Portland Timbers 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 19, 2017.

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Adi, Fanendo9FSeniorSRDP 
Andriuskevicius, Vytautas5DSeniorSR  
Arboleda, Victor19F/MSupplementalSUPINTL 
Asprilla, Dairon27M/FSeniorSR  
Attinella, Jeff1GKSeniorSR  
Barmby, Jack23M/DSupplementalSUPINTL 
Blanco, Sebastian10M/FSeniorSRDP, INTL 
Chara, Diego21MSeniorSR  
Clarke, Rennico47DReserveRESINTL 
Ebobisse, Jeremy17FSupplementalSUP  
Farfan, Marco32DReserveRESHG 
Gleeson, Jake90GKReserveRES  
Guzman, David20MSeniorSRINTL 
Mabiala, Larrys33DSeniorSRINTL 
Mattocks, Darren11FSeniorSR  
McIntosh, Kendall43GKReserveRES  
Melano, Lucas26FSeniorSR, On loanOLINTLOn loanOL
Miller, Roy7DSeniorSR  
Myers, Chance4DSeniorSR  
Nagbe, Darlington6M/FSeniorSR  
Okugo, Amobi18D/MSupplementalSUP  
Olum, Lawrence13M/DSeniorSR  
Powell, Alvas2DSeniorSR  
Ridgewell, Liam24DSeniorSR  
Tuiloma, Bill25DReserveRESINTL 
Valentin, Zarek16DSeniorSR  
Valeri, Diego8MSeniorSRDP 
Zemanski, Ben14MSeniorSR  
28 of 30 spots filled
Players that do not count against the 30-man active roster
Arokoyo, Gbenga12DSeniorSR, Season-Ending InjurySEISeason-Ending InjurySEI 
Williams, AugustineFExtreme Hardship Call-up 
Hanson, HaroldDExtreme Hardship Call-up 

"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)
1Adi, FanendoDP
2Andriuskevicius, Vytautas
3Asprilla, Dairon
4Attinella, Jeff
5Blanco, SebastianDP, INTL
6Chara, Diego
7Guzman, DavidINTL
8Mabiala, LarrysINTL
9Mattocks, Darren
10Melano, LucasINTL
11Miller, Roy
12Myers, Chance
13Nagbe, Darlington
14Olum, Lawrence
15Powell, Alvas
16Ridgewell, Liam
17Valentin, Zarek
18Valeri, DiegoDP
19Zemanski, Ben
Supplemental Roster (Spots 21-24)
21Arboleda, VictorINTL
22Barmby, JackINTL
23Ebobisse, Jeremy
24Okugo, Amobi
Reserve Roster (Spots 25-30)
25Clarke, RennicoINTL
26Gleeson, Jake
27McIntosh, Kendall
28Tuiloma, BillINTL
29Farfan, MarcoHG
Designated Players
1Adi, Fanendo
2Blanco, SebastianINTL
3Valeri, Diego
International slots
1Arboleda, Victor
2Barmby, Jack
3Blanco, Sebastian
4Clarke, Rennico
5Guzman, David
6Mabiala, Larrys
7Tuiloma, Bill
VAN on 3/11/16 (until 12/31/17)
HOU on 1/13/17 (until 12/31/17)
DC until 12/31/17 (on 12/11/16)
International players that don't count against slots
LMelano, LucasOn loanOL
IArokoyo, GbengaSeason-Ending InjurySEI
Unavailable Players
Melano, LucasOn loanOL
Season-ending Injury List
Arokoyo, GbengaINTL

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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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