BREAKING NEWS: Dortmund hand Castro three-year deal


Borussia Dortmund have handed midfielder Gonzalo Castro a new three-year contract that will keep him at the club until 2020.

The 29-year-old joined Dortmund from Bayer Leverkusen for EUR11million in 2015 and has become a key part of Thomas Tuchel's plans.

Castro has made 31 appearances across all competitions this season and follows star duo Julian Weigl and Christian Pulisic in signing new deals.

"I'm really happy about the trust the club has placed in me and I can honestly say that it makes me proud to pull on the Black and Yellow jersey and play football in front of such amazing fans," Castro told the club's official website.