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Liverpool Football Club has confirmed that Ben Woodburn has agreed and signed a long-term deal at Melwood, England.
According to the club, the 18-year-old Wales international is committed to his future with Liverpool.
Going back, Woodburn penned a three-year contract las November, which was the maximum length allowed for a player of his age.
However, after turning 18 earlier this month, the young striker put pen to paper in his new contract extension for Liverpool.
“It’s an unbelievable feeling to sign a new contract with Liverpool. This is the club I want to stay at and be here as long as possible. When I was told, all I wanted to do was sign the contract. It feels good. Now I just want to carry on and hopefully show the manager what I can do.” Woodburn told Liverpoolfc.com
Last season, at the age of 17 and 45 day, Woodburn made history as he surpassed Michael Owen’s record when he netted in the EFL Cup quarterfinal victory against Leeds United.
In addition, he has scored once in his 10 games played for Liverpool.