Join Now | 
HomeAboutContact UsPrivacy & SecurityAdvertise
Soccer America DailySoccer World DailySpecial EditionAround The NetSoccer Business InsiderCollege Soccer ReporterYouth Soccer ReporterSoccer on TVSoccer America ClassifiedsGame Report
Paul Gardner: SoccerTalkSoccer America ConfidentialYouth Soccer InsiderWorld Cup Watch
RSS FeedsArchivesManage SubscriptionsSubscribe
Order Current IssueSubscribeManage My SubscriptionRenew My SubscriptionGift Subscription
My AccountJoin Now
Tournament CalendarCamps & AcademiesSoccer GlossaryClassifieds
Najar and Bowen are 1-2 in earnings
by Paul Kennedy, May 16th, 2011 6:53PM

MOST READ
TAGS:  chivas usa, d.c. united, mls

MOST COMMENTED

[HOMEGROWN WATCH] Two homegrown players -- D.C. United's Andy Najar and Chivas USA's Tristan Bowen -- make more than $100,000 in guaranteed compensation. For a look at what all the homegrown players earn ...

Najar's $155,800 in guaranteed compensation comes after his original contract, signed last year, was torn up following his 2010 Rookie of the Year season. He made $58,995.83 last season.

Bowen makes more than $106,363.63 in his fourth season in MLS. His guaranteed compensation of $76,363.63 in his first season with the Los Angeles Galaxy is the most any homegrown rookie has made.

U.S. U-17 Jack McBean makes $76,000 this season for the Galaxy, the most of any first-year homegrown player this season.

U.S. national team forward Juan Agudelo makes $85,000 for the New York Red Bulls, a bump of $15,000 from his rookie compensation.

2011 HOMEGROWN SALARIES:
Guaranteed Compensation Player (Club)
$155,800.00 Andy Najar
(D.C. United)
$106,363.63 Tristan Bowen (Chivas USA)
$85,000.00 Juan Agudelo (New York Red Bulls)
$76,000.00 Jack McBean (Los Angeles Galaxy)
$74,500.00 Ruben Luna (FC Dallas)
$71,000.00 Ethan White (D.C. United)
$70,833.33 Bryan Levya (FC Dallas)
$69,750.00 Bill Hamid (D.C. United)
$69,218.83 Conor Shanosky (D.C. United)
$65,000.00 Zach Pfeffer (Philadelphia Union)
------------------------------------------------
$61,250.00 Nizar Khalfan (Vancouver Whitecaps)
$60,000.00 Donny Toia (Real Salt Lake)
$55,604.00 Russell Teibert (Vancouver Whitecaps)
$53,500.00 Diego Fagundez (New England)
$52,200.00 Bryan de la Fuente (Chivas USA)
$51,464.29 Davy Armstrong (Colorado Rapids)
$50,000.00 Alex Dixon (Houston Dynamo)
$49,083.33 Jonathan Kempen (Sporting KC)
$48,742.42 Victor Pineda (Chicago Fire)
$46,250.00 Francisco Navas (Houston Dynamo)
------------------------------------------------
$44,500.00 Moises Hernandez (FC Dallas)
$44,500.00 Victor Ulloa (FC Dallas)
$43,000.00 Doneil Henry (Toronto FC)
$43,000.00 Nicholas Lindsay (Toronto FC)
$42,000.00 Tyler Deric (Houston Dynamo)
$38,225.04 Josue Soto (Houston Dynamo)
$33,600.00 Richard Sanchez (FC Dallas)
$33,600.00 Sacir Hot (New York Red Bulls)
$33,600.00 Matt Kassel (New York Red Bulls)
$33,354.00 Kevin Ellis (Sporting KC)
------------------------------------------------
$32,604.00 Oscar Cordon (Toronto FC)
$32,604.00 Keith Makubuya (Toronto FC)
$32,604.00 Ashtone Morgan (Toronto FC)
$32,604.00 Matthew Stinson (Toronto FC)
$32,604.00 Brian Sylvestre (Vancouver Whitecaps)
$32,600.00 Jonathan Top (FC Dallas)
$32,600.00 Philippe Davies (Vancouver Whitecaps)

GOLD CUP CANDIDATES. Najar is on the Honduras' short list for the Gold Cup. Agudelo is expected to represent the USA at the Concacaf championship. The other homegrown player under consideration is Russell Teibert, who has returned to the Vancouver starting lineup. Canada coach Stephen Hart recently traveled to Vancouver to watch the 18-year-old midfielder from Ontario, who returned to action after being gone with U-20 duty and then injured.

2011 HOMEGROWN PLAYERS
GP-G PLAYER TEAM
10-0 Nizar Khalfan (Vancouver)
7-2 Juan Agudelo (New York)
8-0 Andy Najar (D.C. United)
7-0 Bill Hamid (D.C. United)
7-0 Ruben Luna (FC Dallas)
6-0 Ethan White (D.C. United)
5-0 Russell Teibert (Vancouver)
2-0 Alex Dixon (Houston)
2-0 Oscar Cordon (Toronto FC)
1-0 Tristan Bowen (Chivas USA)
1-0 Keith Makubuya (Toronto FC)
1-0 Ashtone Morgan (Toronto FC)



No comments yet.

Sign in to leave a comment. Don't have an account? Join Now




AUTHORS

ARCHIVES
FOLLOW SOCCERAMERICA

Recent Soccer America Daily
U.S. U-23s fall to England's Young Lions, 1-0    
A goal by Manchster United's James Wilson in the 72nd minute gave England's U-21s a 1-0 ...
Dunn honored after getting Washington into NWSL playoffs    
The Washington Spirit's Crystal Dunn, who is running away with the NWSL scoring race, was voted ...
Breaking: Bundesliga will debut Sept. 13 on Fox    
The German Bundesliga will air for the first time on network television Sept. 13 when the ...
WCQ: Nowak leads Benna Boys against Guatemala    
The third and final knockout round of World Cup 2018 qualifying begins in Concacaf with six ...
Scouting Report: U.S. vets set for return against Peru    
The USA plays Peru Friday night in the first of two friendly games as it prepares ...
NASL Roundup: Freddy Adu ready to play again    
Freddy Adu's hopes of finding his stride at the 12th club of his professional career haven't ...
MLS: Best of August    
A memorable brother act and yet another superb double-save highlight the best moments from the games ...
What They're Saying: Charlie Stillitano    
"I really think they're true friendships. When a manager comes to my house for dinner, they ...
What They're Saying: Jurgen Klinsmann    
"Yes, we fear and don't know. Since they arrested people, things are very questionable with UEFA, ...
What They're Saying: Whitworth athletic director Tim Demant     
''As a Christ-centered university that believes in the value of all individuals, we are seeking to ...
>> Soccer America Daily Archives