Everton defender, Jarrad Branthwaite has committed his future to the club by signing a new 4-year contract despite interest from Manchester United.
Manchester United had the 21-year-old defender on their shortlist of players who they are looking to acquire. Erik ten Hag men already start pulling weights and making plans to bring him to Old Trafford.
The dreams from the Theatre of Dreams has been cut short as Jarrad Branthwaite has put pen to paper to extend his stay and commit his future to Everton.
The young defender signed a 4 year deal with Everton. This will keep him with The Toffees till 2027.
🚨🔵 Jarrad Branthwaite has signed a new long-term deal at Everton, done and sealed. #EFC
Club confirms new four-year contract until the end of June 2027. pic.twitter.com/YuhMFs1f5q
— Fabrizio Romano (@FabrizioRomano) October 6, 2023
Manchester United will have to pay a higher fee if they still wish to sign Jarrad Branthwaite.