2016 Draft Selection Order

Rounds 1 and 2 of the 2016 MLS SuperDraft will take place on Thursday, January 14 at 1 p.m. ET at the Baltimore Convention Center in Baltimore, Maryland. The Third and Fourth Rounds will be conducted via League conference call on Tuesday, January 19.


FIRST ROUND

Pick Club Player Note
1

Jack Harrison
Midfield
Wake Forest

 
2 Joshua Yaro
Defender
Georgetown

Philadelphia acquired the pick from Colorado via a trade on 01/14/16

3

Keegan Rosenberry
Defender
Georgetown

 
4

Brandon Vincent
Defender
Stanford

Chicago acquired the pick from NYCFC via a trade on 01/14/16

5

Omar Holness
Midfielder
North Carolina

 
6

Fabian Herbers
Midfielder
Creighton

Philadelphia acquired the pick from Houston via a trade on 12/07/15
7

Richie Laryea
Midfielder
Akron

 
8

Andrew Tarbell
Goalkeeper
Clemson

 
9

Tsubasa Endoh
Midfielder
Maryland

 
10

Jordan McCrary
Defender
North Carolina

 
11

Julian Buescher
Defender
Syracuse

D.C. United acquired the pick from Sporting KC via a trade on 01/14/16

12

Jonathan Campbell
Defender
North Carolina

Chicago acquired the pick from Colorado via a trade on 01/14/16
Colorado acquired the pick from LA Galaxy via a trade on 01/14/16

13

Hadji Barry
Midfielder/Forward
Univ. of Central Florida

Orlando acquired the pick from D.C. United via a trade on 01/14/16

14

Kyle Fisher
Defender
Clemson

 
15

Emmanuel Appiah
Midfielder
Cincinnati

Colorado acquired the pick from Chicago via a trade on 01/14/16
Chicago acquired the pick from Seattle via a trade on 01/14/16

16

Cole Seiler
Defender
Georgetown

 
17

Ryan Herman
Goalkeeper
Univ. of Washington

 

 
18

Justin Bilyeu
Defender
Souther Illinois Univ. Edwardsville

 
19

Rodrigo Saravia
Midfielder
Florida Gulf Coast Univ.

 
20

Ben Polk
Forward
Syracuse

 

SECOND ROUND

Pick Club Player Note

1
(21)

Chase Minter
Midfielder
Cal Poly

Columbus acquired Orlando's highest Round 2 pick via a trade on 08/06/15
Orlando acquired the pick from Chicago via a trade on 12/10/14

2
(22)

Alex Morrell
Forward
Univ. of South Florida

Chicago acquired the pick from Colorado via a trade on 01/14/16

3
(23)

Taylor Washington
Defender
George Mason Univ.

 
4
(24)
Forward
Univ. of California, Riverside

Montreal acquired the pick from NYCFC via a trade on 06/12/14

5
(25)

Max Lachowecki
Defender
Notre Dame

 
6
(26)

Ivan Magalhaes
Defender
Maryland

 
7
(27)

Tony Alfaro
Defender
Cal State Univ., Dominguez Hills

Seattle acquires Toronto FC's highest Round 2 pick via a trade on 01/26/15
Toronto FC acquired Philadelphia's lowest Round 2 pick via a trade on 08/07/15
Philadelphia acquired the pick from Orlando via a trade on 12/08/14

8
(28)

Patrick Hodan
Midfielder
Notre Dame

 
9
(29)

Christopher Hellmann
Forward
Lynn University

Vancouver acquired Toronto FC's second highest Round 2 pick via a trade on 12/18/15

10
(30)

Michael Gamble
Forward
Wake Forest

 
11
(31)

Kyle Parker
Forward
UNC Charlotte

Columbus acquired the pick from Sporting KC via a trade on 12/16/13

12
(32)

Paul Clowes
Midfielder
Clemson

D.C. United acquired the pick from Orlando via a trade on 01/14/16
Orlando acquired the pick from LA Galaxy via a trade 07/30/15

13
(33)

