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MLS Rosters: Who's in and who's out for 2017
January 4th, 2017 5:27PM
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The Philadelphia Union signed New York Red Bulls academy product Adam Najem, who starred at the University of Akron, to a Homegrown contract after acquiring his rights from the Red Bulls for a second-round pick in the 2018 SuperDraft.

Atlanta United
2017 Roster (27 players):
GOALKEEPERS (2): Brad Guzan (Middlesbrough/ENG, Free Agent), Alec Kann (Sporting KC, Expansion Draft), Alexandros Tabakis (Panathinaikos/GRE, Free Agent).
DEFENDERS (9): Mikey Ambrose (Orlando City, Expansion Draft), Mark Bloom (Toronto FC, Trade), Greg Garza (Tijuana/MEX, Loan), Leandro Gonzalez Pirez (Estudiantes/ARG, Transfer), Zach Loyd (FC Dallas, Expansion Draft), Tyrone Mears (Seattle Sounders, Trade), Michael Parkhurst (Columbus Crew, Trade), Miles Robinson (Syracuse Univ., SuperDraft), Anton Walkes (Tottenham/ENG, Loan).
MIDFIELDERS (10): Miguel Almiron (Lanus/ARG, Transfer), Yamil Asad (Velez Sarsfield/ARG, Loan), Andrew Carleton (Homegrown), Chris Goslin (Homegrown), Julian Gressel (Providence College, SuperDraft), Harrison Heath (Orlando City, Trade), Kevin Kratz (Philadelphia Union, Trade), Jeff Larentowicz (LA Galaxy, Free Agent), Chris McCann (Wigan Athletic/ENG, Free Agent), Hector Villalba (San Lorenzo/ARG, Transfer).
FORWARDS (6): Kenwyne Jones (Cardiff City/WAL, Free Agent), Josef Martinez (Torino/ITA, Loan), Jeffrey Otoo (Charity Stars/GHA, Transfer), Jacob Peterson (Sporting KC, Re-Entry Draft), Brandon Vazquez (Tijuana/MEX, Transfer), Romario Williams (Montreal Impact, Trade).
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Departed:
GOALKEEPERS: Clint Irwin (Toronto FC, Trade), Sean Johnson (New York City, Trade).
DEFENDERS: Donny Toia (Orlando City, Trade).
MIDFIELDERS: Junior Burgos.
FORWARDS:

Chicago Fire
2017 Roster (24 players):
GOALKEEPERS (3): Jorge Rodrigo Bava (Atletico Bucaramanga/COL, Free Agent), Stefan Cleveland (Univ. of Louisville), Matt Lampson.
DEFENDERS (6): Jonathan Campbell, Patrick Doody, Michael Harrington, Johan Kappelhof, Joao Meira, Brandon Vincent.
MIDFIELDERS (10): Arturo Alvarez, Joey Calistri, Drew Conner, Collin Fernandez, John Goossens, Daniel Johnson (Univ. of Louisville), Juninho (Tijuana/MEX, Loan), Dax McCarty (Chicago Fire, Trade), Djordje Mihailovic (Homegrown), Matt Polster.
FORWARDS (5): David Accam, David Arshakyan, Michael de Leeuw, Nemanja Nikolic (Legia Warsaw/POL, Transfer), Luis Solignac.
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Departed:
GOALKEEPERS: Sean Johnson (Atlanta United, Trade), Patrick McLain (Orlando City, Re-Entry Draft).
DEFENDERS: Eric Gehrig, Rodrigo Ramos.
MIDFIELDERS: Razvan Cocis, Nick LaBrocca, Alex Morrell (Tampa Bay Rowdies, Free Agent), Michael Stephens (San Francisco Deltas, Free Agent), Khaly Thiam.
FORWARDS:

