Minnesota United FC 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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Allen, Brandon30FReserveRESHG 
Barreto da Silva, Ibson7MSeniorSR  
Boxall, Michael25DSeniorSRINTL 
Burch, Marc8DSeniorSR  
Calvo, Francisco5DSeniorSRINTL 
Cronin, Sam19MSeniorSR  
Danladi, Abu9FSupplementalSUPINTL, GA 
Davis, Justin2DSeniorSR  
De Villardi, Thomas 13MReserveRES  
Demidov, Vadim6DSeniorSRINTL 
Finlay, Ethan MSeniorSR  
Greenspan, Joe12DSupplementalSUP  
Ibarra, Miguel10MSeniorSR  
Jome, Ismaila15MSupplementalSUP  
Kallman, Brent14DSupplementalSUP  
Kapp, Alex GKReserveRES  
Leitón, José MReserveRESINTL 
Martin, Collin17MReserveRESHG 
McLain, Patrick24GKSeniorSR  
Molino, Kevin18MSeniorSR  
Nicholson, Sam28MSeniorSRINTL 
Ramirez, Christian21FSeniorSR  
Shuttleworth, Robert33GKSeniorSR  
Taylor, Jermaine4DSeniorSR  
Thiesson, Jerome3DSeniorSRINTL 
Venegas, Johan11MSeniorSRINTL 
Venegas, Kevin22DSeniorSR  
Warner, Collen26MSeniorSR  
28 of 30 spots filled
Players that do not count against the 30-man active roster
Schuller, Rasmus20MSeniorSR, On loanOLOn loanOL 
Anor, Bernardo23MSeniorSR, Disabled ListDLDisabled ListDL 

"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)
1Barreto da Silva, Ibson
2Boxall, MichaelINTL
3Burch, Marc
4Calvo, FranciscoINTL
5Cronin, Sam
6Davis, Justin
7Demidov, VadimINTL
8Finlay, Ethan
9Ibarra, Miguel
10McLain, Patrick
11Molino, Kevin
12Nicholson, SamINTL
13Ramirez, Christian
14Shuttleworth, Robert
15Taylor, Jermaine
16Thiesson, JeromeINTL
17Venegas, JohanINTL
18Venegas, Kevin
19Warner, Collen
Supplemental Roster (Spots 21-24)
21Danladi, AbuINTL, GA
22Greenspan, Joe
23Jome, Ismaila
24Kallman, Brent
Reserve Roster (Spots 25-30)
25De Villardi, Thomas
26Kapp, Alex
27Leitón, JoséINTL
28Martin, CollinHG
29Allen, BrandonHG
Designated Players
International slots
1Boxall, Michael
2Calvo, Francisco
3Danladi, Abu
4Demidov, Vadim
5Leitón, José
6Nicholson, Sam
7Thiesson, Jerome
8Venegas, Johan
RSL until 12/31/17 (on 2/3/17)
COL on 3/31/17 (until 12/31/17)
VAN until 12/31/17 (on 2/14/17)
International players that don't count against slots
LSchuller, RasmusOn loanOL
IAnor, BernardoDisabled ListDL
Unavailable Players
Schuller, RasmusOn loanOL
Anor, BernardoDisabled ListDL
Season-ending Injury List

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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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