London-born Nigerian midfielder, Tariq Uwakwe, has committed his future to Chelsea, the club confirmed on their official web site.
The new contract suggests that Uwakwe can stay at Stamford Bridge till a minimum of the tip of the 2021/2022 season, having place pen to paper on a three-year contract.
Uwakwe joined the Blues as associate Under-9 and is getting into his twelfth season with the club.
Although he has nevertheless to form his skilled debut, he’s wide considered one among the highest prospects at Chelsea.
The 19-year-old was invited to coach with the primary team, earlier than a Premier League fixture against Tottenham Hotspur in Gregorian calendar month.
Uwakwe was conjointly a part of the britain squad that won the distinguished Toulon Tournament in 2017.