Ward was recalled from a loan spell at Aberdeen to put pressure on Simon Mignolet at Liverpool.
The 23-year-old could be at West Ham United until the year 2022 following his lengthy extension.
Johan Cruyff was one of the greatest footballers of all time, achieving high acclaim for his conduct both on and off the field.
Johan Cruyff, who has died aged 68 of cancer, once said his qualities as a footballer were undetectable by a computer.
The 25-year-old has not been as effective for the Scottish Premiership leaders this season.
The winger is on loan from Sheffield Wednesday until the summer.
Livingston's Matthew Knox has started training with Rangers today.
Japan ran out comfortable winners against Afghanistan today.
The West Ham United youngsters recently made the step up to the under-21s.
The Everton goalkeeper admits he wanted to put himself "in the shop window" for a place in the USA side at the 2018 World Cup.