Colorado Rapids
2017 Roster (22 players):
GOALKEEPERS (3): John Berner, Tim Howard, Zac MacMath.
DEFENDERS (8): Marc Burch, Bobby Burling, Dennis Castillo, Kortne Ford (Univ. of Denver, Homegrown), Eric Miller, Axel Sjoberg, Jared Watts, Mekeil Williams.
MIDFIELDERS (7): Micheal Azira, Bismark Adjei-Boateng (Manchester City/ENG, Transfer), Sam Cronin, Marlon Hairston, Ricardo Perez (Creighton Univ., Homegrown) Dillon Powers, Dillon Serna.
FORWARDS (5): Dominique Badji, Caleb Calvert, Kevin Doyle, Shkelzen Gashi, Alan Gordon (LA Galaxy, MLS Free Agent).
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Departed:
GOALKEEPERS:
DEFENDERS: Joseph Greenspan (Minnesota United, Trade), Sean St. Ledger.
MIDFIELDERS: Jermaine Jones (LA Galaxy, Trade), Marco Pappa (Municipal/GUA, Free Agent), Zach Pfeffer.
FORWARDS: Conor Doyle, Sebastien Le Toux (D.C. United, MLS Free Agent).

Columbus Crew
2017 Roster (27 players):
GOALKEEPERS (2): Zack Steffen, Brad Stuver.
DEFENDERS (10): Lalas Abubakar (Univ. of Dayton, SuperDraft), Harrison Afful, Alex Crognale (Univ. of Maryland, Homegrown), Waylon Francis,  Hector Jimenez, Jonathan Mensah (Anzhi Makhachkala/RUS, Transfer), Nicolai Naess, Jukka Raitala (Sogndal/NOR, Transfer), Gaston Sauro, Josh Williams (Toronto FC, Re-Entry Draft).
MIDFIELDERS (13): Mohammed Abu (Stromsgodset/NOR, Transfer), Dilly Duka, Ethan Finlay, Niko Hansen (Univ. of New Mexico, SuperDraft), Federico Higuain, Marshall Hollingsworth, Cristian Martinez (Chorrillo, Transfer), Justin Meram, Abuchi Obinwa (Hannover U-19/GER, Free Agent), Rodrigo Saravia, Ben Swanson, Tony Tchani, Wil Trapp.
FORWARDS (2): Adam Jahn, Ola Kamara.
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Departed:
GOALKEEPERS: Steve Clark (Horsens/DEN, Free Agent), Matt Pacifici.
DEFENDERS: Corey Ashe, *Chad Barson, Michael Parkhurst (Atlanta United, Trade), Tyson Wahl (Retired).
MIDFIELDERS: Cedrick Mabwati, Mohammed Saeid (Minnesota United, Expansion Draft).
FORWARDS: Conor Casey (Retired).
*Columbus hold MLS rights.

FC Dallas
2017 Roster (27 players):
GOALKEEPERS (2): Chris Seitz, Jesse Gonzalez.
DEFENDERS (9): Reggie Cannon (UCLA, Homegrown), Anibal Chala (El Nacional/ECU, Transfer), Maynor Figueroa, Hernan Grana (All Boys/ARG, Loan) Aaron Guillen, Atiba Harris, Matt Hedges,  Ryan Hollingshead, Walker Zimmerman.
MIDFIELDERS (11): Kellyn Acosta, Michael Barrios, Coy Craft, Carlos Cermeno (Tachira/VEN, Loan), Mauro Diaz, Carlos Gruezo, Jacori Hayes (Wake Forest Univ., SuperDraft), Roland Lamah (Ferencvaros/HUN), Javier Morales (Real Salt Lake, MLS Free Agent), Paxton Pomykal, Victor Ulloa.
FORWARDS (7): Tesho Akindele, Cristian Colman (Nacional Asuncion/PAR, Transfer), Jesus Ferreira (Homegrown), Adonijah Reid (ANB Futbol Academy, SuperDraft), Bryan Reynolds (Homegrown), Maxi Urruti.
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Departed:
GOALKEEPERS: Ryan Herman (Miami FC, Free Agent).
DEFENDERS: Moises Hernandez, Zach Loyd (Atlanta United, Expansion Draft), Aubrey David, Norberto Paparatto, Jose Salvatierra.
MIDFIELDERS: Mauro Rosales, Carlos Lizarazo, Juan Esteban Ortiz (Rionegro/COL, Free Agent).
FORWARDS: Colin Bonner (Retired), Getterson, Timo Pitter (Retired), Carlos Ruiz.

