Sorensen extends Stoke stay

AFP, Tuesday 20 Dec 2011

Danish international set to stay at Britannia Stadium until end of 2013/14 season

Thomas Sorensen (Photo: AP)

Stoke City goalkeeper Thomas Sorensen has signed a new contract that will keep him at the Premier League club for an additional two and a half years, the player announced on his Twitter account on Tuesday.

Sorensen joined Stoke from English top-flight rivals Aston Villa in 2008 and is now set to stay at the Britannia Stadium until the end of the 2013-14 season.

"Just signed a new contract this morning," Denmark international Sorensen wrote. "Proud to be a Potter for another 2 1/2 years."

The 35-year-old Sorensen has played 13 games so far this season for Stoke, who are currently eighth in the table.

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