Tag: Justin Mapp

Mapp Traded to Philadelphia

Greg Lalas reports that the Fire have traded midfielder Justin Mapp to Philadelphia for allocation money.  http://www.mlssoccer.com/news/article/midfielder-justin-mapp-traded-philadelphia The amount of allocation money has not been made public but the move allows the Fire to free up $245,000.00 in cap space (or roughly $122,500.00 in terms of MLS cap dollars for half of 2010).  Mapp never... Read more »

Klopas explains the 'Protected List'

More than a few eyebrows were raised when the Fire announced their ‘protected list’ of 11 players who wouldn’t be eligible for selection by Philadelphia in today’s MLS expansion draft. One player in particular who stood out on the list was midfielder Justin Mapp. Mapp, a 25-year-old winger who has enjoyed a lot of success... Read more »

Mapp's Match: Another Look

Filling in for injured playmaker Cuauhtemoc Blanco, Fire midfielder Justin Mapp had some big shoes to fill when the Fire hosted Toronto FC on Saturday night. And while the Fire disappointed with a 2-2 tie that effectively knocked them out of the race for the Supporter’s Shield, Mapp was a bright spot, looking dangerous and... Read more »

Justin Mapp -- Speaking on his 2009...

Veteran midfielder Justin Mapp had been a fixture of the Fire starting 11 for years. Unfortunately for the 24-year-old Mapp though, this year – to say the least – has been quite different. Mapp – who at this point last year had started every game for the Fire – has gotten the starting nod in... Read more »

Blanco, Segares Named to National Team Rosters for Qualifiers

Fire midfielder Cuauhtemoc Blanco has been named to the Mexican National team roster ahead of their all important World Cup Qualifier against the United States. Fire defender Gonzalo Segares was also named to his country’s roster; he’ll play with Costa Rica when they take on Honduras on the same day. The early word is that... Read more »