MLS SuperDraft 2017

MLS SuperDraft 2017

Date: January 13, 2017Location: Los Angeles, CaliforniaOverall Selections: 81

Round 1

Pick # MLS team Player Position College PDL or NPSL affiliation Signed
1 Minnesota United FC Ghana Abu Danladi* Forward UCLA Ventura County Fusion United States Minnesota United FC
2 Atlanta United FC United States Miles Robinson* Defender Syracuse FC Boston United States Atlanta United FC
3 New York City FC[R1 trade 1] United States Jonathan Lewis* Forward Akron   United States New York City FC
4 Portland Timbers[R1 trade 2] United States Jeremy Ebobisse* Forward Duke D.C. United U-23 United States Portland Timbers
5 Columbus Crew SC Ghana Lalas Abubakar Defender Dayton Michigan Bucks United States Columbus Crew SC
6 San Jose Earthquakes United States Jackson Yueill* Midfielder UCLA   United States San Jose Earthquakes
7 Vancouver Whitecaps FC United States Jake Nerwinski Defender Connecticut   Canada Vancouver Whitecaps FC
8 Atlanta United FC[R1 trade 3] Germany Julian Gressel Midfielder Providence   United States Atlanta United FC
9 Columbus Crew SC[R1 trade 4] Denmark Niko Hansen Forward New Mexico Seattle Sounders U-23 United States Columbus Crew SC
10 Houston Dynamo[R1 trade 5] England Joe Holland Midfielder Hofstra Ventura County Fusion United States Houston Dynamo
11 Chicago Fire[R1 trade 6] United States Daniel Johnson Midfielder Louisville Portland Timbers U23s United States Chicago Fire
12 D.C. United United States Chris Odoi-Atsem Defender Maryland   United States D.C. United
13 Real Salt Lake United States Reagan Dunk Defender Denver   United States Real Salt Lake
14 Sporting Kansas City United States Colton Storm Defender North Carolina Portland Timbers U23s United States Sporting Kansas City
15 Colorado Rapids[R1 trade 7] United States Sam Hamilton Midfielder Denver   United States Colorado Rapids
16 New York City FC[R1 trade 8] Canada Kwame Awuah Midfielder Connecticut Sigma FC United States New York City FC
17 New York Red Bulls Bermuda Zeiko Lewis Midfielder Boston College Real Boston Rams United States New York Red Bulls
18 FC Dallas United States Jacori Hayes Midfielder Wake Forest Portland Timbers U23s United States FC Dallas
19 Montreal Impact United States Nick DePuy Forward UC Santa Barbara Ventura County Fusion Canada Montreal Impact
20 New England Revolution[R1 trade 9] Canada Brian Wright Forward Vermont Burlingame Dragons United States New England Revolution
21 Toronto FC United States Brandon Aubrey Defender Notre Dame   Canada Toronto FC
22 Seattle Sounders FC United States Brian Nana-Sinkam Defender Stanford Burlingame Dragons United States Seattle Sounders FC

Round 1 Trade

  1. #3: Chicago Fire → New York City FC.
  2. #4: Houston Dynamo → Portland Timbers.
  3. #8: Orlando City → Atlanta United.
  4. #9: New England Revolution → Columbus Crew.
  5. #10: Portland Timbers → Houston Dynamo.
  6. #11: Philadelphia Union → Chicago Fire.
  7. #15: LA Galaxy → Colorado Rapids.
  8. #16: New York City → Seattle Sounders → New York City.
  9. #20: Colorado Rapids → New England Revolution.

