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Bond inks three-year Watford contract

Goalkeeper Jonathan Bond has become the second of the club's out-of-contract players to sign fresh terms, committing to three more years.

Bond, 20, has signed a three-year extension to his Hornet's contract - due to expire next week - and will now remain in WD18 until 2016.

The highly-rated Hemel Hempstead-born 'keeper made his first-team breakthrough last term, making seven Championship starts for Watford deputising for the injured Manuel Almunia.

A Welsh Under-17 and Under-19 international, Bond also made a further two appearances in cup competitions, featuring against both Bradford City and Manchester City.

Speaking to the official site, technical director Gian Luca Nani endorsed Bond's new deal: "Jonathan is a very good goalkeeper and has a great future ahead of him, so it`s fantastic that he`s agreed a new contract.'




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Writer: Tom Bodell Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Thursday June 27 2013

Time: 5:35PM

Your Comments

Great news about Bond..
watford1881
Really good news. If for any reason Almunia is not back next season, I'd be more than happy for Bondy to step up.
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