Jones extends expiring contract at Feyenoord until mid-2019
Goalkeeper Brad Jones is also the following two seasons under contract at Feyenoord. The goaltender extended his expiring commitment to the newly crowned national champions Monday with a year, and is now fixed until mid-2019.
Jones (35) migrated from NEC last summer after half a season for Feyenoord. In Rotterdam, gold the four-time Australian international as a replacement for the long-term injured Kenneth Vermeer.
Also when Vermeer fit again was kept trainer Giovanni van Bronckhorst stuck to the former goalkeeper of Liverpool in the basiself. Jones was 32 Eredivisieduels under the bar and held therein seventeen times his goal clean.
“For me it was not a difficult choice,” said Jones. “How everything here this season has gone, with of course the championship as the highlight, that had not have been better. The club feels perfect for me.”
Technical director Martin van Geel is delighted with the contract extension. “By his stay there in the coming season involved major competition, under the lat, but that belongs to a club like Feyenoord. In addition, we are going to the Champions League, so we are on a high as strong as possible and a wide selection of want to have.”
Jones assured than a week ago with the Team from the first championship since 1999 thanks to a 3-1 thuiszege at Heracles Almelo. Therefore, the Rotterdam next year in the Champions League.
His professional debut was Jones at the beginning of this century, in Middlesbrough. Through rentals to clubs like Blackpool and Sheffield Wednesday he ended up in 2010 in Liverpool. At the club he was never a fixed value.
The keeper is not the first Feyenoorder that his contract extends. Previously signed Tonny Vilhena (until mid 2020), Rick Karsdorp (2021), Bilal Basaçikoglu (2020), Karim El Ahmadi, Sven van Beek and Terence Kongolo (all 2019) in The Cockpit.
Contract news ?️ | Brad Jones is also in the next two years Feyenoorder and draw until 2019! ?⚪️
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