Berlin, May 15 (IANS) Germany coach Joachim Low has signed a contract extension till 2022, the German Football Association announced on Tuesday.

Low, Germany's head coach since 2006, is now set to lead his national team through the 2018 FIFA World Cup, UEFA Euro 2020 and the World Cup 2022, due to be held in Qatar, reports Efe.

"Joachim Low has extended his contract as Die Mannschaft head coach until 2022!" the Association posted to Twitter.

Association president Reinhard Grindel made the announcement just before Low named the provisional German squad for the 2018 World Cup, where Germany is to defend the title between June 14 and July 15.