Marie Mahé, Media365 Posted on Thursday, August 04, 2022 at 11:20 am
This Thursday, via its official Twitter account, the UAE outfit Team Emirates officially extended the contracts of four of its riders, including Matteo Trentin, until 2023.
UAE Team Emirates doesn’t do things by halves. This Thursday, through his account Twitter officially, the Emirates WorldTour Cycling Team has formalized the contract extensions of a total of four riders in its workforce for a short additional season, ie. until the end of 2023 The lucky ones are Trentin, Laengen, but also the Oliveira twin brothers. Italian Matteo Trentin, now 32, won the Samyn this year. In turn, the Oliveira twin brothers arrived in this same formation in 2019. Finally, Norwegian Vegard Stake Laengen, now 33, also imitated them.
Further expansions are planned
In the same press release, UAE said: “UAE Team Emirates is pleased to announce the renewal of four riders with Matteo Trentino, Vegard Stake Laengen and Ivo and Rui Oliveira extending their contracts until the end of the 2023 season. Trentino joined the team at the start of 2021 yr and is an important figure in the Northern Classics teams campaign. Laengen has been with the United Arab Emirates since the teams inception in 2017 and was with the team in both Tour de France triumphs in 2020 and 2021. Ivo and Rui Oliveira have developed from an early age with the team and are gradually finding their place at the top of the professional peloton.” Before we conclude: “More renewal and signing announcements are expected in the coming days.”