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#Pen to Paper

# pen-to-paper - Friday 3 August, 2018

Jesus has signed a new deal to keep him at Manchester City until 2023

The club have confirmed that the Brazilian striker has agreed a two-year contract extension.

# pen-to-paper - Thursday 12 July, 2018

Ireland defender commits future to Blackburn ahead of Championship return

Derrick Williams will have a big part to play for Tony Mowbray’s side this season.

# pen-to-paper - Wednesday 16 May, 2018

Grand Slam winner Larmour handed first Leinster senior contract

The province have confirmed senior deals for 21 players ahead of the 2018/19 season.

# pen-to-paper - Sunday 29 April, 2018

'Easy decision' as Firmino signs long-term contract extension with Liverpool

The Brazil forward has been in superb form this season, and has been rewarded with a new deal

# pen-to-paper - Tuesday 10 April, 2018

Scrum-half Cronin's AIL form rewarded with Munster contract

The province have also announced new deals for Mike Sherry and Jeremy Loughman.

# pen-to-paper - Wednesday 21 March, 2018

Keane continues to shape squad for next season with new contracts for four backs

Cian Kelleher, Craig Ronaldson, Eoin Griffin and Darragh Leader have all signed new deals out west.

# pen-to-paper - Tuesday 20 March, 2018

Iain Henderson commits long-term future to Ulster and Ireland

The IRFU will be relieved to have secured the services of the second row for a further three years.

# pen-to-paper - Friday 16 March, 2018

Man United defender Rojo rewarded with new Old Trafford contract

The 27-year-old was nearing the final year of his current deal but is now under contract until at least 2021.

# pen-to-paper - Friday 2 March, 2018

Dublin-born MacGinty one of three Sale players rewarded with long-term deals

Byron McGuigan and Denny Solomona have also committed their futures to the Premiership club.

# pen-to-paper - Wednesday 14 February, 2018

Ireland winger Gilroy commits future to Ulster, as Timoney handed first senior contract

The northern province announced the contract news this afternoon.

# pen-to-paper - Thursday 14 December, 2017

Contract boost for Connacht as Ireland international Marmion signs new two-year deal

The 25-year-old will remain in Galway until the 2019 World Cup.

# pen-to-paper - Monday 4 December, 2017

Dundalk midfielder linked with move to Scotland commits his future to Lilywhites

Robbie Benson has signed a new one-year deal with the League of Ireland club.

# pen-to-paper - Monday 27 November, 2017

Lions back row to join Dragons as Bernard Jackman makes first major signing

Ross Moriarty is making the move from Gloucester.

# pen-to-paper - Tuesday 21 November, 2017

'The club wants to go places and I'm in the same boat' - The AFL's latest Irish import

Galway’s Cillian McDaid has signed for Melbourne side Carlton.

# pen-to-paper - Thursday 16 November, 2017

'The best right back in the league' signs new three-year deal with Dundalk

Sean Gannon is staying with the Lilywhites.

# pen-to-paper - Tuesday 7 November, 2017

Sheppard ends Dundalk speculation as he commits to Cork City for two more years

‘I can’t wait for next season, as we go out to try and defend our double.’

# pen-to-paper - Wednesday 1 November, 2017

Good business by Derry as Shiels signs on for two more years

The 61-year-old has guided the Candystripes to back-to-back top four finishes.

# pen-to-paper - Friday 1 September, 2017

Promising Derry City youngster Holden seals Deadline Day move to Bristol

The 20-year-old midfielder has signed on a two-year deal.

# pen-to-paper - Tuesday 18 July, 2017

Conte commits to Chelsea as he signs new two-year deal

‘Now we must work even harder to stay at the top,’ the Italian said after signing the deal.

# pen-to-paper - Monday 17 July, 2017

'To come from the LOI to playing regularly in the Championship, it’s something I'm definitely proud of'

Ireland U21 midfielder Ryan Manning has been rewarded with a contract extension by QPR.

