Kieran Trippier has put pen to paper on a new five-year contract with Tottenham, the club has announced.

The defender emerged as Spurs’ first choice right-back towards the end of last season, taking the place of Kyle Walker who joined Manchester City last week.

Doubts were raised over Walker’s fitness and commitment to the team last term, giving Trippier the chance to nail down a place in Tottenham’s starting line-up.

His new deal, which has been in the pipeline for weeks now, demonstrates the trust Mauricio Pochettino has in the 26-year-old. Here’s how Twitter reacted to the news.



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