D.C. United
2017 Roster (26 players):
GOALKEEPERS (4): Bill Hamid, Charlie Horton, Eric Klenofsky (Monmouth Univ.), Travis Worra.
DEFENDERS (8): Steve Birnbaum, Bobby Boswell, Sean Franklin, Ian Harkes (Wake Forest Univ., Homegrown), Taylor Kemp, Chris Odoi-Atsem (Univ. of Maryland, SuperDraft), Kofi Opare, Jalen Robinson.
MIDFIELDERS (10): Luciano Acosta, Julian Buescher, Nick DeLeon, Chris Durkin, Jared Jeffrey, Lamar Neagle, Patrick Nyarko, Lloyd Sam, Marcelo Sarvas, Rob Vincent.
FORWARDS (4): Alhaji Kamara, Sebastien Le Toux (Colorado Rapids, MLS Free Agent), Patrick Mullins, Jose Guillermo Ortiz (Saprissa/CRC, Loan).
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Departed:
GOALKEEPERS: Andrew Dykstra (Sporting KC, Re-Entry Draft).
DEFENDERS: Chris Korb, Luke Mishu (Retired).
MIDFIELDERS: Collin Martin (Minnesota United, Trade).
FORWARDS: *Miguel Aguilar, Kennedy Igboananike (Portland Timbers, Trade), Alvaro Saborio (Saprissa/CFC, Free Agent).
*LA Galaxy owns MLS rights.

Houston Dynamo
2017 Roster (23 players):
GOALKEEPERS (3): Calle Brown, Tyler Deric, Joe Willis.
DEFENDERS (7): Agus, Jalil Anibaba, A.J. DeLaGarza (LA Galaxy, Trade), Kevin Garcia, Leonardo (LA Galaxy, Re-Entry Draft), Adolfo Machado (Saprissa/CRC, Transfer), Dylan Remick (Seattle Sounders, Re-Entry Draft).
MIDFIELDERS (8): Alex, Eric Alexander, Juan David Cabezas (Deportivo Cali/COL, Loan), Ricardo Clark, Jose Escalante (Olimpia/HON, Loan), Oscar Boniek Garcia, Christian Lucatero, Andrew Wenger.
FORWARDS (5): Alberth Elis (Monterrey/MEX, Loan), Mauro Manotas, Romell Quioto (Olimpia/HON, Transfer), Vicente Sanchez (Defensor Sporting/URU, Free Agent), Erick Torres (Cruz Azul/MEX, Loan Expired).
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Departed:
GOALKEEPERS:
DEFENDERS: DaMarcus Beasley, Keyner Brown (Herediano/CRC, Loan Expired), David Horst (Real Salt Lake, MLS Free Agent), Sebastien Ibeagha, Raul Rodriguez, Sheanon Williams (Vancouver Whitecaps, Trade).
MIDFIELDERS: Yair Arboleda (Loan Expired), Rob Lovejoy (Retired), Cristian Maidana (Al Ahli/QAT, Free Agent), Abdoulie Mansally, Zach Steinberger, Collen Warner (Minnesota United, Expansion Draft).
FORWARDS: Will Bruin (Seattle Sounders, Trade).

LA Galaxy
2017 Roster (23 players):
GOALKEEPERS (3): Brian Rowe, Dan Kennedy, Clement Diop.
DEFENDERS (6): Hugo Arellano (LA Galaxy II, Homegrown), Robbie Rogers, Dave Romney, Ashley Cole, Daniel Steres, Jelle Van Damme.
MIDFIELDERS (8): Romain Alessandrini (Marseille/FRA, Transfer), Emmanuel Boateng, Rafael Garcia, Baggio Husidic, Jermaine Jones (Colorado Rapids, Trade), Sebastian Lletget, Raul Mendiola, Joao Pedro (Vitoria Guimaraes, Transfer).
FORWARDS (6): Giovani dos Santos, Bradford Jamieson IV, Ariel Lassiter, Jack McBean (Coventry City/ENG, Loan Expired), Jose Villarreal, Gyasi Zardes.
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Departed:
GOALKEEPERS:
DEFENDERS: A.J. DeLaGarza (Houston Dynamo, Trade), Leonardo (Houston Dynamo, Re-Entry Draft), Oscar Sorto.
MIDFIELDERS: Steven Gerrard (Retired), Jeff Larentowicz (Atlanta United, Free Agent).
FORWARDS: Landon Donovan, Alan Gordon (Colorado Rapids, MLS Free Agent), Robbie Keane, Mike Magee (Retired).

