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Gilmour signs new four-year deal with Chelsea

The 18-year-old midfielder made his Premier League debut against Sheffield United.

Billy Gilmour has signed a new Chelsea deal (Donall Farmer/PA)
Billy Gilmour has signed a new Chelsea deal (Donall Farmer/PA)

By PA Sport Staff

Midfielder Billy Gilmour has signed a new four-year deal with Chelsea.

The 18-year-old Scot made his Premier League debut for the Blues in their 2-2 draw with Sheffield United before the international break.

“It’s really exciting for me and my family to sign this four-year deal with the club,” he told Chelsea’s official website.

Gilmour added praise for manager Frank Lampard, adding: “Frank has come in and everyone is buzzing, training is really good and there’s a high standard to everything we do.

“There are exciting times ahead and hopefully I can work hard to get more opportunities as well.”

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