Two weeks after his agent revealed that a new five year deal had been agreed, Manchester United have announced that Javier Hernandez has extended his contract with the club.

“Playing for Manchester United has been a dream come true for me,” he said. “I never expected my first year to go so well and I’m delighted to commit my future to United. To win a title and appear in a Champions League final was fantastic. I’m looking forward to helping my teammates as we bid to win more trophies for this great club.”