Chelsea`s Kalou signs new three-year contract

Updated: Oct 13, 2009, 00:06 AM IST

London: Ivory Coast forward Salomon Kalou has signed a new three-year contract with Chelsea.

"I am very pleased Salomon has signed a new contract with us as he is an important player for this club," manager Carlo Ancelotti told the Premier League team`s website on Monday.

Kalou, 24, joined Chelsea in 2006 from Dutch side Feyenoord and has scored 31 goals in more than 150 appearances for the London club.

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