Tottenham are set to enter talks with midfielder Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg over a new deal after the Danish international’s impressive start to the season.
The 27-year-old’s current contract expires in the summer of 2025, but he will add more years via an extension that will also see the midfield star receive a pay rise and move into the London club’s second-tier earner, reports Football Insider. .
Hojbjerg’s current contract, signed when he joined from Southampton for £15m in the summer of 2020, is said to be worth around £5m a year, or £95,000 a week, according to the report.
The Dane is off to an impressive start to the current campaign and is a player that Tottenham manager Antonio Conte sees as essential to his side.
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Hojbjerg has played in every game he has been available for this season for Tottenham and his performances have improved even more than last year.
The Danish international has been one of Spurs’ best players and has started to add goals to his game in general.
It is no surprise that Conte wants to reward the 27-year-old for his efforts, as the midfielder is likely to sign the new contract when it is offered to him.