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Two additional MLS players named to the 2016 AT&T MLS All-Star Gameday Roster

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Two additional MLS players named to the 2016 AT&T MLS All-Star Gameday Roster
 
Acosta and Van Damme added to the MLS All-Star Gameday Roster
 
Etienne added to Homegrown Team Roster for Chipotle MLS Homegrown Game
 
NEW YORK (Tuesday, July 26, 2016) – MLS All-Star head coach Dominic Kinnear has added defenders Kellyn Acosta (FC Dallas) and Jelle Van Damme (LA Galaxy) to the Gameday Roster for this Thursday’s 2016 AT&T MLS All-Star Game against Arsenal FC at Avaya Stadium (4:30 p.m. PT on ESPN, UniMás, TSN and RDS).
 
Sporting Kansas City defender Matt Besler had to withdraw from the 2016 AT&T MLS All-Star Game due to injury. Portland Timbers defender Liam Ridgewell is currently undergoing a medical to determine his availability for Thursday’s match. The MLS All-Star Gameday Roster is located HERE.
 
In addition, New York Red Bulls midfielder Derrick Etienne has been added to the Homegrown Team Roster for Wednesday’s 2016 Chipotle MLS Homegrown Game (6 p.m. PT, live on MLSsoccer.com), replacing injured Chicago Fire forward Joey Calistri. The full Homegrown Team Roster can be found HERE.
 
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