Just because Seattle doesn’t pick until 80th doesn’t make this draft a waste.
The backup goalkeeper the Sounders traded their top pick to acquire will likely have a bigger impact than either player selected on Thursday.
Four rounds over two days, with the first two streamed on ESPN and Twitter.
Seattle use the 68th overall pick on a former Sounders U-23 player.
Seattle picks 68th overall.
Tucker Bone and Joel Rydstrand both expressed excitement after being drafted by Seattle
Seattle picked up a Swedish midfielder with good distribution with their second pick.
Chris Bared played at Villanova in college and has 198 minutes with Panama’s U17/20s in official competitions.
Today’s draft is held via conference call. You can follow via MLS on Twitter.
Markus Fjortoft is a giant defender out of Duke.
To put it bluntly, there isn’t a ton of consensus.
Seattle University’s Alex Roldan and former Academy keeper Paul Christensen are among Combine invitees.
Former Academy player Bjornethun one of three players chosen by the team in the 3rd & 4th rounds
Not to be confused with Montreal’s forward of the same name, this Oduro might be nearly as fast.
Brian Nana-Sinkam was centerback when the Cardinal won the NCAA Champoinship.
With picks 16, 22 and 44, Friday’s draft should be about long-term projections, not immediate help.