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Former Arsenal-England Nats Keeper on Trial with San Jose Earthquakes

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Maybe you saw the tweet, or read the story.

Former England and Arsenal goalkeeper Richard Wright looks set to join San Jose Earthquakes after being given a trial at the MLS side by Frank Yallop.

 How can they do that? I mean transfer season is done, right?

Yep, but what isn't done is the opportunity to sign a Free. Wright is that. And so our dozens of other MLS quality players. Here's a list of those that were in England last year. The most notable is probably one Jay DeMerit.

The Playoff Signing Window closes Sept 15th. Which means a player signed after that could not play in the MLS Cup Playoffs.

The Sounders kind of have a single roster slot open, as they could move a player to the IR and sign one. Both Pat Noonan and Peter Vagenas seem to have injuries that are significant enough that Hanauer could make such a move.

Any Free out there that you would like to see Seattle pick up?