Real Salt Lake 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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Acosta, Danilo25MSupplementalSUPHG 
Allen, Jordan70M/FReserveRESHG 
Barrett, Chad13FSeniorSR  
Beckerman, Kyle5MSeniorSR  
Beltran, Tony2DSeniorSR  
Besler, Nick43MReserveRES  
Dunk, Reagan3DReserveRES  
Glad, Justen15DSeniorSRHG 
Hernandez, Jose29MReserveRESINTL, HG 
Holness, Omar12MSupplementalSUPINTL, GA 
Horst, David4DSeniorSR  
Lennon, Brooks27FReserveRESHG 
Movsisyan, Yura14FSeniorSRDP 
Mulholland, Luke19MSeniorSR  
Phillips, Demar17DSeniorSRINTL 
Plata, Joao10FSeniorSRDP 
Rimando, Nick18GKSeniorSR  
Rusnak, Albert11MSeniorSRYoung DPYDP, INTL 
Saucedo, Sebastian23MSeniorSR  
Savarino, Jefferson7FSeniorSRYoung DPYDP, INTL 
Schmidt, Justin6DReserveRES  
Schuler, Chris28DSeniorSR  
Silva, Luis20MSeniorSR  
Silva, Marcelo30DSeniorSRINTL 
Sparrow, Connor50GKSupplementalSUP  
Stephen, Sunday8MSeniorSR  
Van Oekel, Matt24GKSeniorSR  
Velazco, Ricardo22FSupplementalSUPHG 
Wingert, Chris16DSeniorSR  
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)
1Barrett, Chad
2Beckerman, Kyle
3Beltran, Tony
4Glad, JustenHG
5Horst, David
6Movsisyan, YuraDP
7Mulholland, Luke
8Phillips, DemarINTL
9Plata, JoaoDP
10Rimando, Nick
11Rusnak, AlbertYoung DPYDP, INTL
12Saucedo, Sebastian
13Savarino, JeffersonYoung DPYDP, INTL
14Schuler, Chris
15Silva, Luis
16Silva, MarceloINTL
17Stephen, Sunday
18Van Oekel, Matt
19Wingert, Chris
Supplemental Roster (Spots 21-24)
21Acosta, DaniloHG
22Holness, OmarINTL, GA
23Sparrow, Connor
24Velazco, RicardoHG
Reserve Roster (Spots 25-30)
25Allen, JordanHG
26Besler, Nick
27Dunk, Reagan
28Schmidt, Justin
29Hernandez, JoseINTL, HG
30Lennon, BrooksHG
Designated Players
1Movsisyan, Yura
2Plata, Joao
3Rusnak, AlbertINTL
Savarino, JeffersonINTL
International slots
1Hernandez, Jose
2Holness, Omar
3Phillips, Demar
4Rusnak, Albert
5Savarino, Jefferson
6Silva, Marcelo
MIN until 12/31/17 (on 2/3/17)
COL permanently (on 6/29/05)
International players that don't count against slots
Unavailable Players
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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