Leeds United youngster signs first professional contract at Elland Road

Leeds United youngster Morten Spencer has put pen to paper on his first professional contract at Elland Road.

Tuesday, 27th April 2021, 10:17 am
Updated Tuesday, 27th April 2021, 10:18 am
Leeds United youngster Morten Spencer. Pic: LUFC
Leeds United youngster Morten Spencer. Pic: LUFC

Spencer - who joined the Whites from Sunderland in 2019 - has signed a two-year deal in West Yorkshire which will run until the summer of 2023.

The 17-year-old has been a regular for the Under-18s this term in the second half of the campaign after his return from injury.

Spencer has made 10 Premier League 2 appearances for the club, scoring two goals and notching three assists.

Sign up to our Leeds United newsletter

The i newsletter cut through the noise

He also featured for the club in the FA Youth Cup and found the back of the net against MK Dons in an 8-2 victory.

Spencer joins fellow youngsters and Thorp Arch teammates Charlie Allen and Max Dean in signing professional terms in recent months.