MLS SuperDraft 2009

Date: January 15, 2009
Location: St. Louis, Missouri
Overall Selection: 60

Round 1

Pick #MLS TeamPlayerPositionAffiliation
1Seattle Sounders FCDemocratic Republic of the Congo *Steve ZakuaniFUniversity of Akron
Cleveland Internationals
2Toronto FC [R1 trade 1]United States Sam CroninMWake Forest University
Carolina Dynamo
3Los Angeles GalaxyUnited States *Omar GonzalezDUniversity of Maryland
4Toronto FCJamaica O’Brian WhiteFUniversity of Connecticut
5FC DallasUnited States *Peri MaroševićFUniversity of Michigan
Chicago Fire Premier
6D.C. UnitedCosta Rica *Rodney WallaceDUniversity of Maryland
7D.C. United [R1 trade 2]United States Chris PontiusF/MUC Santa Barbara
8Kansas City WizardsUnited States Matt BeslerDUniversity of Notre Dame
9Chivas USASierra Leone Michael LahoudMWake Forest University
Carolina Dynamo
10New England RevolutionUnited States *Kevin AlstonDIndiana University
11New York Red Bulls [R1 trade 3]Puerto Rico *Jeremy HallD/MUniversity of Maryland
12Real Salt LakeHaiti Jean AlexandreMLynn University
Ventura County Fusion
13Toronto FC [R1 trade 4]Switzerland *Stefan FreiGUniversity of California
San Jose Frogs
14FC Dallas [R1 trade 5]United States George JohnM/DUniversity of Washington
15New England Revolution[R1 trade 6]Jamaica Ryan MaxwellMUniversity of Tampa
Bradenton Academics

Round 1 Trade

  1. #2: San Jose Earthquakes → Toronto FC.
  2. #7: Colorado Rapids → D.C. United.
  3. #11: Houston Dynamo → San Jose Earthquakes → FC Dallas → New York Red Bulls.
  4. #13: Chicago Fire → Toronto FC.
  5. #14: New York Red Bulls → FC Dallas.
  6. #15: Columbus Crew → New England Revolution.

Round 2

Pick #MLS TeamPlayerPositionAffiliation
16Seattle Sounders FCUnited States Evan BrownDWake Forest University
Cary RailHawks U23’s
17San Jose EarthquakesUnited States Brad RingMIndiana University
Chicago Fire Premier
18New York Red Bulls [R2 trade 1]United States Babajide OgunbiyiDSanta Clara University
19Los Angeles Galaxy [R2 trade 2]Guam A. J. DeLaGarzaDUniversity of Maryland
20Chicago Fire [R2 trade 3]Bosnia and Herzegovina *Baggio HusidićMUniversity of Illinois at Chicago
21D.C. UnitedSerbia Miloš KočićGLoyola College in Maryland
22Kansas City Wizards [R2 trade 4]United States Doug DeMartinFMichigan State University
Michigan Bucks
23Kansas City WizardsUnited States Graham ZusiMUniversity of Maryland
Central Florida Kraze
24New England Revolution [R2 trade 5]Belarus Andrei GotsmanovMCreighton University
25New England RevolutionBosnia and Herzegovina Dado HamzagićMSaint Louis University
Chicago Fire Premier
26D.C. United [R2 trade 6]Jamaica Lyle AdamsDWake Forest University
Central Florida Kraze
27FC Dallas [R2 trade 7]United States Brian ShriverFUniversity of North Carolina
Cary RailHawks U23’s
28Colorado Rapids[R2 trade 8]England Kwame Adjeman-PamboeFGeorge Mason University
29New York Red BullsUnited States Jack TraynorDUniversity of Notre Dame
30Columbus CrewUnited States Bryan KanuFUniversity of Louisville

Round 2 Trade

  1. #18: Los Angeles Galaxy → FC Dallas → New York Red Bulls.
  2. #19: Toronto FC → Chivas USA → Los Angeles Galaxy.
  3. #20: FC Dallas → Colorado Rapids → Chicago Fire.
  4. #22: Colorado Rapids → Kansas City Wizards.
  5. #24: Chivas USA → Los Angeles Galaxy → New England Revolution.
  6. #26: Houston Dynamo → D.C. United.
  7. #27: Real Salt Lake → FC Dallas.
  8. #28: Chicago Fire → Colorado Rapids.