Minnesota United
2017 Roster (22 players):
GOALKEEPERS (2): John Alvbage (IFK Goteborg/SWE, Loan), Patrick McLain (Orlando City, Trade).
DEFENDERS (7): Francisco Calvo (Saprissa/CRC, Transfer), Justin Davis (NASL), Vadim Demidov (Brann/NOR, Transfer), Joseph Greenspan (Colorado Rapids, Trade), Brent Kallman (NASL), Jermaine Taylor (Portland Timbers, Free Agent), Kevin Venegas (NASL).
MIDFIELDERS (9): Bernardo Anor (NASL), Miguel Ibarra (Leon/MEX, Transfer), Ibson (NASL), Collin Martin (D.C. United, Trade), Kevin Molino (Orlando City, Trade), Mohammed Saeid (Columbus Crew, Expansion Draft), Rasmus Schueller (Hacken/SWE, Transfer), Collen Warner (Houston Dynamo, Expansion Draft), Johan Venegas (Montreal Impact, Trade).
FORWARDS (4): Abu Danladi (UCLA, SuperDraft), Femi Hollinger-Janzen (New England Revolution, Expansion Draft), Bashkim Kadrii (FC Copenhagen/DEN, Loan), Christian Ramirez (NASL).
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Departed:
GOALKEEPERS:
DEFENDERS: Chris Duvall (Montreal Impact, Trade).
MIDFIELDERS:
FORWARDS:

Montreal Impact
2017 Roster (25 players):
GOALKEEPERS (3): Evan Bush, Maxime Crepeau, Eric Kronberg.
DEFENDERS (7): Victor Cabrera, Hassoun Camara, Laurent Ciman, Chris Duvall (NY Red Bulls, Trade via Minnesota United), Kyle Fisher, Wandrille Lefevre, Ambroise Oyongo.
MIDFIELDERS (10): Louis Beland-Goyette (FC Montreal, USL Signing), Hernan Bernardello, Patrice Bernier, David Choiniere, Marco Donadel, Calum Mallace, Ignacio Piatti, Andres Romero, Shamit Shome (FC Edmonton, SuperDraft), Ballou Jean-Yves Tabla (FC Montreal, Homegrown).
FORWARDS (5): Anthony Jackson-Hamel, Nick DePuy (UC Santa Barbara, SuperDraft), Matteo Mancosu, Dominic Oduro, Michael Salazar.
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Departed:
GOALKEEPERS: .
DEFENDERS: Amadou Dia, Danny Toia (Orlando City, Trade via Atlanta United).
MIDFIELDERS: Kyle Bekker (San Francisco Deltas, Free Agent), Jeremy Gagnon-Lapare, Lucas Ontivero, Harry Shipp (Seattle Sounders, Trade), Johan Venegas (Minnesota United, Trade).
FORWARDS: Didier Drogba, Romario Williams (Atlanta United, Trade).

New England Revolution
2017 Roster (22 players):
GOALKEEPERS (4): Cody Cropper, Brad Knighton, Bobby Shuttleworth, Matt Turner.
DEFENDERS (7): Benjamin Angoua (Guingamp/FRA. Loan), Andrew Farrell, Antonio Mlinar Delamea (Olimpija Ljubljana/SVN, Transfer), Donnie Smith, Chris Tierney, Je-Vaughn Watson, London Woodberry.
MIDFIELDERS (7): Scott Caldwell, Diego Fagundez, Zachary Herivaux, Daigo Kobayashi, Xavier Kouassi, Lee Nguyen, Kelyn Rowe.
FORWARDS (4): Juan Agudelo, Teal Bunbury, Kei Kamara, Brian Wright (Univ. of Vermont, SuperDraft).
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Departed:
GOALKEEPERS:
DEFENDERS: Darrius Barnes, Jose Goncalves, Jordan McCrary.
MIDFIELDERS: Gershon Koffie (Hammarby/SWE, Free Agent), Steve Neumann (Retired).
FORWARDS: Femi Hollinger-Janzen (Minnesota United, Expansion Draft).

