FC Cologne has Monday very good news to bring. Star player Jonas Hector extended his contract with the kids of the goats until mid-2023. The contract extension is noteworthy because Cologne, currently last in the Bundesliga, almost certain of relegation to second class. The 27-year-old Hector is the past few years, the hard left of the German Mannschaft.
With still three days to go count red lantern Cologne eight points behind at number sixteen Freiburg, which at the end of the season, a barrageduel have to play with a resembled. A pretty hopeless situation for the roodhemden. But just at that moment, the club can be her star player longer to bind.
Jonas Hector, since 2010, good for 187 official appearances (and six goals) for Cologne, continued Monday his scribble under the one corresponding to June 2023. Cologne had him in the summer of 2010 press conference picked up at SV Auersmacher in the German fifth class. The rear had in Cologne is still a contract till June 2021, but could the past months in the interest of a host of top teams from home and abroad.
“FC Cologne made it possible for me to break out of the lower classes into the national team,” opened Hector on the clubwebsite. “I’m the club are very grateful and feel deeply connected with Cologne. I had after this season, easily the club can change, but that didn’t feel right. We have the past few weeks a lot of samengezeten and I have deep thought. The outcome is clear: I want to join FC Cologne remain and me next season, along with the team and the fans, completely.”
Hector made his debut for the Mannschaft in the autumn of 2014, after the Germans half a year earlier world champion. Since then, he came in 3.5 years to 36 caps (and three goals) for Germany. Last summer, he won with the Mannschaft the Confederations Cup in Russia.