Lucas Moura Champions League hero signs a one-year contract extension with Tottenham Hotspur


Tottenham Hotspur forward Lucas Moura has signed an annual contract extension that may keep him at the Premier League club till 2024.

The 26-year-old’s new deal could be a reward for his very good finish to last season, including a hat-trick in Tottenham’s thrilling Champions League semi-final win at Ajax.

Lucas was a key player in Spurs’ run to the ultimate in Madrid — lost to Liverpool — conjointly scoring the late cluster stage equaliser at Barcelona that took them into the last sixteen before his semi-final heroics.

That treble in Dutch capital, including a last-gasp winner, was his second hat-trick for Tottenham when he conjointly scored 3 against Huddersfield a month earlier.

He eventually scored fifteen goals all told competitions last season and is currently a trustworthy member of coach Mauricio Pochettino’s squad following a slow begin in north London.

Pochettino had to attend to examine the most effective of Lucas as he took time to regulate following his £25 million ($30.2 million) move from Paris Saint Germain in January 2018.

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