Category Archives: MLS Draft 2009

MLS Draft Q&A

Good evening folks. I am heading to St. Louis and I know many of you still have plenty questions. That being the case I have decided to do an MLS Draft Q&A. Send your draft questions my way and I … Continue reading »

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SBI MLS Mock Draft (Version 5.0)

  The MLS Draft is less than 24 hours away, meaning it is time to focus on the final MLS Mock Draft. As you have figured out by now, none of the several trades expected to take place involving draft … Continue reading »

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MLS Combine’s Top performers

                                              Photo by ISIphotos.com by GIANFRANCO PANIZO That's it, that's all. All the (potential) future MLS players have made their cases and now just have to sit back and wait to see if their number is called. With just … Continue reading »

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MLS Hot Stove: Seattle ready to deal, Revs eyeing Gomez and Red Bulls finalize more deals

Good morning folks. It is the day before the 2009 MLS Draft, which generally goes down as the busiest day of the year for transactions. With draft pick trades, and deals for veterans flying, the chances are very good that … Continue reading »

Posted in Major League Soccer, MLS Draft 2009, MLS- Chivas USA, MLS- Colorado Rapids, MLS- New England Revolution, MLS- New York Red Bulls, MLS- Seattle Sounders, MLS- Toronto FC | 44 Comments

Red Bulls deal Van Den Bergh to FC Dallas

  Dave Van Den Bergh is on his way to Dallas. The trade that first came to light over the weekend became reality late last night as the New York Red Bulls traded Van Den Bergh and the No. 14 … Continue reading »

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MLS Combine: The field takes shape

                                                                           Photo by ISIphotos.com After two days of the MLS Combine two things are clear. This year's draft really is deep with solid prospects and there will be more wheeling and dealing this week than perhaps any other draft week … Continue reading »

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Toronto FC eyeing No. 1 pick

                                                                                              Photo by ISIphotos.com Toronto FC currently holds the No. 2 and No. 4 picks in the MLS Draft, but that may not be enough for TFC director of soccer Mo Johnston's liking. According to sources, Toronto is in … Continue reading »

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Red Bulls eyeing deals

                                                    Photo by ISIphotos.com The New York Red Bulls have been among the busier teams this weekend, trying to secure some deals before the MLS Draft and now two of their midfielders could be on the move. According to … Continue reading »

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MLS Combine: Day One Rewind

                                                  Photo by ISIphotos.com by GIANFRANCO PANIZO The first day of the MLS Combine had its highlights and lowlights, but while some of the MLS draft's top prospects struggled pretty badly, there were also players who helped increase their stock. … Continue reading »

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SBI is heading to Florida (MLS notes)

Hello folks. I am on a plane and about to take off for lovely Ft. Lauderdale, Florida ahead of this weekend's MLS Combine. It should be an interesting event and certainly a better Combine than last year, when Day 1 … Continue reading »

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SBI MLS Mock Draft (v. 4.0)

                                                                 Photo by ISIphotos.com And down the stretch they come. We are exactly a week away from the 2009 MLS Draft and this weekend all 15 MLS teams will be in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida to watch the MLS Combine … Continue reading »

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Tracy set to sign with Aalborg

                                                                          Photo by ISIphotos.com When Marcus Tracy passed on Major League Soccer's last offer, and decided to skip the MLS Combine and Draft for a chance at European soccer, he wasn't expected to wait too long to find interest … Continue reading »

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