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MLS announces players eligible for the Re-Entry Process

 
 
MLS announces players eligible for the Re-Entry Process
 
NEW YORK (Friday, Dec. 16, 2016) – Major League Soccer today announced the players eligible for the 2016 Re-Entry Process.
 
A total of forty-one players are eligible to participate in the 2016 Re-Entry Draft with Stage One to be conducted today, Friday, Dec. 16 at 3 p.m. ET.
 
Players who are available in Stage One of the Re-Entry Draft are:
  1. Players who are at least 23-years-old and have a minimum of three MLS service years whose options were not exercised by their clubs (available at option salary for 2017).
  2. Players who are at least 25 years old with a minimum of four MLS service years who are out of contract and whose club does not wish to re-sign them at their previous salary (available for at least their 2016 salary).
  3. Free Agents that choose to participate
 
Players that are not selected in Stage One will be made available in Stage Two on Thursday, Dec. 22 at 3 p.m. ET. Players may choose to opt out of the Re-Entry Process.
 
The Re-Entry Draft Order is determined by the reverse order of the final standings in the MLS season, taking into account postseason performance.
 
Players Eligible for the Re-Entry Process (alphabetical by club):
           
2016 CLUB
PLAYERS
2017 STATUS
CHI
Cocis, Razvan
Option Decline
CHI
Gehrig, Eric
Option Decline
CHI
McLain, Patrick
Option Decline
CHI
Stephens, Michael
Option Decline
CLB
Clark, Steve
Option Decline
CLB
Barson, Chad
Out of Contract
COL
Doyle, Conor
Option Decline
DC
Korb, Christopher
Out of Contract
DC
Dykstra, Andrew
Option Decline
DC
Saborio, Alvaro
Option Decline
FCD
Paparatto, Norberto
Option Decline
FCD
Rosales, Mauro
Option Decline
HOU
Maidana, Cristian
Option Decline
HOU
Mansally, Abdoulie
Out of Contract
LA
Da Silva, Leonardo
Option Decline
MTL
Bekker, Kyle
Out of Contract
NE
Neumann, Steve
Option Decline
NE
Kobayashi, Daigo
Out of Contract
NYCFC
Taylor, Tony
Option Decline
NYRB
Ouimette, Karl
Option Decline
ORL
Ribeiro, Pedro
Option Decline
PHI
Fernandes, Leo
Out of Contract
POR
Klute, Chris
Option Decline
POR
Konopka, Chris
Option Decline
POR
Taylor, Jermaine
Option Decline
RSL
Garcia, Olmes
Option Decline
RSL
Stertzer, John
Option Decline
RSL
Sandoval, Devon
Out of Contract
SEA
Farfan, Michael
Option Decline
SEA
Lowe, Damion
Option Decline
SEA
Ockford, Jimmy
Option Decline
SEA
Remick, Dylan
Option Decline
SJ
Meredith, Bryan
Option Decline
SJ
Sherrod, Mark
Option Decline
SJ
Nyassi, Sanna
Out of Contract
SJ
Stewart, Jordan
Out of Contract
SKC
Kempin, Jon
Option Decline
TFC
Williams, Josh
Out of Contract
TFC
Lovitz, Daniel
Option Decline
VAN
Morales, Pedro (DP)
Option Decline
VAN
Perez, Blas
Out of Contract
 
2016 Re-Entry Draft Order
 
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
D.C. United
11
Real Salt Lake
12
Sporting Kansas City
13
LA Galaxy
14
NYC FC
15
New York Red Bull
16
FC Dallas
17
Montreal Impact
18
Colorado Rapids
19
Toronto FC
20
Seattle Sounders FC
21
Atlanta United
22
Minnesota United FC