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MLS announces players eligible for Stage Two of the Re-Entry Draft

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: MLS Communications
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MLS announces players eligible for Stage Two of the Re-Entry Draft
 
NEW YORK (Thursday, Dec. 22, 2016) – Major League Soccer today announced the players eligible for Stage Two of the Re-Entry Draft to be held today at 3 p.m. ET. MLS will release the results following the draft. 
 
In Stage Two, clubs may select players that were unselected in Stage One and who may be under contract or not under contract at that time. If a player is not under contract and the club selects such player, the club will be required to make a genuine offer to the player within seven (7) days (subject to League Office approval).
 
If a player is not selected in either Stage One or Stage Two of the Re-Entry Process, such player will be available on a first come first serve basis to all clubs.
 
  • CLICK HERE for the 2016 Waiver and Re-Entry Draft guidelines
 
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 selection in Stage Two of the Re-Entry Draft (alphabetical by club):
 
2016 CLUB
PLAYER
2017 STATUS
CHI
Cocis, Razvan
Option Decline
CHI
Gehrig, Eric
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
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
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
As of Dec. 22, 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
D.C. United
11
Real Salt Lake
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