The FC Arsenal continues to rely on its captain for the long term Martin Ödegaard. As the top English football club announced on Friday, the Norwegian extended his contract until the summer of 2028. Odegaard was out in August 2021 Real Madrid permanently moved to Arsenal after playing for the Londoners on loan from January of the same year.
Unlike in Madrid, Odegaard prevailed in London. The 24-year-old is under in midfield Team manager Mikel Arteta set and sets the rhythm of the game. “It was an easy decision to extend my contract. There are many reasons for this,” said Odegaard: “We have big plans, I’ve made myself at home here.” (sid)