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Yannick Carrasco Extends Contract With Atletico Madrid

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Belgium international Yannick Carrasco has extended his contract with Atletico Madrid until 2022

Madrid, Spain – Atletico Madrid and Belgium international forward Yannick Carrasco has extended his contract with the club until 2022, the club has confirmed.

It’s big news for Atletico Madrid. Carrasco has enormous potential,” Atletico sporting director Jose Luis Perez Caminero said on the club’s official website.

“We are talking about a very young player but with a lot of personality who can carry the team when they need him. His speed and range give us so many alternatives in our attack.”

“In addition he has a great shot, as we have seen with some of his goals . This makes him a very dangerous player. We are very happy that he can stay with us for a long time because players of his class raise the level of the entire group.”

Carrasco joined Diego Simeone’s side from Monaco in 2015.

The Belgium international is in top form for the Rojiblancos, having scored five goals in his last four games.