2021 MLS SuperDraft Transactions

January 21, 2021

 

Overall # Round # Team Transactions   Player Drafted
Round 1
1 1-1
Austin FC
  Daniel Pereira
2 1-2
FC Cincinnati
  Calvin Harris
3 1-3
Dynamo
Rapids

 

Traded • 2021 first round pick (#6-Ethan Bartlow) • $200,000 in general allocation money to Dynamo for • 2021 first round pick (#3-Philip Mayaka) on 2021-01-21

  Philip Mayaka
4 1-4
D.C. United
  Kimarni Smith
5 1-5
Atlanta United
D.C. United

 

Traded • 2021 second round pick (#31-Josh Bauer) • 125,000 in general allocation money to Atlanta United for • 2021 first round pick (#5-Michael DeShields) • 2021 second round pick (#32-Logan Panchot) on 2021-01-21

  Michael DeShields
6 1-6
Fire
Rapids

 

Traded • $125,000 in general allocation money to Fire for • 2021 first round pick (#6-Ethan Bartlow) on 2020-12-13

Dynamo

 

Traded • 2021 first round pick (#3-Philip Mayaka) to Rapids for • 2021 first round pick (#6-Ethan Bartlow) • $200,000 in general allocation money on 2021-01-21

Ethan Bartlow
7 1-7
Real Salt Lake
  Bret Halsey
8 1-8
Galaxy
Timbers

 

Traded • Jorge Villafaña • 2021 first round pick (#16-Josh Drack) to Galaxy for • 2021 first round pick (#8-Derek Dodson) on 2021-01-12

Orlando City SC

 

Traded • $100,000 in general allocation money to Timbers for • 2021 first round pick (#8-Derek Dodson) on 2021-01-21

Derek Dodson
9 1-9
Whitecaps FC
  David Egbo
10 1-10
Inter Miami
  Josh Penn
11 1-11
CF Montreal
Austin FC

 

Traded • Kamal Miller to Impact (who became CF Montreal) for • 2021 first round pick (#11-Freddy Kleemann) • $225,000 in general allocation money on 2020-12-15

  Freddy Kleemann
12 1-12
Earthquakes
  Thomas Williamson
13 1-13
Red Bulls
  Luther Archimede
14 1-14
Los Angeles FC
  Daniel Trejo
15 1-15
Rapids
FC Dallas

 

Traded • Michael Barrios • 2021 first round pick (#21-Aedan Stanley) to Rapids for • 2021 first round pick (#15-Nicky Hernandez) • international roster spot on 2021-01-13

  Nicky Hernandez
16 1-16
Timbers
Galaxy

 

Traded • 2021 first round pick (#8-Derek Dodson) to Timbers for • Jorge Villafaña • 2021 first round pick (#16-Josh Drack) on 2021-01-12

  Josh Drack
17 1-17
New York City FC
Minnesota United

 

Traded • $50,000 in general allocation money to New York City FC for • 2021 first round pick (#17-Justin McMaster) on 2021-01-21

  Justin McMaster
18 1-18
Toronto FC
Minnesota United

 

Traded • 2021 first round pick (#25-Matt Di Rosa) • $50,000 in general allocation money to Toronto FC for • 2021 first round pick (#18-Nabi Kibunguchy) on 2021-01-21

  Nabi Kibunguchy
19 1-19
Union
Orlando City SC

 

Traded • rights to Nathan Harriel to Union for • 2021 first round pick (#19-Rio Hope-Gund) on 2020-07-17

  Rio Hope-Gund
20 1-20
Nashville SC
  Irakoze Donasiyano
21 1-21
FC Dallas
Rapids

 

Traded • 2021 first round pick (#15-Nicky Hernandez) • international roster spot to FC Dallas for • Michael Barrios • 2021 first round pick (#21-Aedan Stanley) on 2021-01-13

Austin FC

 

Traded • $50,000 in general allocation money to Rapids for • 2021 first round pick (#21-Aedan Stanley) on 2021-01-21

Aedan Stanley
22 1-22
Orlando City SC
  Brandon Hackenberg
23 1-23
Sporting KC
Whitecaps FC

 

Traded • Erik Hurtado to Sporting KC for • 2020 second round pick (#32-Daniel Gagliardi) • 2021 first round pick (#23-Javain Brown) on 2018-12-14

  Javain Brown
24 1-24
Revolution
  Edward Kizza
25 1-25
Minnesota United
Toronto FC

 

