Orlando City SC 2017 Roster

This roster composition page reflects players that the league has received ALL paperwork for (ITC, Visas, federation registration, etc.) in order to be officially added to a team’s 2017 roster and be made available for MLS game selection as of March 16, 2017.

Aja, Jose4DSeniorSRINTL 
Alston, Kevin12DSeniorSR  
Barnes, Giles14FSeniorSRDP 
Barry, Hadji13FSeniorSR  
Bendik, Joe1GKSeniorSR  
Carrasco, Servando5MSeniorSR  
Da Silva, Pierre98FReserveRES  
Donovan, Conor22DSupplementalSUPGA 
Edwards Jr., Earl36GKReserveRES  
Garcia, Devron16DReserveRES, On loanOLINTLOn loanOL
Giro, Victor94DSeniorSRINTL 
Higuita, Cristian7MSeniorSR  
Hines, Sebastian3DSeniorSR  
Johnson, Will8M/FSeniorSR  
Kaka, 10MSeniorSRDP, INTL 
Larin, Cyle9FSeniorSR  
Laryea, Richmond6MSupplementalSUPINTL, GA 
Nocerino, Antonio23MSeniorSRINTL 
Perez Garcia, Matias32FSeniorSRINTL 
Ramos, Rafael27DSeniorSR  
Redding, Tommy29DReserveRESHG 
Rivas, Carlos Augusto11MSeniorSRDP, INTL 
Rocha, Tony16MSupplementalSUP  
Rochez, Bryan35FSeniorSRDP 
Saunders, Josh28GKSupplementalSUP  
Spector, Jonathan2DSeniorSR  
Stajduhar, Mason31GKReserveRESHG 
Toia, Donny25M/DSeniorSR  
28 of 30 spots filled

"R.S." = Roster Status, "CAT" = Player Category

"SR" = Senior Roster, "SUP" = Supplmental Roster, "RES" = Supplmental Roster, "OL" = On loan, "DP" = Designated Player, "YDP" = Young Designated Player", "INTL" = International Player, "HG" = Homegrown Player, "GA" = Generation adidas, "GA-C" = Generation adidas Canada, "SL" = "Disabled List", "SEI" = "Season-Ending Injury", "SPND" = "Suspended"

Roster Composition

Senior Roster (Spots 1-20)
1Aja, JoseINTL
2Alston, Kevin
3Barnes, GilesDP
4Barry, Hadji
5Bendik, Joe
6Carrasco, Servando
7Giro, VictorINTL
8Higuita, Cristian
9Hines, Sebastian
10Johnson, Will
11KakaDP, INTL
12Larin, Cyle
13Nocerino, AntonioINTL
14Perez Garcia, MatiasINTL
15Ramos, Rafael
16Rivas, Carlos AugustoDP, INTL
17Rochez, BryanDP
18Spector, Jonathan
19Toia, Donny
Supplemental Roster (Spots 21-24)
21Donovan, ConorGA
22Laryea, RichmondINTL, GA
23Rocha, Tony
24Saunders, Josh
Reserve Roster (Spots 25-30)
25Da Silva, Pierre
26Edwards Jr., Earl
27Garcia, DevronINTL
28Stajduhar, MasonHG
29Redding, TommyHG
Designated Players
1Barnes, Giles
3Rivas, Carlos AugustoINTL
Rochez, Bryan
International slots
1Aja, Jose
2Giro, Victor
4Laryea, Richmond
5Nocerino, Antonio
6Perez Garcia, Matias
7Rivas, Carlos Augusto
International players that don't count against slots
LGarcia, DevronOn loanOL
Unavailable Players
Garcia, DevronOn loanOL
Season-ending Injury List


  • A club's active roster is comprised of up to 30 players. All 30 players are eligible for selection to each 18-player game-day squad during the regular season and playoffs.
  • SENIOR: (ON-BUDGET) Up to 20 players, occupying roster spots 1-20, count against the club's 2017 salary budget of $3,845,000, and are referred to collectively as the club's Senior Roster.
  • SUPPLEMENTAL & RESERVE: (OFF-BUDGET) The salaries of players on the Supplemental Roster (spots 21-24) and Reserve Roster (spots 25-30) do not count toward a club's Salary Budget.
  • INTL: In 2017, a total of 176 international roster spots are divided among the 22 clubs. These spots are tradable, in full season increments, so some clubs may have more than eight and some clubs may have fewer than eight.
  • DP & Young DP: The Designated Player Rule allows clubs to acquire up to three players whose total compensation and acquisition costs exceed the maximum budget charge, with the club bearing financial responsibility for the amount of compensation above each player's budget charge. A Designated Player 23-years-old or younger during the league year a Young Designated Player Budget Charge. Designated Player spots are not tradable.
  • HG: A club may sign a player to a contract without subjecting him to the MLS SuperDraft if the player has been a member of a club's youth academy for at least one year and has met the necessary training and retention requirements. Players joining MLS through this mechanism are known as Homegrown Players.
  • GA & GA-C: Generation adidas (GA) and Generation adidas Canada (GA-C) are joint programs between MLS and adidas that are dedicated to developing exceptional domestic talent in a professional environment. Each year, a handful of top domestic collegiate underclassmen and youth national team players are signed by the league with the majority of such players entering the league through the SuperDraft.
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