# pen-to-paper - Thursday 29 June, 2017

In-demand Irish midfielder ends speculation by signing 'significantly improved' Plymouth deal

Graham Carey reported for pre-season training this morning and signed a new contract with the League One club.

# pen-to-paper - Monday 26 June, 2017

Ireland star Campbell rewarded with new deal at Manchester City

The extension comes a just reward for her glittering FA Cup final contribution, and an early birthday present.

# pen-to-paper - Sunday 25 June, 2017

New deal for 'man of the season' Conte would be Chelsea's best signing - Lampard

The club’s former midfielder feels keeping the Italian at Stamford Bridge is key

# pen-to-paper - Tuesday 13 June, 2017

Flannery and Jones promoted up the coaching ladder as they sign new Munster deals

The ex-players have new titles to match their contract extensions in Rassie’s backroom team.

# pen-to-paper - Sunday 28 May, 2017

Michael Carrick is staying at Man United for another year

The Old Trafford club have tied down the midfielder to a new contract after a strong season under Jose Mourinho.

# pen-to-paper - Tuesday 9 May, 2017

Ex-Cork defender Lenihan earns new contract at Hull

The Ireland U21 international has recently returned to full fitness.

# pen-to-paper - Friday 5 May, 2017

Injured Irish skipper Seamus Coleman inks new five-year deal at Everton

Coleman has been heavily linked with a move to Manchester United this season.

# pen-to-paper - Monday 1 May, 2017

A leading senior inter-county manager explains why he pens a regular local newspaper column

Niall Carew is a regular contributor to the Sligo Champion.

# pen-to-paper - Tuesday 7 February, 2017

Ireland winger Hayes commits to Aberdeen after failed bids from Championship club

The Dubliner was capped twice by Martin O’Neill last year.

# pen-to-paper - Monday 23 January, 2017

Liverpool target Pulisic commits long-term future to Borussia Dortmund

The USA international has ignored interest from the Reds to to sign a contract at Signal Iduna Park until 2020.

# pen-to-paper - Friday 30 December, 2016

James McClean rewarded with 'new-and-improved' contract at West Brom

The Ireland winger has committed his future to the Premier League club.

# pen-to-paper - Thursday 1 December, 2016

Done deal! Devin Toner signs new three-year contract with IRFU to stay at Leinster

The towering second row was one of the stars of Ireland’s November series campaign.

# pen-to-paper - Sunday 6 November, 2016

Done deal! Cristiano Ronaldo signs new Real Madrid contract until 2021 CR7

Done deal! Cristiano Ronaldo signs new Real Madrid contract until 2021

He joins Gareth Bale in extending his deal with the Spanish club.

# pen-to-paper - Wednesday 19 October, 2016

'Project player' Ludik agrees new deal that will keep him at Ulster until 2020

The versatile back will be eligible for the Irish national team next summer.

# pen-to-paper - Tuesday 12 July, 2016

'Few players can have provided such value for money' - Whelan signs new deal with Stoke

The Ireland midfielder commits his future to the Potters.

# pen-to-paper - Tuesday 14 June, 2016

Good news for Ireland midfielder Harry Arter as he secures his long-term club future

The 26-year-old midfielder has played a central role in the Cherries’ recent rise.

# pen-to-paper - Thursday 9 June, 2016

'I just want to put the past behind me' - Darron Gibson signs new two-year deal with Everton

The Ireland midfielder wants to repay the club’s faith after extending his stay until 2018.

# pen-to-paper - Wednesday 18 May, 2016

He's staying! John Terry signs new one-year contract with Chelsea

There had been plenty speculation over the defender’s future.

# pen-to-paper - Tuesday 23 February, 2016

Michael O'Neill set for new four-year Northern Ireland contract worth £500k annually - reports

O’Neill has guided Northern Ireland to their first major tournament since 1986.

# pen-to-paper - Friday 22 January, 2016

Two more Munster players have signed new contracts with the province

John Ryan and Andrew Conway have committed their futures to the province.

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