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Ricketts, 32, joined the Whitecaps last summer, making eight appearances (six starts). He added one goal and two assists. He was with Toronto FC from 2016-18, making 51 appearances (17 starts) during his time with the club. He has 61 appearances with the Canadian national team, including 17 goals.
"We are building a roster here in Vancouver that includes a number of young professionals and it is important to have some experienced players who set the right tone and help guide the next generation,” sporting director Axel Schuster said in a club statement. “Tosaint is a great example for all our players, he provides leadership and at the same time knows when to have a little fun. We are very pleased to have Tosaint at our club.”
Ricketts has gone on a globetrotting career, with stints in Romania, Finland, Norway, Turkey, Israel, Tunisia and Bulgaria.
“Vancouver is a place where I always wanted to be and words can’t express how grateful I am to be here,” said Ricketts. “I’m very excited for my future with this club.”