Maziar Kouhyar: Walsall midfielder signs new contract with League One club

Maziar Kouhyar
Maziar Kouhyar has scored once for Walsall, in the Checkatrade Trophy

Walsall midfielder Maziar Kouhyar has signed a new contract with the League One club until the summer of 2019.

The 19-year-old, who signed his first professional deal in February, has made five league appearances this season.

"I'm really happy to extend my contract with the club," Afghanistan-born Kouhyar told the club website.

Manager Jon Whitney added: "He had a really strong pre-season and showed us what he's about. He deserves an extended contract."

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