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LA Galaxy sign first-round SuperDraft pick Emil Cuello

Emil Cuello - LA Galaxy


The LA Galaxy have signed first-round SuperDraft pick midfielder Emil Cuello, the club announced Wednesday. Cuello was selected 11th overall. 

Cuello, 22, starred for four seasons at Southern Methodist University, where he had 12 goals and 17 assists in 72 appearances.

"We are excited to welcome Emil to the LA Galaxy,” General Manager Dennis te Kloese said in a club statement. “He has played well during our preseason, showing his abilities and technicality. We look forward to Emil officially joining our roster and his contributions during the upcoming season.”