Round 2

Pick # MLS team Player Position College PDL or NPSL affiliation Signed
23 Minnesota United FC United States Alec Ferrell Goalkeeper Wake Forest Carolina Dynamo Unsigned
24 Colorado Rapids[R2 trade 1] United States Liam Callahan Defender Syracuse K-W United United States New York Cosmos B
25 Philadelphia Union[R2 trade 2] United States Marcus Epps Midfielder South Florida Chicago Fire U-23 United States Philadelphia Union
26 Chicago Fire[R2 trade 3] United States Stefan Cleveland Goalkeeper Louisville Dayton Dutch Lions United States Chicago Fire
27 Chicago Fire[R2 trade 4] Spain Guillermo Delgado Forward Delaware Seattle Sounders U-23 United States RGVFC Toros
28 San Jose Earthquakes South Africa Lindo Mfeka Midfielder South Florida Reading United United States San Jose Earthquakes
29 Vancouver Whitecaps FC New Zealand Francis de Vries Defender St. Francis Michigan Bucks Canada Whitecaps FC 2
30 Houston Dynamo[R2 trade 5] United States Jake McGuire Goalkeeper Tulsa Portland Timbers U23s United States Philadelphia Union
31 New England Revolution Lesotho Napo Matsoso Midfielder Kentucky Derby City Rovers United States Mississippi Brilla
32 Portland Timbers United States Michael Amick Defender UCLA FC Golden State Force United States Portland Timbers 2
33 Philadelphia Union England Aaron Jones Defender Clemson Carolina Dynamo United States Philadelphia Union
34 D.C. United United States Eric Klenofsky Goalkeeper Monmouth New York Red Bulls U-23 United States D.C. United
35 Real Salt Lake United States Justin Schmidt Defender Washington Washington Crossfire United States Real Salt Lake
36 Houston Dynamo[R2 trade 6] United States Danilo Radjen Defender Akron West Virginia Chaos United States New York Cosmos B
37 FC Dallas[R2 trade 7] United States Walker Hume Defender North Carolina Portland Timbers U23s United States FC Dallas
38 New York City FC United States Jalen Brown Forward Xavier Des Moines Menace United States Rochester Rhinos
39 New York Red Bulls United States Ethan Kutler Forward Colgate Michigan Bucks United States New York Red Bulls II
40 FC Dallas Canada Adonijah Reid* Forward   ANB Futbol United States FC Dallas
41 Montreal Impact Canada Shamit Shome* Midfielder   FC Edmonton Canada Montreal Impact
42 Minnesota United FC[R2 trade 8] France Thomas de Villardi Defender Delaware New York Red Bulls U-23 United States Minnesota United FC
43 D.C. United[R2 trade 9] Norway Jo Vetle Rimstad Defender Radford   Norway Gran IL
44 Seattle Sounders FC Ghana Dominic Oduro Defender   FC Nordsjælland United States FC Golden State Force

Round 2 Trade

Round 2 trades[edit]

  1. #24: Atlanta United → Colorado Rapids.
  2. #25: Chicago Fire → Minnesota United → Philadelphia Union .
  3. #26: Houston Dynamo → Toronto FC → Chicago Fire.
  4. #27: Columbus Crew → Montreal Impact → Toronto FC → Chicago Fire.
  5. #30: Orlando City → Houston Dynamo.
  6. #36: Sporting Kansas City → Houston Dynamo.
  7. #37: LA Galaxy → FC Dallas.
  8. #42: Colorado Rapids → Philadelphia Union → Minnesota United.
  9. #43: Toronto FC → Portland Timbers → D.C. United.

Round 3

Pick # MLS team Player Position College PDL or NPSL affiliation Signed
45 Colorado Rapids[R3 trade 1] Jordan Jaime Siaj Forward Pfeiffer Charlotte Eagles United States Charlotte Independence
46 Atlanta United FC United States Andrew Wheeler-Omiunu Midfielder Harvard Seattle Sounders FC U-23 United States Atlanta United FC
47 Chicago Fire United States Brandt Bronico Midfielder Charlotte Carolina Dynamo United States Chicago Fire
48 Real Salt Lake[R3 trade 2] United States Andrew Putna Goalkeeper UIC Chicago Fire U-23 United States Real Monarchs
49 Columbus Crew SC United States Connor Maloney Defender Penn State Reading United United States Columbus Crew SC
50 San Jose Earthquakes United States Christian Thierjung Forward California Burlingame Dragons United States New York Cosmos B
51 Vancouver Whitecaps FC Spain Jorge Gómez Midfielder Temple   Spain Puerta Bonita
52 Toronto FC[R3 trade 3] Germany Robert Moewes Goalkeeper Duke IMG Academy Bradenton Germany SC Westfalia Herne
53 FC Dallas[R3 trade 4] United States Austin Ledbetter Defender SIU Edwardsville Des Moines Menace United States Saint Louis FC
54 New York City FC[R3 trade 5] Norway Chris Wingate Midfielder New Hampshire Seattle Sounders U-23 United States Bethlehem Steel
55 Philadelphia Union Canada Chris Nanco Forward Syracuse Sigma FC United States Bethlehem Steel
56 Seattle Sounders FC[R3 trade 6] United States Bakie Goodman Midfielder Georgetown IMG Academy Bradenton United States Detroit City FC
57 Real Salt Lake PASS        
58 Sporting Kansas City United States David Greczek Goalkeeper Rutgers Jersey Express United States Swope Park Rangers
59 FC Dallas[R3 trade 7] United States Dakota Barnathan Midfielder VCU Portland Timbers U23s United States Swope Park Rangers
60 New York City FC United States Michael DeGraffenriedt Defender Louisville Baltimore Bohemians United States Nashville SC
61 New York Red Bulls Jamaica Jordan Scarlett Defender Iona Lehigh Valley United United States New York Red Bulls II
62 FC Dallas Cape Verde Wuilito Fernandes Forward UMass Lowell   United States Orange County SC
63 Montreal Impact PASS        
64 Orlando City SC[R3 trade 8] England Danny Deakin Midfielder South Carolina Detroit City FC United States Orlando City
65 Toronto FC Norway Øyvind Alseth Midfielder Syracuse K-W United Canada Toronto FC
66 Seattle Sounders FC United States Jake Stovall Defender Wright State Cincinnati Dutch Lions Puerto Rico Puerto Rico FC

