Sociedad extends contract ‘Oyarzabal’ until 2028

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Real Sociedad have confirmed the capture of Spanish striker Mikel Oyarzabal. A new contract runs until 2028.

Oyarzabal suffered a serious knee ligament injury in March 2022, and he was out of action for nine months before being named in the Spanish national team. At the 2022 World Cup, the 25-year-old attacker, who is vice-captain, spoke to Sociedad

about extending his contract during his recovery.

Preventing interest from other clubs At the same time, he wanted to show the confidence he has in his players as he recovers from a previous injury.

“I’m very happy, it’s always good news to continue with this team, and even more difficult from last year,” Oyarzabal told the UFABET website.

Oyarzabal, who shares the club captaincy with veteran star Asier Illarramendi, has been in talks with the club over an extension through his injury recovery.

La Real were keen to offset any potential transfer interest in their key forward, and demonstrate their confidence in his recovery, by following through on a renewal

“I want to thank the club for the confidence and the opportunity to stay here for many more years.

I want to help La Real continue to grow. We have to take advantage of this good dynamic in the team and extend it as long as possible. “

Oyarzabal has made 281 appearances for Sociedad, scoring 80 goals and 49 assists.