New England Revolution, Kalifa Cisse mutually agree to part ways

The New England Revolution on Tuesday announced that the club and midfielder Kalifa Cisse have mutually agreed to terminate the player's contract.

Cisse, 29, joined the Revs on Nov. 19, 2012, and played a total of eight matches -- six in league play, two in US Open Cup action -- last seeing the field on May 11.

“We want to thank Kalifa for his time with us and wish him well on his future opportunities,” Revolution general manager Michael Burns said in a statement. “He has been a true professional and a great mentor for our young squad, so we wish him the best as he moves on.”

The former Mali international did not record a point while with the Revs.