Premier League newcomers Nottingham Forest have confirmed that Brennan Johnson has signed a brand new four-year contract with the membership.
Johnson, 21, scored 19 objectives for Forest final season to assist them earn promotion by way of the play-offs and attain the quarter-finals of the FA Cup, after which went on to assist Wales attain their first World Cup finals in 64 years as he bagged his first worldwide aim towards Belgium final month.
All that got here in his first full season within the Forest squad after the academy graduate spent the earlier marketing campaign on mortgage at Lincoln.
He attracted consideration from Premier League golf equipment final January however can now fulfil his top-flight ambitions together with his hometown membership.
“Brennan was instrumental in our success final 12 months and he’s received the potential to make a huge impact in our return to the Premier League,” Nottingham Forest head coach Steve Cooper mentioned.
“He’s spent his whole footballing life with Nottingham Forest and everybody on the membership could be very proud at what he’s achieved to this point. Nevertheless, at simply 21-years-old, his finest days are forward of him and he has a really excessive ceiling at what he might obtain.
“With that in thoughts, we’re all delighted that he has dedicated himself to Nottingham Forest long run.”
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Johnson, who joined Forest aged eight, mentioned: “Simply needed to say that firstly the help that I’ve felt from the followers final season was unbelievable. Enjoying for Nottingham Forest within the Premier League was at all times my dream rising up and now it’s going to occur.
“It has been an unbelievable journey from the academy to the primary crew and I need to thank the supervisor, all of the employees and the entire board for believing in me and giving me the arrogance to exit on the pitch and present what I can do.
“I’m actually excited for this new season and feeling the vitality from the followers out on the Metropolis Floor which I’m certain can be one thing particular.”