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Real Salt Lake have given general manager Garth Lagerwey a new four-year deal.

Real Salt Lake general manager Garth Lagerwey has signed a four-year extension with the MLS club, it was announced on Friday.

The new deal will see Lagerwey remain with the club through the 2014 MLS season. Under him RSL have reached the conference finals twice in a row.

"Garth has been one of the major forces behind our successful rise on the field, which has also had a positive effect on our overall business operation," said RSL president Bill Manning on the club's official website.

"He is talented, well thought out and in my opinion one of the sharpest young minds in the game today.

"It was important to me and our ownership that we ensure for our fans a perennial championship contender, and that we reward Garth for his success and guarantee consistency in the front office."

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