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Huddersfield handed huge signing boost

first_img1 Alex Smithies Alex Smithies has a signed a new deal with Huddersfield Town.The goalkeeper’s previously contract was due to expire at the end of the season, but he has now put pen to paper on an extension until 2018.The 24-year-old has established himself as a regular at Huddersfield after coming through the club’s youth academy and manager Chris Powell is elated to have tied him down.“I’m absolutely delighted that Alex has committed his long-term future to the club,” Powell told Huddersfield’s website.“Most 24-year-old goalkeepers don’t have 250 First Team games under their belts; Alex is in a class of his own on that front.“Keepers get better with age and experience and we are seeing that with Alex. “With those games already behind him, he will only get better from hereon in. Given the level that he is at now – I believe he is among the best ‘keepers in the division – I’m really excited at that prospect.”last_img read more