Class of 2016 :: Top 100

Here at OWTY we try to pay attention to the college game as much as possible. Despite the many failings of the college game, there is little doubt that it is and will be part of the lifeblood for not only MLS but the full Men’s National Team.

Here is an early list of the players who have signed or will likely sign professional deals.

  Pro Academy
Christian PulisicMBorussia Dortmund U19Borussia Dortmund
Luca de la TorreMFulham FC U21Fulham FC
Brooks LennonMLiverpool FC ReservesReal Salt Lake
Joshua PerezMChivas USA
Danny BarbirDWest Bromwich Albion U21West Bromwich Albion
Haji Wright
FFC Schalke ReservesLos Angeles Galaxy
Joe GallardoFCF Monterrey
Ben SwansonMColumbus CrewColumbus Crew
Alejandro ZendejasMFC DallasFC Dallas
Eric CalvilloMNew York CosmosReal So Cal
Alexis VelelaDNew York CosmosSan Diego Surf
Kai KoreniukFVitesse Arnhem
Hayden Lyn CanizalezMHercules CF
Abraham RomeroGKCF Pachuca Sub 20Los Angeles Galaxy
Ethan LoteneroMBoavista FC
Darian GurleyDKarlsruher SC
Giovane LoboMPateadores
Fredi OrtegaMChivas de Guadalajara
Ivan GutierrezFChivas de Guadalajara Sub 20Chivas USA
Kevin ColemanF1. FK Kaiserslautern U19Baltimore Celtic
Anthony WrightFNottingham Forrest U19Arsenal SC
Danilo AcostaMReal Salt LakeReal Salt Lake
Matthew OlosundeDManchester United U21New York Red Bulls
Juan 'Charly' FloresFRio Grande Valley FC TorosHouston Dynamo
Pierre da SilvaFOrlando City
Mason StajduharGOrlando CityOrlando City
Ander EgliuzMAthletic Bilbao
McKinzie Orrin GainesFVfL WolfsburgLonestar SC
Ethan ZubekMLos Angeles Galaxy 2Los Angeles Galaxy
Will PulisicGBorussia DortmundRichmond United
Jonathan NavarroMSan Jose Earthquakes
Faisal AlmubaslatFNorth Carolina Fusion
Adrian VeraFLos Angeles Galaxy 2Los Angeles Galaxy

Here is a list of the players in the Class of 2016 currently involved with professional set-ups, who will most likely not be attending college.

