MLS Waiver Draft set for today

MLS Waiver Draft set for today

Major League Soccer

MLS Waiver Draft set for today


With the MLS deadline for teams to be roster and salary cap compliant passing on Monday night, the league will hold a waiver draft today where teams can select from players let go by their teams on Monday. A few intriguing veterans are mixed in with some seldom-used fringe players who won’t draw much interested.

Here are the players available for today’s draft (set for 3pm):

Nicholas Addlery (D.C. United)

Celestine Babayaro (Los Angeles Galaxy)

Kyle Brown (Real Salt Lake)

Jose Cancela (Colorado Rapids)

Tim Conway (Chicago Fire)

Jeff Curtin (Chicago Fire)

Floyd Franks (Chicago Fire)

Sandy Gbandi (FC Dallas)

Kelly Gray (Los Angeles Galaxy)

Duke Hashimoto (Real Salt Lake)

Chase Hilgenbrinck (Colorado Rapids)

Scott Jones (FC Dallas)

Richie Kotschau (Real Salt Lake)

Chris Lancos (Real Salt Lake)

Kyle Martino (Los Angeles Galaxy)

Jerson Monteiro (D.C. United)

Jay Nolly (D.C. United)

Andrei Pacheco (Columbus Crew)

Rusty Pierce (Columbus Crew)

Brandon Prideaux (Colorado Rapids)

Ryan Raybould (Kansas City Wizards)

Jordan Russolillo (Chicago Fire)

Kenny Stamatopolus (Toronto FC)

Osei Telesford (Chicago Fire)

Jacob Thomas (Columbus Crew)

Ricardo Virtuoso (Columbus Crew)

Clifton Wilmes (Colorado Rapids)

Here is the order for the waiver draft:

1. San Jose Earthquakes                        

2. Toronto FC               

3. Real Salt Lake                      

4. Los Angeles Galaxy

5. Colorado Rapids                     

6. Columbus Crew         

7. New York Red Bulls

8. FC Dallas

9. Chivas USA

10. D.C. United

11. Kansas City Wizards

12. Chicago Fire

13. New England Revolution

14. Houston Dynamo

The players I put in bold are the ones I think will draw some interest. Players I think the Red Bulls might consider? Kyle Martino, Jose Cancela and Chase Hilgenbrink are all possibilities.

Which players would you like to see your team take a stab it if given the chance? Share your thoughts below.

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