Maren Mjelde: Chelsea defender signs new contract until 2022

Maren Mjelde in action for Chelsea Women
Maren Mjelde helped Chelsea win the Women's Super League title last season

Chelsea defender Maren Mjelde has signed a new contract with the Women's Super League club.

The Norway international, who joined the Blues in January 2017, will now remain at Kingsmeadow until the summer of 2022.

The west London club have the option to extend the 31-year-old's deal by a further 12 months.

"The team have been developing every year and it's the best place to be," she told the club website.external-link