Steve Birnbaum has completed the signing of a new multi-year contract with D.C. United, the MLS club announced on Friday.
The length of the deal was not confirmed but sources told ESPN FC on Tuesday that it is for four years.
D.C. named Birnbaum, 25, as its most valuable player and defender of the year for his efforts in 2016, his third season with the team after being selected with the No. 2 overall pick in 2014.
"Through his work ethic and unwavering competitiveness, Steve has developed into...