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Lucas Vazquez Renews Contract With Real Madrid Until 2021

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Lucas Vazquez has agreed a new five-year contract with Real Madrid, which will keep him at the club until 2021

Madrid, Spain – Spanish international right-winger Lucas Vazquez has agreed to a new five-year contract with Real Madrid, which will keep him at Santiago Bernabeu until 2021, the club announced.

“Real Madrid C. F. and Lucas Vázquez have agreed the extension of the player’s contract, which sees him linked to the club until June 30, 2021.

On Thursday at 1:30pm, Lucas Vázquez will appear before the media in the press room at the Santiago Bernabéu stadium.”

Vazquez is one of Zinedine Zidane’s most reliable players. He has gradually been given more regular playing time and he has capitalized on every opportunity he has been given. This season has has starred in 10 official games – seven in La Liga, two in the Champions League and the UEFA Super Cup final against Sevilla.

After a highly-productive loan stint at Espanyol, he returned to Real Madrid last season, signing a five-year deal with the club where he came through the youth ranks.

The 25-year-old will be presented to the media on Thursday.

He joins Luka Modric and Toni Kroos as the players who have signed new deals since the season started. Cristiano Ronaldo and Gareth Bale are also negotiating their contract extensions, according to some reports from Spain.