Jonas Hofmann extends contract at Dortmund
DORTMUND, Germany (AP)
Borussia Dortmund has extended highly rated midfielder Jonas Hofmann's contract through June 2018.
The Bundesliga side says on its website that the 21-year-old Hofmann signed his new deal on Friday.
Hofmann scored one goal and set up four more in four appearances as a substitute in the league and cup this season.
Dortmund sports director Michael Zorc says ''Jonas has taken a huge step forward in the last months but he is a long way from ending his development. We're delighted to work with him long-term and to be able to go through hopefully the best part of his career together.''
Hofmann, a German under-21 international, switched to Dortmund from Hoffenheim in 2011.