New York City
2017 Roster (22 players):
GOALKEEPERS (4): Eirik Johansen, Sean Johnson (Chicago Fire, Trade via Atlanta United), Andre Rawls.
DEFENDERS (7): RJ Allen, Frederic Brillant, Alexander Callens (Numancia/SPA, Free], Maxime Chanot, Shannon Gomez, Ronald Matarrita, Ethan White.
MIDFIELDERS (8): Miguel Camargo (Chorillo FC/PAN, Loan), Mix Diskerud, Jack Harrison, Jonathan Lewis (Univ. of Akron), Mikey Lopez, Tommy McNamara, Andrea Pirlo, Alexander Ring (Kaiserslautern/GER, Transfer).
FORWARDS (3): Sean Okoli (FC Cincinnati, USL Signing), Khiry Shelton, David Villa.
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Departed:
GOALKEEPERS: Josh Saunders (Orlando City Trade).
DEFENDERS: Connor Brandt, Jason Hernandez, Diego Martinez, Jefferson Mena (Barcelona/ECU, Loan).
MIDFIELDERS: Mehdi Ballouchy (Retired), Federico Bravo, Andoni Iraola (Retired), Frank Lampard.
FORWARDS: Steven Mendoza, Tony Taylor.

NY Red Bulls
2017 Roster (27 players):
GOALKEEPERS (4): Rafael Diaz (NY Red Bulls II, USL Signing), Evan Louro (Univ. of Michigan, Homegrown), Ryan Meara, Luis Robles.
DEFENDERS (8): Gideon Baah, Justin Bilyeu, Aurelien Collin, Connor Lade, Kemar Lawrence, Hassan Ndam (Rainbow FC/CMR, Transfer), Damien Perrinelle, Sal Zizzo.
MIDFIELDERS (12): Tyler Adams, Arun Basuljevic (Georgetown Univ., Homegrown), Sean Davis, Derrick Etienne, Felipe, Mike Grella, Sacha Kljestan, Zeiko Lewis (Boston College, SuperDraft), Dan Metzger (NY Red Bulls II, USL Signing), Alex Muyl, Daniel Royer, Gonzalo Veron.
FORWARDS (3): Anatole Abang (Hobro IK/DEN, Loan Expired), Brandon Allen, Bradley Wright-Phillips.
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Departed:
GOALKEEPERS: Kyle Reynish.
DEFENDERS: Chris Duvall (Montreal Impact, Trade via Minnesota United), Aaron Long (Red Bulls II, Loan Expired), Karl Ouimette (SF Deltas, Free Agent), Ronald Zubar (Red Star/FRA, Free Agent).
MIDFIELDERS: Dax McCarty (Chicago Fire, Trade), Shaun Wright-Phillips.
FORWARDS: Omer Damari.

Orlando City:
2017 Roster (29 players):
GOALKEEPERS (4): Joe Bendik, Earl Edwards Jr., Josh Saunders (New York City, Trade), Mason Stajduhar.
DEFENDERS (12): Jose Aja, Kevin Alston, Conor Donovan, Devron Garcia, Victor "PC" Giro (Tampa Bay Rowdies, NASL Signing), Seb Hines, David Mateos, Rafael Ramos, Tommy Redding, Brek Shea, Jonathan Spector (Birmingham City/ENG, Transfer), Danny Toia (Montreal Impact, Trade via Atlanta United).
MIDFIELDERS (10): Servando Carrasco, Pierre Da Silva (Orlando B, USL Signing), Cristian Higuita, Will Johnson (Toronto FC, MLS Free Agent), Kaka, Rich Laryea, Antonio Nocerino, Matias Perez Garcia, Carlos Rivas, Tony Rocha.
FORWARDS (3): Hadji Barry, Cyle Larin, Bryan Rochez.
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Departed:
GOALKEEPERS: Patrick McLain (Minnesota United, Trade).
DEFENDERS: Mikey Ambrose (Atlanta United, Expansion Draft), Luke Boden (Tampa Bay Rowdies, Free Agent), Tyler Turner.
MIDFIELDERS: Harrison Heath (Atlanta United, Trade), Kevin Molino (Minnesota United, Trade), Pedro Ribeiro.
FORWARDS: Julio Baptista.

