pedro rodriguez

Chelsea winger Pedro Rodriguez has signed a one-year contract extension with the club.

Pedro, 31, joined Chelsea from Barcelona in the summer of 2015 and is now contracted to the club till the summer of 2020.

Pedro had some few things to say after signing the contract extension. The Spaniard said:

“It is very good for me, I am really happy here in the club, with my team-mates, the supporters and the club in general.

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“It’s important for me to continue with Chelsea, I am comfortable here and want to win new titles and trophies. I want to help the team, score goals, and I repeat, I am really happy.”

Meanwhile, Pedro has played 131 games for Chelsea and has scored 28 goals. The club director, Marina Granovskaia also expressed satisfaction with the extension.

She said: “We are very happy to secure Pedro’s services for another year.

“Since becoming a Chelsea player he has regularly demonstrated his quality on the field and we look forward to seeing him continue to flourish under the guidance of Maurizio Sarri.”

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Pedro’s history at Barcelona surely played a part in the new deal, as he gets to play under a manager that has a style similar to the philosophy of Barcelona.

A system he enjoyed success with while at the Camp Nou.