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Three more years: Mickey Harte signs contract extension

The decision was made to reward the Tyrone boss at a county committee last night.

Mickey Harte has been in charge of Tyrone since 2002.
Mickey Harte has been in charge of Tyrone since 2002.

TYRONE MANAGER MICKEY Harte has signed a contract extension that will keep him at the county until at least 2015, it has been announced.

His contract was due to be up after this year’s Championship, however a decision was made to reward him with a new contract by the county committee last night.

Speaking to following the announcement, he said:

“It is a great privilege to be asked by the county committee to take charge of the Tyrone senior football team and I gladly accepted that offer.”

Harte has been manager of the county since 2002, helping them to win three All-Irelands since his time there.

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