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Sporting Kansas City announced on Friday that midfielder Graham Zusi has signed a new contract with the club. Per team policy, terms of the agreement will not be disclosed, but coach Peter Vermes said that Zusi received a substantial raise to his $140,000 base salary from this season.
“Kansas City is like home for me and I am excited to be able to continue playing for this outstanding club, fans and city,” Zusi said. “Our goal is to win championships and I will do whatever it takes to achieve that with this team.”
Zusi, 26, was named an MLS All-Star, Best XI and MVP finalist in 2012 after tallying five goals and an MLS-best 15 assists. The Orlando, Fla. native has three goals and a team-leading five assists in 2013 and has totaled 14 goals and 28 assists in 110 career matches with Sporting KC.