Wigan Athletic midfield man Jordi Gomez has put pen to paper on a two year extension to his current contract that was due to expire at the end of this season
Gomez has made 24 appearances this season and scored four goals making him joint top scorer along with Ben Watson and Franco Di Santo, having found some fine form over the past few months there were no shortage of offers for the talented 26 year old but he has shown his commit to the Latics signing his extension, especially considering our future in the Premier League is very much in the balance.
Roberto Martinez is delighted that Gomez has signed his extension, speaking to the official website Martinez said: ‘We are delighted that Jordi is committing himself to our football club.
“He is our top goal-scorer this season and his vision has provided us with a real playmaking role in the side.
“He has accumulated a fantastic experience in the Barclays Premier League and with potential offers waiting for him in the summer, it is a fantastic gesture towards the football club that he has chosen to commit to Wigan Athletic at this crucial moment of the season.”
Gomez is also delighted to be staying at the Latics, Jordi says: ‘I would like to thank everyone at the club for making me feel welcome here.
“I feel I can keep improving here and now I want to keep focusing on my game and do all I can to finish the season strongly and keep our Premier League status.’
Jordi Gomez – Delighted to be staying
By permission of Bernard Platt/Wigan Athletic
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