Midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan has extended his contract with Inter Milan until the end of June 2026.
This is confirmed by an official announcement from the Nerazzurri. the Armenian has signed a new two-year deal.
Throughout the current season, Mkhitaryan has been a key part of Inter’s starting eleven.
The 34-year-old former Arsenal, Manchester United, and Borussia Dortmund midfielder has formed the first-choice midfield trio alongside Nicolo Barella and Hakan Calhanoglu.
Mkhitaryan has been a player who has brought balance on the left side of midfield.
The Armenian has contributed heavily in both phases of play. He has chipped in with goals and assists, but much more than that.
Mkhitaryan, who has played in various positions in attack and attacking midfield throughout his career, transitioned into more of a box-to-box role during three seasons at Roma.
And that has been the position that the veteran has played for Inter.
Despite being well into his thirties, Mkhitaryan’s stamina and work-rate have impressed.
Henrikh Mkhitaryan Signs One-Year Inter Contract Extension Until End Of June 2026
At the start of this season, Mkhitaryan’s contract ran out at the end of next June.
The Armenian signed a two-year deal when he arrived from Roma on a free transfer in the summer of 2022. That is the contract that he was still under.
But given the continued importance of Mkhitaryan to the team, it is little surprise that Inter were keen to extend the player’s deal.
Therefore, the negotiations on a new deal have been ongoing for some weeks now.
And they have reached a positive conclusion. Mkhitaryan has put pen to paper on a new contract.
The 34-year-old’s new deal runs until the end of June 2026.
Mkhitaryan has already made 67 appearances for Inter since his move from the Giallorossi.