Last Updated: 17/07/20 7:55pm
Adebayo Akinfenwa has signed a one-year contract extension at Wycombe Wanderers following the club’s promotion to the Sky Bet Championship.
The 38-year-old extended his four-year stay at Adams Park after helping them earn promotion to English football’s second tier for the first time in the club’s 133-year history.
He wrote on Instagram: “I’ve got to thank God. The journey continues. I’m proud, honoured & blessed to have signed another year with [Wycombe].
“The last four years have been epic and cultivated with Monday night’s achievement, I’m looking forward to making more memories.”
Wycombe beat Oxford 2-1 in the League One play-off final at Wembley on Tuesday.
Jurgen Klopp sent Akinfenwa, a Liverpool fan, a congratulatory video message after his play-off success and invited him to celebrate their Premier League title win with the team.
Club captain Matt Bloomfield, top scorer Joe Jacobson and ever-present defender Anthony Stewart have also all signed multi-year deals to extend their stays with the club.
Alex Pattison triggered a clause in his contract to extend his stay for another year.
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Source : Sky Sports