Dean Whitehead has today extended his contract by an additional 2 years.
Whitehead arrived initially on a 3 year deal expiring July 2007, which he extended by a further year during the close season.
Following his excellent performances in the Premier League, the club have offered a further 2 years extension which Whitehead has accepted.
“"It's nice to be offered the contract and I'm delighted to pledge my future to the club. I'm relishing the opportunity to play here for the years to come."