English football: Adebayor signs new Arsenal contract

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Tuesday, May 22, 2007

Emmanuel Adebayor

Emmanuel Adebayor of Arsenal F.C., an English Football Association team, has signed a new "long-term" contract with The Gunners.

The striker was one of French football manager Arsène Wenger's most in-demand players last season. He has played in 57 matches, scoring 16 goals in his time with Arsenal. Adebayor, who is also one of the leaders of Togo national football team, with 36 games and 15 goals, joined the Emirates Stadium's home team in 2006, coming for £3 million from AS Monaco Football Club.

The details of the deal are not known yet.