Philadelphia Union:
2017 Roster (28 players):
GOALKEEPERS (2): Andre Blake, John McCarthy.
DEFENDERS (9): Fabinho, Raymon Gaddis, Richie Marquez, Oguchi Onyewu (Charlton/ENG, Free Agent), Keegan Rosenberry, Ken Tribbett, Auston Trusty, Giliano Wijnaldum (Bochum/GER, Transfer), Josh Yaro.
MIDFIELDERS (12):
Roland Alberg, Eric Ayuk, Alejandro Bedoya, Brian Carroll, Warren Creavalle, Maurice Edu, Marcus Epps (USF/SuperDraft), Ilsinho, Derrick Jones, Haris Medunjanin (Maccabi Tel Aviv/ISR, Transfer), Adam Najem (Univ. of Akron, Homegrown), Chris Pontius.
FORWARDS (5): Charlie Davies, Fabian Herbers, Fafa Picault (St. Pauli/GER, Free Agent), C.J. Sapong, Jay Simpson (Leyton Orient/ENG, Transfer).
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Departed:
GOALKEEPERS: Matt Jones.
DEFENDERS: Taylor Washington.
MIDFIELDERS: Tranquillo Barnetta (St. Gallen/SUI, Free Agent), Leo Fernandes (Tampa Bay Rowdies, Free Agent), Kevin Kratz (Atlanta United, Trade), Cole Missimo, Walter Restrepo.
FORWARDS: Anderson Conceicao.

Portland Timbers:
2017 Roster (28 players):
GOALKEEPERS (3): Jeff Attinella (Real Salt Lake, Trade via Minnesota United), Jake Gleeson, Kendall McIntosh (T2, USL Signing).
DEFENDERS (9): Vytautas Andriuskevicius, Gbenga Arokoyo, Rennico Clarke (T2, USL Signing), Marco Farfan (Timbers 2, Homegrown), Chance Myers (Sporting KC, MLS Free Agent), Roy Miller (Saprissa/CRC, Transfer), Alvas Powell, Liam Ridgewell, Zarek Valentin.
MIDFIELDERS (9): Victor Arboleda (T2, USL Signing), Jack Barmby, Sebastian Blanco (San Lorenzo/ARG, Transfer), Diego Chara, Daniel Guzman (Saprissa/CRC, Transfer), Darlington Nagbe, Amobi Okugo,  Lawrence Olum (Sporting KC, Trade), Diego Valeri, Ben Zemanski.
FORWARDS (6): Fanendo Adi, Dairon Asprilla (Millonarios/COL, Loan Expired), Jeremy Ebobisse (Duke Univ., SuperDraft), Kennedy Igboananike (D.C. United), Darren Mattocks, Jack McInerney.
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Departed:
GOALKEEPERS: Wade Hamilton, Chris Konopka.
DEFENDERS: Nat Borchers (Retired), Chris Klute, *Taylor Peay, Jermaine Taylor (Minnesota United, Free Agent), Steven Taylor, Andy Thoma.
MIDFIELDERS: Nick Besler (Real Monarchs, Free Agent), Ned Grabavoy (Retired), Jack Jewsbury (Retired).
FORWARDS: Neco Brett, Lucas Melano (Belgrano, Loan), Ben Polk (Orlando City B, Free Agent).
*Portland owns MLS rights.

Real Salt Lake
2017 Roster (25 players):
GOALKEEPERS (3): Lalo Fernandez, Matt Van Oekel (FC Edmonton, NASL Signing), Nick Rimando.
DEFENDERS (9): Jordan Allen, Tony Beltran, Justen Glad, David Horst (Houston Dynamo, MLS Free Agent), Aaron Maund, Demar Phillips, Chris Schuler, Chris Wingert.
MIDFIELDERS (8): Danilo Acosta, Kyle Beckerman, Jose Hernandez (UCLA, Homegrown), Omar Holness, Luke Mulholland, Albert Rusnak (Groningen/NED, Transfer), Sunday Stephen.
FORWARDS (6): Chad Barrett (San Jose Earthquakes, MLS Free Agent), Brooks Lennon (Liverpool/ENG, Loan), Yura Movsisyan, Joao Plata, Sebastian Saucedo (Veracruz/MEX, Loan Expired), Ricardo Velazco.
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Departed:
GOALKEEPERS: Jeff Attinella (Portland Timbers, Trade via Minnesota United).
DEFENDERS: Phanuel Kavita, Jamison Olave (Retired), Boyd Okwuonu.
MIDFIELDERS: Javier Morales (FC Dallas, MLS Free Agent), John Stertzer.
FORWARDS: Pedro Baez (Cerro Porteno/PAR, Loan Expired), *Olmes Garcia, Juan Manuel Martinez (Velez Sarsfield/ARG, Free Agent), Devon Sandoval (San Francisco Deltas, Free Agent), Emery Welshman.
*San Jose holds MLS rights (via Re-Entry Draft),