Round 3

Pick #MLS TeamPlayerPositionAffiliation
31Seattle Sounders FCUnited States Jared KarkasDAzusa Pacific University
Los Angeles Legends
32San Jose EarthquakesUnited States Quincy AmarikwaFUC Davis
Bakersfield Brigade
33Los Angeles GalaxyGhana Joshua BoatengFLiberty University
34Toronto FCUnited States Mike GrellaFDuke University
Cary RailHawks U23’s
35Chivas USA [R3 trade 1]United States Kyle ChristensenFUniversity of Denver
Ogden Outlaws
36D.C. UnitedUnited States Brandon BarklageMSaint Louis University
Chicago Fire Premier
37Colorado RapidsHaiti Steward CeusGUniversity of Albany
38New England Revolution[R3 trade 2]United States Chris SalvaggioneFUNC Charlotte
Austin Aztex U23
39Toronto FC [R3 trade 3]Canada Kyle HallFSyracuse University
40New England RevolutionUnited States Darrius BarnesDDuke University
Cary RailHawks U23’s
41Houston DynamoUnited States *Danny CruzM/FUniversity of Nevada, Las Vegas
Des Moines Menace
42Kansas City Wizards [R3 trade 4]United States Neal KitsonGSt. John’s University
Newark Ironbound Express
43Chicago FireUnited States David SiasDUC Irvine
Orange County Blue Star
44New York Red BullsUnited States Nick ZimmermanD/MJames Madison University
45Columbus CrewUnited States Alex GrendiMUniversity of Pennsylvania

Round 3 Trade

  1. #35: FC Dallas → Colorado Rapids → Los Angeles Galaxy → Chivas USA.
  2. #38: Kansas City Wizards → New England Revolution.
  3. #39: Chivas USA → FC Dallas → Toronto FC.
  4. #42: Real Salt Lake → Kansas City Wizards.

Round 4

Pick #MLS TeamPlayerPositionAffiliation
46Seattle Sounders FCUnited States Mike FucitoMHarvard University
47Colorado Rapids [R4 trade 1]United States Ross SchunkFUniversity of Redlands
Los Angeles Legends
48Los Angeles GalaxyEngland Kyle PattersonMSaint Louis University
St. Louis Lions
49Chivas USA [R4 trade 2]United States Jamie FranksMWake Forest University
50Kansas City Wizards [R4 trade 3]Jamaica Akeem PriestleyFUniversity of Connecticut
51Colorado Rapids [R4 trade 4]United States Jordan SeabrookFUniversity of South Florida
Bradenton Academics
52Chicago Fire [R4 trade 5]Iceland Jokull ElisabetarsonMUNC-Greensboro
Carolina Dynamo
53Colorado Rapids [R4 trade 6]Uganda Henry KalungiDWinthrop University
Fredericksburg Gunners
54Real Salt Lake [R4 trade 7]United States Raphael CoxMUniversity of Washington
Tacoma Tide
55New England RevolutionUnited States Tyrel LaceyGUniversity of Tulsa
56Houston DynamoUnited States Marcus TracyFWake Forest University
Carolina Dynamo
57Real Salt LakeEswatini Mfana Futhi BhembeFAlabama A&M University
58Chicago FireUnited States Richard JataMCampbell University
Carolina Dynamo
59Colorado Rapids [R4 trade 8]United States Michael HolodyDUniversity of Michigan
Michigan Bucks
60Columbus CrewUnited States Chris ClementsDUniversity of Tulsa

Round 4 Trade

  1. #47: San Jose Earthquakes → Colorado Rapids.
  2. #49: Toronto FC → Los Angeles Galaxy → Chivas USA.
  3. #50: FC Dallas → Kansas City Wizards.
  4. #51: DC United → Colorado Rapids.
  5. #52: Colorado Rapids → Chicago Fire.
  6. #53: Kansas City Wizards → Colorado Rapids.
  7. #54: Chivas USA → Real Salt Lake.
  8. #59: New York Red Bulls → Colorado Rapids.