Fredy Montero - Seattle Sounders

24 Under 24 - 2010 Rankings

1 Fredy Montero Seattle Sounders
2 Omar Gonzalez LA Galaxy
3 Andy Najar D.C. United
4 Steve Zakuani Seattle Sounders
5 Danny Mwanga Philadelphia Union
6 Marco Pappa Chicago Fire
7 Brek Shea FC Dallas
8 Sean Johnson Chicago Fire
9 Tim Ream New York Red Bulls
10 Justin Braun Chivas USA
11 Ike Opara San Jose Earthquakes
12 Ryan Smith Sporting Kansas City
13 Tristan Bowen LA Galaxy
14 Bill Hamid D.C. United
15 Robbie Rogers Columbus Crew
16 Tony Tchani New York Red Bulls
17 Teal Bunbury Sporting Kansas City
18 Chris Pontius D.C. United
19 Juninho LA Galaxy
20 Will Johnson Real Salt Lake
21 Kevin Alston New England Revolution
22 Jack McInerney Philadelphia Union
23 Roger Torres Philadelphia Union
24 Dax McCarty FC Dallas

HOW THE 2010 "24 UNDER 24" RANKING WAS DETERMINED whittled down the list to a group of 30 players and then an expert panel ranked the names based on five categories: (1) Skill; (2) Upside; (3) Q-Rating or Marketability; (4) Future Value; and (5) Intangibles.

The "24 Under 24" expert panel was made up of six members: Jeff Carlisle (, Steve Davis (, Brian Dunseth (Fox Soccer Channel), Allen Hopkins (ESPN), Alexi Lalas (ESPN) and the editorial staff.