HOW ACQUIRED: Signed to a two-year contract with an option for a third on January 30, 2017.
Saad is a talented attacker who returns to Kansas City after two years playing in Thailand. He is most comfortable on the wing in SKC's 4-3-3 formation and should see some minutes in those roles in 2017.
INTERNATIONAL: He has recorded three goals for the Lebanon Men's National Team since making his senior international debut in 2013.
COLLEGE: Attended the University of Michigan, where he led the NCAA in scoring and set a Michigan single-season record with 19 goals, while also adding five assists in 2010. He was named Big Ten Freshman of the Year and earned spots on the All-Big Ten First Team, NSCAA All-Great Lakes First Team and NSCAA All-American Second Team, after helping lead the Wolverines to their first NCAA College Cup appearance.
OUTSIDE MLS: Saad played for Pattaya United of Thailand's first division, where he scored nine goals across 28 Thai League appearances in 2016.