Category Archives: MLS Draft 2011

A look back at the MLS/Supplemental Drafts

  With the 2011 MLS Draft and Supplemental Draft now in the rearview mirror, it's time to take a closer look at the teams who did the best job of stockpiling talent. No, we won't know for sure who the … Continue reading »

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Galaxy, TFC and RSL score good values in Supplemental Draft

The MLS Supplemental Draft doesn't have the hype or get the attention of the MLS "Super" Draft but there were still good values to be had during Tuesday's draft. The Vancouver Whitecaps began proceedings by taking UCSB centerback Michael Boxall … Continue reading »

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MLS Supplemental Draft set for today

If the 2011 MLS Draft wasn't enough of an event for you to get your off-season fix, then today's MLS Supplemental Draft should offer an appetizer for those who love seeing their teams add new faces. There is some talent … Continue reading »

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Recapping the MLS Draft

  The 2011 MLS Draft has come and gone and as great a day as it was for many teams, the whirlwind of transactions might have been a bit overwhelming for folks to keep up with. Here is a quick … Continue reading »

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MLS Draft Team Recap: Seattle Sounders

  The Seattle Sounders didn't wind up having a first-round pick when the MLS Draft concluded on Thursday, but the club's wheeling and dealing left the team as one of the draft's winners when all was said and done in … Continue reading »

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MLS Draft Team Recap: Chicago Fire

  When the Chicago Fire entered the 2011 MLS Draft, the hope was that the rebuilding club would be able to find defensive help to make up for the losses of Wilman Conde and C.J. Brown. The club's wishes were … Continue reading »

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MLS Draft Team Recap: Portland Timbers

The Portland Timbers bolstered their offense on draft day with Akron forward Darlington Nagbe.
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MLS Draft Team Recap: Houston Dynamo

The Houston Dynamo were the big winners on draft day taking Kofi Sarkodie and trading up to get Will Bruin.
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MLS Draft Team Recap: Philadelphia Union

Faryd Mondragon, the Colombian goalkeeper is reportedly a done deal to Philadelphia. That’s why it surprised some that the Union took Generation Adidas and Maryland goalkeeper Zac MacMath with the fifth overall pick. But, Mondragon is 40 years old in 2011 and MacMath is one of the better goalkeeping prospects to come out of school in some time.
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MLS Draft Team Recap: New York Red Bulls

Erik Soler and the Red Bulls said before the draft the team would concentrate on defense. But, New York threw a change-up when Corey Hertzog fell to them at the thirteenth pick. The speedy Penn State forward will supply needed quality depth behind Thierry Henry or could play out wide.
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SBI Stoppage Time: 2011 MLS Draft Wrap

SBI Stoppage Time: 2011 MLS SuperDraft Wrap
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MLS Draft Team Recap: Chivas USA

Robin Fraser knows a thing or two about being a part of and overseeing a strong defense, and he used that knowledge when making Chivas USA's first pick in the draft by picking up Akron's Zarek Valentin. After picking at … Continue reading »

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