Marcin Wasilewski: Leicester City defender signs new deal

Marcin Wasilewski scores for Leicester in the FA Cup third round against Tottenham in January
Marcin Wasilewski scored against Tottenham in the FA Cup last season, his second goal for Leicester

Leicester City defender Marcin Wasilewski has signed a new one-year contract with the Premier League champions.

The 36-year-old Poland international provided cover for first-choice centre-backs Wes Morgan and Robert Huth last season, starting just eight games.

He said on Instagram:external-link "Signed a new contract. I am glad I will be one year longer part of this team and club."

Wasilewski joined City on a free transfer in the summer of 2013.

He has made a total of 72 appearances for the club, scoring two goals.

The centre-half has won 60 international caps but last played for Poland in 2013 and is not in their squad at Euro 2016.

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