Stephen Kenny has agreed a contract extension with Dundalk up until the end of the 2015 season.

Kenny took up the managerial position with Dundalk in November 2012 on a two-year contract.

Dundalk Chairman Ciaran Bond stated: “All Dundalk fans have been thrilled with the level of performances from the team this year.

“Stephen’s professionalism, work-rate and passion for the job have been a major factor in the club’s revival this year.

“The club will benefit from stability and reaching agreement with Stephen on a contract extension for a further year until the end of the 2015 season is a major boost to our long-term plans for the club.”