Matej Kovar.

New deal and loan move for Kovar

Friday 09 September 2022 10:30

Matej Kovar has signed a new contract with Manchester United and is heading out on loan for the rest of the 2022/23 season.

The 22-year-old has finalised fresh terms with the Reds that will run until June 2025, with the option of a further year.

His immediate future, however, lies away from Old Trafford as a temporary move to Sparta Prague has been secured, subject to international clearance.

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The Czech Republic Under-21 international is returning to his homeland to play for Sparta in the top flight for the campaign.

Kovar has previously spent time on loan in the EFL, firstly when joining Swindon Town in August 2020.

Earlier this year, he moved to Burton Albion for a similar spell.

Everyone at United would like to wish Matej the very best of luck during his loan spell and we will keep tabs on his progress.