Anderson pens United extenion

Anderson pens United extenion

Published Dec. 15, 2010 2:27 p.m. ET

Brazilian midfielder Anderson has extended his Manchester United contract until June 2015.

The club announced on Wednesday afternoon the former Porto player has penned a four-and-a-half-year extension having returned from long-term injury problems this season.

Anderson, 22, told "This is the best club to be at and I would like to thank everyone for the great support I have received over the years.

"I am looking forward to winning many more trophies with this club and I am so pleased to have signed a new contract."