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List of Eligible Players for the 2016 Waiver Draft Announced

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: MLS Communications
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List of Eligible Players for the 2016 Waiver Draft Announced
 
NEW YORK (Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2016) – Major League Soccer today announced the list of eligible players for the 2016 Waiver Draft.
 
The Waiver Draft will be held on Thursday, Dec. 15 at 3 p.m. ET. The Waiver Draft will consist of players who are not eligible for Re-Entry or Free Agency and either (i) are out of contract and have not been issued a Genuine Offer or (ii) have not had their 2017 options exercised.
 
The Waiver Draft Order is determined by the reverse order of the final standings in the MLS season, taking into account postseason performance. For more information on the Waiver Process, click here
 
Eligible Players for the 2016 Waiver Draft (alphabetical by club):
 
2016 TEAM
PLAYER
Atlanta United
Burgos, Efrain
Chicago Fire
Morell, Alex
Chicago Fire
Ramos, Rodrigo
Chicago Fire
Thiam, Khaly
Colorado Rapids
St. Ledger, Sean
Columbus Crew SC
Mabwati, Cedric
Columbus Crew SC
Pacifici, Matt
FC Dallas
David, Aubrey
FC Dallas
Getterson
FC Dallas
Herman, Ryan
FC Dallas
Lizarazo, Carlos
FC Dallas
Oritz, Juan
Houston Dynamo
Ibeagha, Sebastian
Houston Dynamo
Lovejoy, Rob
Houston Dynamo
Steinberger, Zack
Montreal Impact
Ontivero, Lucas
New England Revolution
McCrary, Jordan
New York City FC
Bravo, Federico
New York City FC
Martinez, Diego
New York City FC
Mendoza, Stiven
New York Red Bulls
Wright-Phillips, Shaun
Orlando City SC
Baptista, Julio
Philadelphia Union
Conceicao Benedito, Anderson
Philadelphia Union
Jones, Matt
Philadelphia Union
Missimo, Cole
Philadelphia Union
Restrepo, Walter
Philadelphia Union
Washington, Taylor
Portland Timbers
Besler, Nick
Portland Timbers
Polk, Ben
Portland Timbers
Thoma, Andy
Real Salt Lake
Kavita, Phanny
Real Salt Lake
Okwuonu, Boyd
Real Salt Lake
Welshman, Emery
San Jose Earthquakes
Emeghara, Innocent
San Jose Earthquakes
Goitom, Henok
San Jose Earthquakes
Quintero, Alberto
Seattle Sounders FCJones, Darwin
Seattle Sounders FCLyon, Charlie
Sporting Kansas City
Alvarado, Ever
Sporting Kansas City
Appiah, Emmanuel
Sporting Kansas City
Coelho, Nuno
Sporting Kansas City
Hallisey, Connor
Vancouver Whitecaps FC
Smith, Jordan
 
 
 
2016 Waiver Draft Order
As of Dec. 14, 2016
 
1
Chicago Fire
2
Houston Dynamo
3
Columbus Crew SC
4
San Jose Earthquakes
5
Vancouver Whitecaps FC
6
Orlando City SC
7
New England Revolution
8
Portland Timbers
9
Philadelphia Union
10
Real Salt Lake
11
D.C. United
12
Sporting Kansas City
13
LA Galaxy
14
New York City FC
15
New York Red Bulls
16
FC Dallas
17
Montreal Impact
18
Colorado Rapids
19
Toronto FC
20
Seattle Sounders FC
21
Atlanta United
22
Minnesota United FC