Wigan Athletic have handed a new contract to midfielder James McArthur.
The 24-year-old had two years left on his current deal, but he has now agreed a two-year extension - pledging his future to them until 2016.
Scottish international McArthur has been an important part of Roberto Martinez's first-team plans - starting 18 games.
"I'm delighted to extend my stay at the club after what has been a fantastic season for Wigan Athletic and for me personally," he said.
Martinez added: "James has grown since the day he arrived at Wigan Athletic.
"His attitude, desire and daily standards make him an example for any young professional footballer.
"This season he has managed to put all the hard work in the training ground into effective performances on the pitch, helping the team to achieve outstanding results against the best sides in European football.
"We are all very proud of James at this moment but still very aware that at his age the best footballing years still to come."