Defender Richie Laryea signed a new deal with Toronto FC.

The club announced the deal Wednesday.

Laryea, a Toronto native, is in his second season with his hometown team following three seasons with Orlando City.

The 25-year-old has appeared in 43 career matches (19 starts) and has two goals and three assists.

"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," TFC general manager Ali Curtis said of in a team release. "Off the field, Richie's character and personality is tremendous. He earned this new contract in many ways, and we are excited for him, his family and what he will bring to TFC moving forward."

Terms of the contract were not disclosed.

--Field Level Media

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