Everton manager David Moyes rewarded defender Seamus Coleman with a new five-and-a-half-year deal and then expressed his hope there were more bargains like him to be found in the lower leagues.
The 22-year-old cost the Toffees just £60,000 when they bought him from Sligo Rovers in January 2009 and his progress since then has seen him establish himself in the first-team squad.
"He deserves it as he's worked really hard since the early days when we brought him in from Ireland," said the Scot.
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