Posts tagged "MLS Expansion Draft"
Hey everyone, I finally made it to Detroit and I have a couple of updates to share with you all… **McBride and Brown — Back for 2010** The Fire announced today that the club options for both Brian McBride and C.J. Brown have been picked up — meaning that both will be back with the... Read more »
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 »
Hey everybody, I’m working on getting some interviews with Fire personnel scheduled so I will hopefully have some stories up regarding the ‘protected list’ decisions later on. If the interviews don’t work out, don’t worry, I’ll be back with another post today but the content will be slightly different. **UPDATE — I just got off... Read more »
The Fire announced their list of 11 expansion draft protected players today. The players, who will be ineligible for selection by the Philadelphia Union in Wednesday’s expansion draft, include the following: GK: Jon Busch DEF: Wilman Conde, C.J. Brown, Dasan Robinson, Tim Ward MID: Justin Mapp, Marco Pappa, Logan Pause, John Thorrington FWD: Brian McBride,... Read more »
Getting off the topic of the “Hauptman Letter Debate” for a minute, some important info came out today regarding next Wednesday’s MLS expansion draft. Here’s the info, [per Steve Goff](http://voices.washingtonpost.com/soccerinsider/2009/11/mls_news_notes_1.html#more) (and NaperSteve — who provided the tip): > Philadelphia will select 10 players; current clubs must submit their 11-man protected list by Monday afternoon; no... Read more »