The Ivory Coast international has been heavily linked with a move away from Liberty Stadium every since his impressive debut season in the Premier League. The 25-year-old, Wilfried Bony has bagged 26 goals for the south Wales side last term, following it up with four this campaign.
Arsenal and Liverpool were both credited with an interest, but boss Garry Monk is thrilled to fend off the interest.
“It’s great news for the club,” said Garry Monk, whose side sit fifth in the league table. “I’ve spoken a lot about what Bony has brought to the club not just on the pitch but off it as well. ” Bony has shown that he is very committed to this club by signing an extension here. Said Garry Monk”
“These types of players are ones that we do our best to keep at the club for a long time. But it’s also important that we see commitment from that player towards the club, his team-mates and the fans. “Bony has shown that he is very committed to this club by signing an extension here.”