Round 3 Trade

  1. #45: Minnesota United → Colorado Rapids.
  2. #48: Houston Dynamo → Real Salt Lake.
  3. #52: Orlando City → Toronto FC.
  4. #53: New England Revolution → FC Dallas.
  5. #54: Portland Timbers → New York City.
  6. #56: D.C. United → Seattle Sounders.
  7. #59: LA Galaxy → FC Dallas.
  8. #64: Colorado Rapids → D.C. United → New York Red Bulls → Orlando City.

Round 4

Pick # MLS team Player Position College PDL or NPSL affiliation Signed
67 Minnesota United FC United States Tanner Thompson Midfielder Indiana   United States Indy Eleven
68 Atlanta United FC United States Alex Kapp Goalkeeper Creighton   United States Minnesota United FC
69 Chicago Fire Croatia Matej Dekovic Defender Charlotte   United States Chicago Fire
70 Houston Dynamo United States Robby Sagel Defender Penn State Reading United United States RGVFC Toros
71 Columbus Crew SC United States Logan Ketterer Goalkeeper Bradley Ocean City Nor’easters United States Columbus Crew SC
72 San Jose Earthquakes United States Auden Schilder Goalkeeper Washington Washington Crossfire Unsigned
73 Vancouver Whitecaps FC South Africa Nazeem Bartman Forward South Florida Michigan Bucks Canada Whitecaps FC 2
74 Real Salt Lake[R4 trade 1] PASS        
75 New England Revolution United States Joshua Smith Defender San Francisco Burlingame Dragons United States New England Revolution
76 Portland Timbers United States Russell Cicerone Midfielder Buffalo Michigan Bucks United States Portland Timbers 2
77 Philadelphia Union England Jack Elliott Defender West Virginia South Florida Surf United States Philadelphia Union
78 D.C. United PASS        
79 Real Salt Lake PASS        
80 Portland Timbers[R4 trade 2] El Salvador Romilio Hernandez Midfielder Louisville Portland Timbers U23s United States Phoenix Rising
81 LA Galaxy PASS        
82 Philadelphia Union[R4 trade 3] Spain Santi Moar Forward Pfeiffer Charlotte Eagles United States Bethlehem Steel
83 Toronto FC[R4 trade 4] United States Lars Eckenrode Defender Michigan D.C. United U-23 Canada Toronto FC II
84 FC Dallas United States Marco Carrizales Midfielder Furman   Unsigned
85 Montreal Impact PASS        
86 Colorado Rapids Cameroon Peguy Ngatcha Forward Wright State   United States Cincinnati Dutch Lions
87 Toronto FC United States Juan Pablo Saavedra Defender Virginia Tech   Unsigned
88 Seattle Sounders FC United States Kyle Bjornethun Defender Seattle Seattle Sounders FC U-23 United States Portland Timbers 2

Round 4 Trade

  1. #74: Orlando City → Real Salt Lake.
  2. #80: Sporting Kansas City → Portland Timbers.
  3. #82: New York City → Philadelphia Union.
  4. #83: New York Red Bulls → Toronto FC.