Stoke City Tie down Ramadan Sobhi with a five-year contract
Ramadan Sobhi, has signed a five-year deal following an impressive opening campaign at the bet365 Stadium.
Sobhi, nicknamed the ‘Egyptian Messi’, ignored keen interest from Manchester United to continue with Potters.
Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho has been a long-term admirer of the Egyptian ace
Sobhi joined the Premier League side last summer after signing a four-year contract with the Potters, but the club extended his contract on Thursday for another season.
“I’m proud to be part of this club and I’m determined to repay Stoke City for the faith they showed in signing me at just 19,” Sobhi told the club’s official website on Thursday.
The 20-year-old produced many fine displays in his eight appearances with the club last season, proving his talent as a promising player.
“I received a friendly and good welcome from everyone at the club, including my teammates and the management team in my first season. Thanks to the fans for the support they gave me throughout last season,” he added.
“Last season was good, but I am confident that the best is yet to come.”