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De Rosario returns to Toronto, six other players picked
December 18th, 2013 4PM
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[MLS RE-ENTRY PROCESS Stage 2] The 2013 MLS Re-Entry Draft concluded Wednesday with the selection of seven players in Stage 2. Former MLS MVP Dwayne De Rosario went to his hometown Toronto FC. With the No. 1 pick, D.C. United selected Argentina Fabian Espindola. D.C. United led all teams with four picks in the two stages.

De Rosario, who was born and raised in the Toronto suburb of Scarborough, played part of three seasons with Toronto FC (2009-11) before being traded to New York on April 1, 2011. Later the same year -- his MVP season -- he moved to D.C. United.

Players not selected in either stage of the Re-Entry Process are available on a first-come, first-served basis to all clubs.

2013 Re-Entry Draft
Pool: 68
Stage 1 Picks: 5
Stage 2 Picks: 8
Traded: 5
Re-signed/Opted-out: 9
Retired: 3
Undrafted: 38

Stage 1 Picks:
1 D.C. United: Sean Franklin (LA Galaxy)
2 *Portland: Steve Zakuani (Seattle)
6 Philadelphia: Corben Bone (Chicago)
11 Colorado: Marc Burch (Seattle)
20 D.C. United: Bobby Boswell (Houston)
*Pick acquired from Chivas USA in trade for Andrew Jean-Baptiste.

Stage 2 Picks:
1 D.C. United: Fabian Espindola (New York)
3 Toronto FC: Dwayne De Rosario (D.C. United)
7 Vancouver: Mehdi Ballouchy (San Jose)
9 San Jose: Shaun Francis (Chicago)
13 Seattle: Chad Barrett (New England)
20 D.C. United: Nana Attakora (San Jose)
28 San Jose: Brandon Barklage (New York)
32 Seattle: Corey Hertzog (Vancouver)

Re-Entry Drafts:
2010 selections: Stage 1: 2, Stage 2: 11.
2011 selections: Stage 1: 3, Stage 2: 10
2012 selections: Stage 1: 1; Stage 2: 14.
2013 selections: Stage 1: 5; Stage 2: 8.

2013 MLS Re-Entry Draft Pool
Chicago
Corben Bone Option Declined (picked by Philadelphia in Stage 1)
Shaun Francis Option Declined (picked by D.C. United in Stage 2)
Joel Lindpere Option Declined
Daniel Paladini Option Declined (rights traded to Columbus)
Logan Pause Option Declined (opted out)
Chris Rolfe Option Declined (re-signed)
Maicon Santos Option Declined
Wells Thompson Out of Contract
Michael Videira Option Declined

Chivas USA
Ante Jazic Out of Contract

Steve Purdy Option Declined
Josue Soto Option Declined

Columbus
Danny O’Rourke Option Declined

Konrad Warzycha Option Declined

Colorado
Steward Ceus Option Declined

Brian Mullan Option Declined
Jamie Smith Option Declined

D.C. United
Dwayne De Rosario Option Declined (picked by Toronto FC in Stage 2)
James Riley Option Declined
Carlos Ruiz Option Declined
Marcelo Saragosa Option Declined
John Thorrington Option Declined (opted out)
Daniel Woolard Option Declined

FC Dallas
Kenny Cooper Option Declined (rights traded to Seattle)
David Ferreira Option Declined
Ugo Ihemelu Option Declined

Houston
Bobby Boswell Out of Contract (selected by D.C. United in Stage 1)
Calen Carr Out of Contract
Michael Chabala Option Declined (opted out)
Alex Dixon Option Declined
Cam Weaver Option Declined

LA Galaxy
Colin Clark Option Declined
Laurent Courtois Option Declined
Sean Franklin Option Declined (selected by D.C. United in Stage 1)
Pablo Mastroeni Out of Contract (retired)

Montreal
Sinisa Ubiparipovic Option Declined


New England
Kevin Alston Out of Contract (opted out)
Chad Barrett Option Declined (picked by Seattle in Stage 2)
Ryan Guy Option Declined
Clyde Simms Option Declined
Juan Toja Option Declined

New York
Andre Akpan Out of Contract (re-signed)
Brandon Barklage Option Declined (picked by San Jose in Stage 2)
Fabian Espindola Option Declined (picked by D.C. United in Stage 2)
Kevin Hartman Option Declined (retired)
Heath Pearce Out of Contract

Philadelphia
Chris Albright Out of Contract (retired)

Portland
David Horst Option Declined (rights traded to Houston)
Ryan Miller Option Declined

Real Salt Lake
Yordany Alvarez Option Declined (opted out)
Brandon McDonald Option Declined
Josh Saunders Option Declined
Khari Stephenson Option Declined

Seattle
Marc Burch Option Declined (picked by Colorado in Stage 1)
Josh Ford Option Declined (re-signed)
Blair Gaven Option Declined
Mauro Rosales Option Declined (traded to Chivas USA)
Steve Zakuani Out of Contract (picked by Portland in Stage 1)

San Jose
Nana Attakora Option Declined (picked by D.C. United in Stage 2)
Mehdi Ballouchy Out of Contract (picked by Vancouver in Stage 2)
Dan Gargan Option Declined
Evan Newton Option Declined

Toronto FC
Justin Braun Out of Contract

Bobby Convey Option Declined (rights traded to New York)

Vancouver
Joe Cannon Option Declined

Tommy Heinemann Option Declined (opted out)
Corey Hertzog Option Declined (picked by Seattle in Stage 2)


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