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Hunt signs new Reading deal

Hunt signs new Reading deal

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Reading midfielder Stephen Hunt has finally agreed a new deal at the club despite rumours that he could move. Hunt signed a new 3 and a half year deal worth an estimated £25,000 a week.

Director of Football Nicky Hammond quipped: "Considering all the speculation surrounding 'Hunty' in recent weeks his professionalism and commitment have been outstanding, and he personifies the qualities that our team will need for the remainder of this season and beyond."

He added: "He has greatly matured as a player and a person since joining us, and is now an established Premier League and international footballer so we are delighted with this news."

Hunt was delighted to sign the new deal and said: "I am very pleased to sign this new deal and show my commitment to Reading.

"I believe the club can keep going forward in the next few years and I want to play my part in that process."