BY ADAM SERRANO
The list for the latest mechanism of MLS player movement has been made available. The re-entry draft, which was designed todisperseplayers out of contract or unwanted by their clubs to teams around the league. The draft will take place in two stages with the first stage starting next Wednesday at 2pm ET. The second stage will take place on December 15th.
In the first stage of the draft, veteran players who had their options declined by their clubs or are out of contract will beavailable. Should a team pick a player in this first stage, then they would be required to pick up the option on the player or present them with a Bona Fide Offer. D.C. United will have the first pick in the draft with the order going in reverse from where teams finished the 2009 season. The expansion Vancouver Whitecaps and Portland Timbers will have the two last selections.
The complete list of players available for the re-entry draft is available after the jump.
Claudio Lopez, Ciaran OBrien and Peter Vagenas
Dario Sala and Jeff Cunningham
LOS ANGELES GALAXY
Dema Kovalenko and Jovan Kirovski
SAN JOSE EARTHQUAKES
Frankie Hedjuk, Duncan Oughton, Gino Padula,GuillermoBarros Schelotto
NEW YORK RED BULLS
Juan Pablo Angel, Luke Sassano, and Carey Talley
Josh Wolff, Jimmy Conrad andAaron Hohlbein
Chris Seitz and Fred
NEW ENGLAND REVOLUTION
Preston Burpo, Nico Colaluca, Cory Gibbs and Khano Smith.
Ryan Cochrane, Richard Mulhrooney, Joseph Ngwenya,Pat Onstad and Adrian Serioux
Marcelo Saragosa and Alex Zotinca
Who do you believe D.C. United will pick up with the first pick? Is Jimmy Conrad a clear number one choice? Prefer Juan Pablo Angel,GuillermoBarros Schelotto or even Jeff Cunningham? Do you hope that any of these players are picked up by your club?
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