Traded • 2021 first round pick (#18-Nabi Kibunguchy) to Minnesota United for • 2021 first round pick (#25-Matt Di Rosa) • $50,000 in general allocation money on 2021-01-21

  Matt Di Rosa
26 1-26
Sounders
Inter Miami

 

Traded • Roman Torres to Sounders for • first round pick (protected top 19 in 2021, unprotected in 2022) (#26-Aimé Mabika) on 2020-09-28

  Aimé Mabika
27 1-27
Crew
  Justin Malou
Round 2
28 2-1
Austin FC
  Daniel Steedman
29 2-2
FC Cincinnati
  Avionne Flanagan
30 2-3
Dynamo
  Kristofer Strickler
31 2-4
D.C. United
Atlanta United

 

Traded • 2021 first round pick (#5-Michael DeShields) • 2021 second round pick (#32-Logan Panchot) to D.C. United for • 2021 second round pick (#31-Josh Bauer) • 125,000 in general allocation money on 2021-01-21

  Josh Bauer
32 2-5
Atlanta United
D.C. United

 

Traded • 2021 second round pick (#31-Josh Bauer) • 125,000 in general allocation money to Atlanta United for • 2021 first round pick (#5-Michael DeShields) • 2021 second round pick (#32-Logan Panchot) on 2021-01-21

  Logan Panchot
33 2-6
Fire
  Jackson Ragen
34 2-7
Real Salt Lake
  Elijah Amo
35 2-8
Galaxy
  Preston Judd
36 2-9
Whitecaps FC
Nashville SC

 

Traded • 2021 second round pick (#45-Eric Iloski) • 2021 international roster spot to Whitecaps for • 2021 second round pick (#36-Tom Judge) • $175,000 in general allocation money on 2021-01-21

  Tom Judge
37 2-10
Inter Miami
  Joseph Hafferty
38 2-11
CF Montreal
Minnesota United

 

Traded • Mason Toye to Impact (who became CF Montreal) for • 2021 second round pick (#38-Sean O'Hearn) • $150,000 in 2020 general allocation money • $450,000 in 2021 general allocation money on 2020-10-01

  Sean O'Hearn
39 2-12
Earthquakes
  George Asomani
40 2-13
Red Bulls
  Lamine Conte
41 2-14
Los Angeles FC
  C.C. Uche
 
Rapids
  PASSED
42 2-15
Timbers
  Dawson McCartney
43 2-16
New York City FC
  Ben Di Rosa
44 2-17
Toronto FC
  Nathaniel Crofts
45 2-18
Union
Nashville SC

 

Traded • $50,000 in general allocation money • conditional $175,000 in general allocation money (depending on performance metrics being met by players selected with traded draft picks) to Union for • 2021 second round pick (#45-Eric Iloski) • 2021 third round pick (#67-Sondre Norheim) • 2022 first round pick (?-?) on 2021-01-18

Whitecaps FC

 

Traded • 2021 second round pick (#36-Tom Judge) • $175,000 in general allocation money to Nashville SC for • 2021 second round pick (#45-Eric Iloski) • 2021 international roster spot on 2021-01-21

Eric Iloski
46 2-19
Nashville SC
Fire

 

Traded • Dax McCarty to Nashville SC for • 2021 second round pick (#46-Christian Pinzon) • $50,000 in general allocation money • $50,000 in targeted allocation money on 2019-11-12

  Christian Pinzon
47 2-20
FC Dallas
  Colin Shutler
48 2-21
Orlando City SC
  Andrew Pannenberg
49 2-22
Sporting KC
  Matt Constant
50 2-23
Revolution
  Francois Dulysse
51 2-24
Minnesota United
Crew

 

Traded • rights to Aaron Schoenfeld to Minnesota United for • 2021 conditional second round pick (if Schoenfeld does not meet unspecified performance metrics, else $50,000 in general allocation money) (#51-Joshua Jackson-Ketchup) on 2020-02-12

  Joshua Jackson-Ketchup
52 2-25
Sounders
Whitecaps FC

 

Traded • international roster spot through 2019 season to Sounders for • 2021 second round pick (#52-Joel Harrison) on 2019-08-22

  Joel Harrison
53 2-26
Crew
FC Cincinnati

 

Traded • Fatai Alashe to Crew for • conditional compensation ($50,000 in 2021 general allocation money if Alashe meets unknown performance conditions, else 2021 second round pick (#53-Jonas Fjeldberg) on 2020-08-17

