Oblak pens one-year extension

2016-02-10 10:01
Jan Oblak (Getty Images)

Madrid - Atletico Madrid goalkeeper Jan Oblak signed a one-year extension that will keep him under contract in the Spanish capital until 2021, the club announced on Tuesday.

Slovenia international Oblak, 23, joined Atletico from Benfica last season, becoming the club's first-choice keeper after displacing Miguel Angel Moya.

Oblak has excelled for Atletico this season with Diego Simeone's side having conceded a league-low 11 goals in 23 matches. He has also kept 18 clean sheets in 29 appearances in all competitions this term.

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