LA Galaxy 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 September 22, 2017.

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Alessandrini, Romain7MSeniorSRDP, INTL 
Arellano, Hugo21DSupplementalSUPHG 
Boateng, Emmanuel24MSeniorSR  
Ciani, Michael28DSeniorSRINTL 
Cole, Ashley3DSeniorSRINTL 
Diallo, Bradley53DSupplementalSUPINTL 
Diop, Clement31GKSupplementalSUP  
dos Santos, Giovani10FSeniorSRDP, INTL 
dos Santos, Jonathan8MSeniorSRDP, INTL 
Garcia, Rafael25MSeniorSR  
Husidic, Baggio6MSeniorSR  
Jamieson, Bradford20FReserveRESHG 
Jones, Jermaine13MSeniorSR  
Kempin, Jon22FSeniorSR  
Lassiter, Ariel15FReserveRESHG 
Lletget, Sebastian17MSeniorSR  
McBean, Jack32FSeniorSRHG 
McInerney, Jack20FSeniorSR  
Mendiola, Raul40MReserveRESINTL, HG 
Pedro, João88MSeniorSRINTL 
Rogers, Robbie14DSeniorSR, Season-Ending InjurySEI Season-Ending InjurySEI
Romney, David4DSeniorSR  
Rowe, Brian12GKSeniorSR  
Smith, Nathan47DReserveRESHG 
Steres, Daniel5DSeniorSR  
van Anholt, Pele2DSeniorSR, Disabled ListDLINTLDisabled ListDL
Villarreal, Jose33FSupplementalSUPHG 
Villarreal, Jaime19MReserveRESHG 
Zardes, Gyasi11FSeniorSRHG 
29 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)
1Alessandrini, RomainDP, INTL
2Boateng, Emmanuel
3Ciani, MichaelINTL
4Cole, AshleyINTL
5dos Santos, GiovaniDP, INTL
6dos Santos, JonathanDP, INTL
7Garcia, Rafael
8Husidic, Baggio
9Jones, Jermaine
10Kempin, Jon
11Lletget, Sebastian
12McBean, JackHG
13McInerney, Jack
14Pedro, JoãoINTL
15Rogers, Robbie
16Romney, David
17Rowe, Brian
18Steres, Daniel
19van Anholt, PeleINTL
20Zardes, GyasiHG
Supplemental Roster (Spots 21-24)
21Arellano, HugoHG
22Diallo, BradleyINTL
23Diop, Clement
24Villarreal, JoseHG
Reserve Roster (Spots 25-30)
25Lassiter, ArielHG
26Mendiola, RaulINTL, HG
27Smith, NathanHG
28Villarreal, JaimeHG
29Jamieson, BradfordHG
Designated Players
1Alessandrini, RomainINTL
2dos Santos, GiovaniINTL
3dos Santos, JonathanINTL
International slots
1Alessandrini, Romain
2Ciani, Michael
3Cole, Ashley
4Diallo, Bradley
5dos Santos, Giovani
6dos Santos, Jonathan
7Mendiola, Raul
8Pedro, João
International players that don't count against slots
Ivan Anholt, PeleDisabled ListDL
Unavailable Players
van Anholt, PeleDisabled ListDL
Season-ending Injury List
Rogers, Robbie

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  • 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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