Tottenham full-back Kyle Walker pens new five-year deal

Tottenham Hotspur defender Kyle Walker has become the latest first-team member to put a pen to paper on a new five year contract at the club.

The 26-year-old joins the likes of Christian Eriksen, Dele Alli, Danny Rose and Eric Dier in extending his future at the White Hart Lane.

Walker joined the north London outfit from Sheffield United in 2009, but been to loan spells at Bramall Lane, QPR and Aston Villa before cementing a regular spot in Spurs’ first team. He has made more than 150 appearances for the club.

“It’s a great honour,” the England international told Spurs TV. “I want to thank the chairman (Daniel Levy) and the manager (Mauricio Pochettino) for putting their faith in me.

“It’s been a long stay here but a very enjoyable one. I’m fully enjoying it. It’s like my second home now, and I’m happy to commit my future to Tottenham Hotspur.”

Tottenham Hotspur are unbeaten in the ongoing Premier League season so far having won three and drawn two of their fixtures.