LAFC selected Portuguese defender Joao Mountinho out of Akron with the first overall pick, then sent $200,000 to DC United for the third selection, where the expansion side took defender Tristan Blackmon from the University of the Pacific. Wisconsin forward Chris Mueller was selected two choices later as the No. 6 overall pick by Orlando City SC. Minnesota United FC chose forward Mason Toye of IN next as the No. 7 overall selection. Rounds one and two will take place Friday in Philadelphia, while rounds three and four will be conducted via conference call on January 21.
Leading the way was MI forward Francis Atuahene, who was chosen by FC Dallas in the first round as the No. 4 overall pick.
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With the No. 2 pick, the LA Galaxy selected defender Tomas Hilliard-Arce out of Stanford.
Other foreign born second-round selections included a pair of picks from Atlanta: English Midfielder Oliver Shannon out of Clemson, and German forward Gordon Wild from Maryland.
After having no picks in the first round of the draft, the Rapids selected forward Alan Winn from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with the 25th overall pick.