Galtier signs St. Etienne extension

St. Etienne announced Tuesday that the club has signed manager Christophe Galtier to a two-year contract extension.

Galtier became St. Etienne's boss in 2009 and was named joint Coach of the Year with PSG's Carlo Ancelotti this term.

"The board of AS Saint-Etienne would like to thank Christophe Galtier for the quality of his work and his commitment to the club," read a statement from the club. "A first assessment of the current season has been established and a reflection is committed on the prospects for next season.

"The (board) meeting also served to extend the contract of Christophe Galtier until (June 30, 2016)."