Dominic Solanke has extended his contract with Bournemouth until 2027.
Dominic Solanke, striker for AFC Bournemouth, has committed his future to the club by signing a contract extension that will keep him at the Vitality Stadium until the summer of 2027.
The announcement comes only days after Solanke became a father for the first time, giving an extra layer of delight to the event.
Dominic Solanke has been a staple in the first squad since joining from Liverpool in January 2019, making 179 appearances for the club.
With 58 goals and 28 assists, his services to the squad have been critical.
Solanke’s previous contract extension came after a spectacular 2021/22 season in the Championship, during which he scored 29 goals. He played a key role in Bournemouth’s promotion to the Premier League.
In the Premier League, he continued to impress, tallying six goals and seven assists and playing a key role in Bournemouth’s survival.
Dominic Solanke is staying with The Cherries for 4 more years
The decision to extend Solanke’s contract for another year demonstrates the club’s commitment to keep their star scorer despite interest from West Ham United during the previous transfer window.
This new contract reinforces Solanke’s commitment to the Cherries and highlights the club’s goals as they prepare for their Premier League season.
AFC Bournemouth Chief Executive Neill Blake expressed his joy with the contract extension.
“We’re thrilled to have someone of Dom’s calibre commit his future to the club having already enjoyed many successful moments together,” Blake stated (via Bournemouth’s website).
“He’s a player and a person we hold in high regard both on and off the field, and we’re excited to continue working with him.”
“I’m excited to see what the next few years have in store for us, and I’m confident that we can continue our success at the highest level of football together.”