Category Archives: MLS Draft 2012

South Florida’s Blais enjoys strong MLS Combine with three steady performances

By FRANCO PANIZO FT. LAUDERDALE, Fla. — Most of the positive talk during the 2012 MLS Combine has surrounded the forwards and attacking midfielders, but one player who has performed well and does not play either of those positions is … Continue reading »

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MLS Combine: Day Three Commentary

The final match day of the 2012 MLS Combine has kicked off as MLS coaches and scouts make their final observations and preparations ahead of Thursday's MLS Combine. The day's first match features the Blue and Green teams, and while … Continue reading »

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MLS Combine Breakdown: Sigi Schmid

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MLS Combine Spotlights: Ryan Meara, Callum Mallace and Ethan Finlay

The big names at the 2012 MLS Combine have for the most part lived up to expectations through two Combine match-days, but there have also been some lesser-known players who have also boosted their stock in Fort Lauderdale. Three of … Continue reading »

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Finlay dazzles with hat-trick on Day 2 of MLS Combine

By FRANCO PANIZO FT. LAUDERDALE, Fla. — The second day of the MLS Combine was the first day for Ethan Finlay, who had arrived to the Sunshine State on Saturday. He had missed the first day of the event on … Continue reading »

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MLS Combine Breakdown: Dom Kinnear

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MLS Combine Breakdown: Peter Vermes

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MLS Combine: Day 2 Commentary

The MLS Combine resumes action today as MLS Draft prospects look to give scouts and coaches more to think about as we draw closer to the MLS Draft on Thursday. Day One saw several players boost their stock, while some … Continue reading »

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MLS Combine: Day 1 Commentary

The 2012 MLS Combine kicks off today in Fort Lauderdale as the nation's top college talent (and seven random international players) look to impress MLS coaches and boost their stock ahead of the 2012 MLS Draft. The MLS website is … Continue reading »

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MLS Draft Spotlight: Silva overcomes adversity, eager to succeed in MLS

Photo courtesy of UCSB Media Relations/Adam Caira By ADAM SERRANO It's not hard to recognize the talent of UCSB midfielder Luis Silva.  A dynamic playmaker with a penchant for scoring goals from anywhere on the field, Silva is considered to … Continue reading »

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2012 MLS Combine: A Look Ahead (and a final pre-Combine MLS Mock Draft)

The 2012 MLS Combine is set to kick off this afternoon in Fort Lauderdale, and SBI will be providing coverage throughout the next five days, as players look to improve their stock ahead of the MLS Draft. The Combine will … Continue reading »

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Rosters released for MLS Combine

Photo by Tony Quinn/ISIphotos.com The MLS Combine gets underway in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., later this afternoon, and MLS has released the rosters for the four teams that will compete in front of coaches and scouts for the next four days. … Continue reading »

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