  Jonas Fjeldberg
Round 3
54 3-1
Austin FC
  Noah Lawrence
55 3-2
FC Cincinnati
  Matthew Vowinkel
56 3-3
Dynamo
  Brandon Terwege
 
D.C. United
Crew

 

Traded • Jon Kempin to D.C. United for • 2021 third round pick (PASSED) on 2021-01-08

  PASSED
57 3-4
Atlanta United
  Aiden McFadden
58 3-5
Fire
  Mitch Guitar
59 3-6
Real Salt Lake
  Aris Briggs
 
Galaxy
  PASSED
60 3-7
Whitecaps FC
Impact

 

Traded • Evan Bush to Whitecaps for • 2021 third rond pick (#60-Giuseppe Barone) on 2020-09-28

CF Montreal

 

Montreal Impact renamed CF Montreal on 2021-01-14

Giuseppe Barone
61 3-8
Inter Miami
Toronto FC

 

Traded • rights to Juan Agudelo to Inter Miami for • 2021 third round pick (#61-Paul Rothrock) on 2019-12-29

  Paul Rothrock
 
CF Montreal
  PASSED
 
Earthquakes
  PASSED
62 3-9
Red Bulls
  A.J. Marcucci
63 3-10
Los Angeles FC
  Alvaro Quezada
 
Rapids
  PASSED
64 3-11
Timbers
  Diego Gutierrez
65 3-12
New York City FC
  Vuk Latinovich
66 3-13
Toronto FC
  Jon-Talen Maples
67 3-14
Union
Nashville SC

 

Traded • $50,000 in general allocation money • conditional $175,000 in general allocation money (depending on performance metrics being met by players selected with traded draft picks) to Union for • 2021 second round pick (#45-Eric Iloski) • 2021 third round pick (#67-Sondre Norheim) • 2022 first round pick (?-?) on 2021-01-18

  Sondre Norheim
68 3-15
Nashville SC
  Tor Saunders
69 3-16
FC Dallas
  Thibaut Jacquel
70 3-17
Orlando City SC
FC Dallas

 

Unknown.

 

Traded ? to Orlando City SC for • 2021 third round pick (#70-Mark Salas) on 2020-02-27

  Mark Salas
71 3-18
Sporting KC
  Jamil Roberts
 
Revolution
  PASSED
72 3-19
Minnesota United
FC Dallas

 

Traded • Jacori Hayes to Minnesota United for • 2021 third round pick (#72-Giovanni Montesdeoca) on 2020-01-21

  Giovanni Montesdeoca
73 3-20
Sounders
  T.J. Bush
 
Crew
Inter Miami

 

Traded • Grant Lillard to Crew for • 2021 third round pick (PASSED) on 2020-08-14

Red Bulls

 

Traded • rights to Patrick Seagrist to Inter Miami for • 2021 third round pick (PASSED) • up to $50,000 in general allocation money (if Seagrist meets unspecified performance-based incentives) on 2020-12-23

PASSED
Compensatory Round
The 2021 SuperDraft, originally scheduled for four rounds, was shortened to three rounds by MLS. Since trades had been made including fourth round picks, teams that had acquired those fourth round picks were granted compensatory picks at the end of the third round. These picks are listed with the original trade information for reference.
82 C-1
Atlanta United
Sporting KC

 

Traded • Kevin Oliveira • Tyler Pasher • 2018 second round pick (#36-Oliver Shannon) to Atlanta United for • Kenwyne Jones • Alex Tambakis • 2021 fourth round pick (PASSED) on 2017-12-10

  PASSED
83 C-2
Whitecaps FC
Inter Miami

 

Traded • Bryan Meredith to Whitecaps for • 2021 fourth round pick (PASSED) on 2020-01-29

  PASSED
84 C-3
Rapids
Real Salt Lake

 

Traded • rights to Enzo Martinez to Rapids for • 2021 fourth round pick (#84-Rene White) on 2018-02-19

  Rene White
85 C-4
Revolution
Inter Miami

 

Traded • Lee Nguyen to Revolution for • 2021 fourth round pick (PASSED) • up to $50,000 in general allocation money on 2020-09-08

  PASSED
86 C-5
Minnesota United
Nashville SC

 

Traded • Adrian Zendejas to Minnesota United for • 2021 fourth round pick (#86-Leroy Enzugusi) • conditional general allocation money (up to $100,000 if Zendejas meets unspecified performance metrics) on 2020-09-17

  Leroy Enzugusi