the Danish superliga club Aalborg has placed an additional year on midfielder Patrick Olsen's contract, so it now runs until the summer of 2023.
It informs the local club in a press release.
Patrick Olsen came to the AaB last summer after two seasons at FC Helsingør and has established itself as stamspiller on trainer Jacob Friis' crew.
- He has a winning mentality and is very professional in his approach and works hard, and in this sense he is a role model for our young talents, " says AaB's team he will play, Inge André Olsen.
- Also outside the pitch is Patrick a breath of fresh air to our mentality and as a counterbalance to our many local boys in the squad, saith the sportschefen.
As a youth player was Patrick Olsen considered one of Danish football's greatest talents, and he is listed for all 58 matches for various national youth teams.
He is a product of Brøndbys youth work, but changed already as a teenager to the Italian team Inter.
Since he was past the clubs in three different countries, before he in 2017 returned to Denmark and FC Helsingør.
Here it was for two seasons and two nedrykninger, which resulted in a slide from the League to the 2. division.
With the contract with AaB getting his career back on track at the highest level in Danish football.
- I had a good feeling in advance, and AaB has indeed been a great match for me, says Patrick Olsen.
- I have constantly had in my head that I should do everything I could to convince people that I actually am an okay player, and the first year has almost been too good to be true.
Patrick Olsen and AaB must be on the court again Thursday, where the team is at home in the meetings of the AGF.