Mourinho salutes Shaw.

Jose Mourinho has paid tribute to Luke Shaw after the England international signed a new contract at Manchester United.

The 23-year-old put pen to paper on a new deal on Thursday, extending his stay at Old Trafford until June 2023, with an option for another year.

“Luke fully deserves this contract," said Mourinho as reported.

"He understood his development process, he has worked really hard at every level and he always believes in himself which is a great attribute to have.

"Luke is still young and is improving all the time and he must feel very proud of himself.

“I am delighted that we are keeping such a talented young English player with a bright future ahead of him.”

Shaw who moved to United from Southampton back in 2014, was happy with his new deal.

“Since I came to United it’s been a whirlwind four years that have passed so quickly," he said.

This Chelsea star must leave to reach top level.

"I am very proud to sign my new contract and continue my stay at this great club. I want to thank everybody that has stood by me and shown me huge support - the management, my team-mates and the fans.

"I want to let everyone know that I will give everything I have to repay them and deliver success over the years to come.

"I’m still very young with a lot more to learn and I can’t wait to continue my progress under Jose Mourinho.”

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