Richie has turn out to be slightly richer.
Toronto FC introduced on Wednesday that the membership has signed Canadian worldwide defender Richie Laryea to a brand new contract. As per membership coverage, phrases of the deal weren’t disclosed.
“Richie has been terrific since he joined us. He played a valuable role, both for TFC, and the Canadian Men’s National Team last year,” mentioned TFC GM Ali Curtis. “Off the field, Richie’s character and personality is tremendous. He earned this new contract in many ways, and we are excited for he, his family, and what he will bring to TFC moving forward.”
Laryea has made two appearances with one purpose this season for Toronto FC. He initially signed with the membership on March 21, 2019 following a profitable preseason trial. A midfielder previous to becoming a member of TFC, Laryea moved right into a proper fullback place and made 28 appearances (mixed) with two objectives and two assists final season. Initially chosen by Orlando Metropolis SC within the first spherical (seventh total) of the 2016 MLS SuperDraft out of the College of Akron, Laryea performed for Orlando Metropolis SC and Orlando Metropolis B from 2016-18.
Laryea earned his first call-up to the Canadian Males’s Nationwide Workforce and his first cap on September 7, 2019 in a 6-Zero victory over Cuba in a Concacaf Nations League match. He has earned 4 caps in whole for Canada.
Although phrases of the deal weren’t disclosed, although it’s anticipated Laryea will get a substantial elevate from the paltry $56,260 he’s knocking down this 12 months (In line with the MLS Gamers Affiliation web site).
In an interview with the Toronto Solar earlier this 12 months, Laryea insisted he was not apprehensive about getting a brand new deal, believing that if he continues to enhance, the cash will take care of itself.
“I leave that for my agent to deal with. I’m here to do a job and it’s been a good year,” he mentioned. “Right now, the last thing on my mind is about a new contract. My focus is on playing as much as I can and helping the team and helping this team win trophies.”