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Graham Alexander: Motherwell boss signs long-term deal at Fir Park |  Football news


Motherwell manager Graham Alexander has signed a new deal until at least 2025.

The former Scotland international, who joined the club last January, has led Motherwell to fourth in the Scottish Premiership this season.

Alexander led Fir Park’s side to 59 points in the Premiership over the past calendar year – the third-highest level of the elite – and have won 47.8% of their games at the club.

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“I am delighted to sign a new contract here at Motherwell and to continue the progress we have all made over the past 12 months,” he said.

“Chris (Lucketti) and I have received great support from everyone connected with the club which has certainly helped us focus on our work.

“I have a brilliant relationship with the people I work with on a daily basis, and the environment that we are allowed to develop here to produce results is particularly rewarding.

“I would also like to thank the President and the Board of Directors for trusting us from day one to be successful in this role.

“We know we have a lot more to accomplish here. We will endeavor to work as hard as ever to serve Motherwell in the best way.”

Alexander is the first manager outside Celtic and Rangers to win three Premiership Manager of the Month awards in a calendar year, with only Neil Lennon, Steven Gerrard, Alex McLeish, Brendan Rodgers and Gordon Strachan to do the same. .

His first game since putting pen to paper will be in Ross County on Jan. 18 as the clubs resume operations after the winter recess.

Graham Alexander: Motherwell boss signs long-term deal at Fir Park |  Football news
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Alexander was named Scottish Premiership Manager of the Month in November

“We are absolutely delighted with Graham’s contribution since he joined our club 12 months ago and we are excited about what he is trying to build with us,” added Motherwell President Jim McMahon.

“He is talented, hardworking, dedicated and fully embraces the multi-faceted role at Motherwell.

“The board will continue to support him to help us achieve our goals on and off the pitch.”




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