San Jose Earthquakes:
2017 Roster (25 players):
GOALKEEPERS (2): David Bingham, Andrew Tarbell.
DEFENDERS (9): Victor Bernardez, Kip Colvey, Harold Cummings (Alajuelense/CRC, Transfer), Shaun Francis, Andres Imperiale, Florian Jungwirth (Darmstadt/GER, Transfer), Nick Lima (Univ. of California, Homegrown), Matheus Silva, Marvell Wynne.
MIDFIELDERS (10): Fatai Alashe, Cordell Cato, Darwin Ceren, Simon Dawkins, Anibal Godoy,  Jahmir Hyka (Lucerne/SUI, Transfer), Marc Pelosi, Shea Salinas, Tommy Thompson, Jackson Yueill (UCLA, SuperDraft),
FORWARDS (4): Quincy Amarikwa, Danny Hoesen (Groningen/NED, Loan), Marcos Urena (Brondby/DEN, Transfer), Chris Wondolowski.
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Departed:
GOALKEEPERS: Bryan Meredith (Seattle Sounders, Re-Entry Draft).
DEFENDERS: Clarence Goodson, Kofi Sarkodie, Jordan Stewart.
MIDFIELDERS: Leandro Barrera (San Martin de San Juan/ARG, Loan), Alberto Quintero (Lobos BUAP/MEX, Loan Expired).
FORWARDS: Chad Barrett (Real Salt Lake, Free Agent), Henok Goitom, Innocent, Steven Lenhart (FC Imabari/JPN, Free Agent), Mark Sherrod.
*San Jose owns MLS rights.

Seattle Sounders:
2017 Roster (23 players):
GOALKEEPERS (3): Stefan Frei, Bryan Meredith (San Jose Earthquakes, Re-Entry Draft), Tyler Miller.
DEFENDERS (7): Tony Alfaro, Brad Evans, Oniel Fisher, Joevin Jones, Chad Marshall, Nouhou Tolo (S2, USL Signing), Roman Torres.
MIDFIELDERS (9): Osvaldo Alonso, Alvaro Fernandez, Aaron Kovar, Nicolas Lodeiro, Cristian Roldan, Harry Shipp (Montreal Impact, Trade), Nathan Sturgis, Gustav Svensson (Guangzhou R&F/CHN, Transfer), Henry Wingo (Univ. of Washington, Homegrown).
FORWARDS (4): Seyi Adekoya (UCLA, Homegrown), Will Bruin (Houston Dynamo, Trade), Clint Dempsey, Jordan Morris.
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Departed:
GOALKEEPERS: Charlie Lyon.
DEFENDERS: Damion Lowe (Tampa Bay Rowdies, Free Agent), Tyrone Mears (Atlanta United, Trade), Jimmy Ockford (Reno 1868, Free Agent), Dylan Remick (Houston Dynamo, Re-Entry Draft), Zach Scott (Retired).
MIDFIELDERS: Michael Farfan, Erik Friberg (BK Hacken/SWE, Free Agent), Andreas Ivanschitz (Vitoria Pilzen/CZE, Free Agent).
FORWARDS: Oalex Anderson, Andy Craven (FC Cincinnati, Free Agent), Herculez Gomez (Retired), Darwin Jones (Tampa Bay Rowdies, Free Agent), Victor Mansaray (FC Cincinnati/Loan), Nelson Valdez (Cerro Porteno/PAR).

