Matt Doherty signs new Wolves contract

Matt Doherty in action at Northampton
Doherty (centre) competes for the ball during his side's Carling Cup win at Northampton last month

Teenage Wolves full-back Matt Doherty has signed a new three-year contract, keeping him at Molineux until 2014.

The 19-year-old Irishman, who joined from Bohemians in August 2010, made his third senior start in Tuesday's 5-0 Carling Cup over Millwall.

Wolves boss Mick McCarthy told the club website:external-link "He reminds me a lot of Kev Foley in the way he plays.

"He has another really solid and mature performance. He's just signed a new contract and I'm delighted with him."

He added: "The Doc was great [against Millwall] and his use of the ball was as good as anybody's."