Van der Sar delighted to extend Man Utd contract

Van der Sar told “I am absolutely delighted to extend my stay here.

“Everything has gone well for me and the club and I am really looking forward to the next year-and-a-half of my contract with Manchester United.

“Hopefully we can get some silverware and I look forward to a successful end to this season.”

The new deal will keep him at Old Trafford until 2008.