Sporting KC:
2017 Roster (27 players):
GOALKEEPERS (3): Andrew Dykstra (D.C. United, Re-Entry Draft), Tim Melia, Adrian Zendejas (Swope Park Rangers, USL Signing).
DEFENDERS (8): Saad Abdul-Salaam, Matt Besler, Kevin Ellis, Igor Juliao (Fluminense/BRA, Loan), Jimmy Medranda, Ike Opara, Erik Palmer-Brown (Porto/POR, Loan Expired), Seth Sinovic.
MIDFIELDERS (8): Roger Espinoza, Benny Feilhaber, Ilie (Elche/ESP, Free Agent), Benji Joya, Soni Mustivar, Tyler Pasher (Swope Park Rangers, USL Signing), Graham Zusi.
FORWARDS (9): Latif Blessing (Liberty Professionals FC/GHA, Transfer), Dom Dwyer, Gerso Fernandes (Belenenses/POR, Transfer), Cameron Iwasa (Sac Republic FC, USL Signing), Cameron Porter, Diego Rubio, Soony Saad (BEC Tero Sasana/THA, Transfer), Daniel Salloi (Gyirmot/HUN, Loan Expired), Christian Volesky (Rochester Rhinos, USL Signing).
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Departed:
GOALKEEPERS: Alec Kann (Atlanta United, Expansion Draft), Jon Kempin.
DEFENDERS: Ever Alvarado (Olimpia/HON, Free Agent), Nuno Andre Coelho, Chance Myers (Portland Timbers, MLS Free Agent).
MIDFIELDERS: Emmanuel Appiah, Brad Davis (Retired), Justin Mapp, Paulo Nagamura (Retired), Lawrence Olum (Portland Timbers, Trade),
FORWARDS: Connor Hallisey, Jacob Peterson (Atlanta United, MLS Free Agent).

Toronto FC:
2017 Roster (24 players):
GOALKEEPERS (3): Alex Bono, Clint Irwin, Quillan Roberts.
DEFENDERS (8): Brandon Aubrey (Univ. of Notre Dame, SuperDraft), Steven Beitashour, Nick Hagglund, Chris Mavinga (Rubin Kazan/RUS, Transfer), Drew Moor, Ashtone Morgan, Justin Morrow, Eriq Zavaleta.
MIDFIELDERS (7): Michael Bradley, Sergio Camargo (Syracuse Univ., Homegrown), Jay Chapman, Armando Cooper, Benoit Cheyrou, Marky Delgado, Jonathan Osorio.
FORWARDS (6): Jozy Altidore, Molham Babouli, Tsubasa Endoh, Sebastian Giovinco, Jordan Hamilton, Tosaint Ricketts.
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Departed:
GOALKEEPERS: Quillian Roberts.
DEFENDERS: Mark Bloom (Atlanta United, Trade), Clement Simonin, Josh Williams (Columbus Crew, Re-Entry Draft).
MIDFIELDERS: Will Johnson (Orlando City, MLS Free Agent), Chris Mannella, Daniel Lovitz.
FORWARDS: .

Vancouver Whitecaps:
2017 Roster (27 players):
GOALKEEPERS (3): David Ousted, Spencer Richey (Whitecaps FC 2, USL Signing), Paolo Tornaghi.
DEFENDERS (9): Christian Dean, Marcel de Jong, David Edgar, Jordan Harvey, Brett Levis, Tim Parker, Cole Seiler, Kendall Waston, Sheanon Williams (Houston Dynamo, Trade).
MIDFIELDERS (10): Christian Bolanos, Marco Bustos, Alphonso Davies, Deybi Flores, Andrew Jacobson, Matias Laba, Ben McKendry, Nicolas Mezquida, Cristian Techera, Russell Teibert.
FORWARDS (5): Giles Barnes, Kyle Greig (Whitecaps FC 2, USL Signing), Erik Hurtado, Kekuta Manneh, Yordy Reyna (Red Bull Salzburg/AUT, Transfer).
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Departed:
GOALKEEPERS: Marco Carducci.
DEFENDERS: Sam Adekugbe (Brighton & Hove Albion/ENG, Loan), Fraser Aird (Rangers/SCO, Loan Expired), Jordan Smith (Saprissa/CRC, Loan Expired).
MIDFIELDERS: Kianz Froese (Fortuna Duesseldorf/GER, Transfer), Pedro Morales.
FORWARDS: Masato Kudo (Sanfrecce Hiroshima/JPN, Transfer), Blas Perez (Arabe Unido/PAN, Free Agent).



3 comments
  1. Paul Estrada
    commented on: January 4, 2017 at 6:12 p.m.
    Once again, and unsurprisingly, the do-nothing Quakes are sleeping through the transfer season.
  1. Ben Lukas
    commented on: January 4, 2017 at 11:32 p.m.
    The do little Quakes still haven't signed a new GM. How many months since Doyle was let go?
  1. :: SilverRey ::
    commented on: January 4, 2017 at 6:12 p.m.
    Great breakdown!! I like the format. Keep it going!!!

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