Timo Pitter
Midfielder/Forward
Creighton

FC Dallas acquired the pick from Colorado via a trade on 01/14/16
Colorado acquired the pick from Chicago via a trade on 01/14/16
Chicago Fire acquired the pick from D.C. United via a trade on 01/06/16

14
(34)

Eric Verso
Midfielder
Stanford

 
15
(35)

Zach Mathers
Midfielder
Duke

 
16
(36)

Thomas Sanner
Forward
Princeton
 

 
17
(37)

Dennis Castillo
Defender
VCU

Colorado acquired the pick from FC Dallas via a trade on 01/14/16

18
(38)

Zach Carroll
Defender
Michigan State

 
19
(39)

Keegan Smith
Forward
Univ. of San Diego

Montreal acquired the pick from Columbus via a trade on 08/04/15

20
(40)

Neco Brett
Forward
Robert Morris Univ.

 
21
(41)

Marshall Hollingsworth
Forward
Wheaton College

Columbus acquired the pick from Chivas USA via a trade on 05/08/14

THIRD ROUND

Pick Club Player Note
1
(42)

Josh Turnley
Defender
Georgetown

LA Galaxy acquired the pick from Chicago via a trade on 03/03/14

2
(43)

Chris Frouchauer
Goalkeeper
Ohio State

 
3
(44)

Mitchell Lurie
Defender
Rutgers

 
4
(45)

Colin Bonner
Forward
North Carolina

FC Dallas acquired NYCFC's highest Round 3 pick via a trade on 07/29/14

5
(46)

Amass Ankona
Midfielder/Forward
Univ. of Dayton

 
6
(47)

Robert Casner
Midfielder/Forward
Clemson

 
7
(48)

Antonio Matarazzo
Midfielder
Columbia Univ.

 
8
(49)

Kip Colvey
Defender
Cal Poly

 
9
(50)

James Moberg
Midfielder
Univ. of Washington

Vancouver acquired the pick from Toronto FC (February 2013)

10
(51)

Femi Hollinger-Janzen
Forward
Indiana

 

11
(52)
 

Ryan James  
12
(53)
Passed  
13
(54)
Emir Alihodzic

Seattle acquired the pick from D.C. United via a trade on 03/04/14

14
(55)
Brendan Hines-Ike  
15
(56)
Javan Torre

Colorado acquired the pick from Toronto FC via a trade on 01/18/16
Toronto FC acquired the pick from Seattle

16
(57)
Vincent Keller

Chicago acquired the pick from NY Red Bulls via a trade on 01/20/15
NY York Red Bulls acquired the pick from Vancouver

17
(58)
Bradley Kamdem

Colorado acquired the pick from FC Dallas via a trade on 01/14/16

18
(59)
Mitchell Taintor

Toronto FC acquired the pick from NY Red Bulls via a trade on 12/13/13

19
(60)
Vince Cicciarelli  
20
(61)
Wade Hamilton  

FOURTH ROUND

Pick Club Player Note
1
(62)
Vincent Mitchell  
2
(63)
John Manga  
3
(64)
Cole Missimo  
4
(65)
Connor Sparrow

Real Salt Lake acquired the pick from NYCFC via a trade on 08/11/14

5
(66)
RSL passes  
6
(67)
Liam Doyle

D.C. United acquired the pick from Houston via a trade on 12/08/14

7
(68)
Tobenna Uzo  
8
(69)
Tyler Thompson  
9
(70)
Darius Madison  
10
(71)
Josh Heard

Vancouver acquired the pick from New England via a trade on 02/26/14

11
(72)
Faic Hajderovic  
12
(73)
Excluded due to Round 3 pass  
13
(74)
D.C. United passes  
14
(75)
Montreal passes  
15
(76)
Michael Nelson  
16
(77)
Tyler David  
17
(78)
Jacob Speed  
18
(79)

D.C United excluded due to earlier Round 4 pass

D.C. United acquired NY Red Bull's Round 4 pick via a trade.

19
(80)
Brian James

Toronto FC acquired Columbus' highest Round 4 pick via a trade (July 2014)

20
(81)
Trevor Morley