KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Sporting Kansas City re-signed hometown player Seth Sinovic to a new contract for the 2019 season, the team announced Monday.
The 31-year-old defender joined Sporting KC in 2011. Since then, he has helped the team win the 2013 MLS Cup and three Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cups.
Sinovic is a native of Leawood and graduated from Rockhurst High School in Kansas City.
Sinovic and Sporting will battle for a spot in the 2018 MLS Cup on Thursday night at Children's Mercy Park against the Portland Timbers. Leg two of the Western Conference Championship kicks off at 8:30 p.m. and will be televised on ESPN.