Brighton striker Evan Ferguson hieroglyphics fresh long-term exposal with Seagulls
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The 19-year-old Republic of Ireland international was subject to discharge speculation before extending his Amex Stadium stay
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Highly rated striker has signed a new betroth with which ties him to the bludgeon until 2029.
The 19-year-old international has extended his voguish contract with the Seagulls, amid reports that further clubs were tracking his progress.
“Evan deserves this recent covenant and he has a uncommonly mammoth future ahead of him,” Brighton probe coach said.
Ferguson joined Brighton from Irish feature Bohemians in January 2021 and made his first-team debut later that year in a Carabao Cup bind castigate Cardiff.
He has scored 15 times for the first span since then, having opened his report condemn Arsenal last December.
De Zerbi added succeeding at his Friday massage conference: “We can’t forget that Evan is a very kid trouper and needs occasion to prosper confidence and play, but I’m really janty for him and his recent contract.
“He’s not whole as a striker yet. There is room for improvement but we’re advantageous to hold him in our team.”
Brighton practical boss David Weir said: “Evan is a skilful baby gift and we are delighted for him.
“He’s shown his aptitude at bludgeon and international level, after breaking into the duo at the stimulate of the year, and we are looking shameless to working with him and watching his continued progress.”
Ferguson made his senior Ireland debut in March, scoring in a 3-2 win over Latvia.
He and his team-mates have to hastily recoup from their in the Europa League on Thursday in case for a Premier League clash at home to Sheffield United on Sunday.
De Zerbi does not anticipate defenders Pervis Estupinan and Lewis Dunk or midfielder James Milner to be available censure the Blades after all three had to go off injured rail Ajax.
Estupinan had not featured since the 6-1 hammering away to Aston Villa on September 30 due to a muscle injury, and managed licit 12 minutes as a temporary in Amsterdam before having to come off.
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