NamePositionClubCollege
Emmanuel SabbiMUSSDA Chicago Magic PSGAkron
Cameron LindleyMUSSDA Chicago FireNorth Carolina
Weston McKennieMUSSDA FC DallasVirginia
Reginald CannonDUSSDA FC DallasUCLA
Elijah RiceFUSSDA Real Salt LakeWashington
Tanner DieterichDUSSDA Real Salt LakeClemson
McKay EvesDUSSDA Real Salt LakeUtah Valley
Isaiah YoungFUSSDA PDAWake Forest
Mauricio PinedaDUSSDA Chicago FireNorth Carolina
Kevin SilvaGKUSSDA PDAUCLA
Auston TrustyMUSSDA Philadelphia UnionNorth Carolina
Brian SaramagoFUSSDA New York Red BullsLoyola (MD)
Simon LekressnerDUSSDA Crossfire PremierCalifornia
Nathaniel AdamolekunFUSSDA Orlando City SCNorth Carolina
Alex RoseFUSSDA CASLStanford
Nicholas HindsDUSSDA Seattle SoundersAkron
Jaret TownsendMUSSDA Real ColoradoWashington
Thomas McCabeMUSSDA PDANotre Dame
Terrell LoweMUSSDA Portland TimbersVirginia
Giovanni MontesdeocaMUSSDA FC DallasNorth Carolina
George BraimaDUSSDA Columbus CrewOhio State
Alex PalazzoloMChristian Brothers HSIndiana
Matthew ConstantMUSSDA Dallas TexansNew Mexico
Chaz BurnettFUSSDA PDARutgers
Lucas MendesMWashington-Lee HSVirginia
Miles StrayDUSSDA Real Salt LakeMaryland
Danny GriffinMUSSDA Oakwood SCProvidence
Trey VinsonDUSSDA DC UnitedUMBC
Dylan NealisMUSSDA BW GottscheeGeorgetown
David BurnsDUSSDA San Juan SCCalifornia
Emmanuel TwumasiMUSSA Oakwood SCWake Forest
Sebastien des PresMUSSDA Real Salt LakeUC-Santa Barbara
Will LittleMUSSDA Sporting KCNC State
Suniel VeerakoneFUSSDA CSA WolvesDuke
Keegan KellyMBaltimore Celtic SCMaryland
Luka PrpaDUSSDA Chicago Magic PSGMarquette
Raheem Taylor-ParkesFUSSDA Philadelphia UnionVirginia
James MurphyMUSSDA PDA
Toshiki YasudaFUSSDA FC DallasSMU
Rey OrtizMUSSDA Los Angeles GalaxyPortland
Luke HaakensonDUSSDA Shattuck-St. Mary'sCreighton
Brian ZelayaMUSSDA San Jose EarthquakesCal Poly
Jared GilbeyMUSSDA New York Red Bulls
Leon MaricFUSSDA FC DelcoVirginia
Phillip GoodrumMUSSDA Carolina RapidsUNC-Wilmington
Felipe HernandezMUSSDA Sporting KC
Jesus PerezMUSSDA Chicago FireAkron
Jonathan HernandezMUSSDA Los Angeles Galaxy
Tobi JnohopeDUSSDA Seattle SoundersDenver
Koray EasterlingDBiloxi High SchoolTulsa
Grant HollkampMUSSDA Indiana FireLouisville
Marc JoshuaFUSSDA Juventus Sports ClubStanford
Collin Jouan MUSSDA DC UnitedPenn State
Giuseppe BaroneFUSSDA CSA WolvesMichigan State
Yosef SamuelFUSSDA Philadelphia Union
Ben HaleGKUSSDA FC DallasFurman
Robert CampbellMUSSDA Philadelphia UnionClemson
Hector MontalvoDUSSDA FC DallasGrand Canyon
Spencer GlassDUSSDA Indiana FireIndiana
Alex VergaraMUSSDA Los Angeles GalaxySouth Florida
Reggie LaryeaMSigma FCAkron
Musa MorrisMSandra Day O’Connor HSGrand Canyon
Brian O'HaraDUSSDA Los Angeles GalaxyCalifornia
Edwin MunjomaDUSSDA FC DallasSMU
Antonio OduberDFK PrimasensUtah Valley
John DenisFUSSDA Beachside SC CT
Jeremiah GutjahrDUSSDA Indiana FireIndiana
Elvir IbisevicFSporting IowaNebraska Omaha
Dantae GreerFUSSDA Everton FC WestchesterFordham
Michael WetunguDUSSDA Vardar SCMichigan State
Derek Waldeck MUSSDA Real So CalStanford
Sean TeixeiraFUSSDA New York Red BullsVillanova
Alex OfeimuDUSSDA Chicago FireOakland
Rogioberto RojasFHinsdale HSLiberty
Isaac FriendtFUSSDA Minnesota ThunderIndiana
John AntunesMSt. Benedict's PrepMonmouth
Donald MasonDUSSDA CASLNorth Carolina
Mason DeedsMUSSDA New York Red BullsGeorgetown
Andrew RomigGKUSSDA Richmond KickersNorth Carolina
Aaron JamesDUSSDA New England RevolutionVirginia
Harrison KurtzMUSSDA Seattle SoundersClemson
Jeremy KellyMUSSDA Capital Area RailHawksNorth Carolina
Mattias TomasinoDUSSDA Kendall SC
Daniel LaranettoMUSSDA Beachside SC CTColumbia
Kendall StorkFUSSDA Chicago Magic PSG
Kyle GurrieriMUSSDA NJCSASyracuse
Dwight WilliamsFUSSDA Solar ChelseaSMU
Donovan PinesMUSSDA DC UnitedMaryland
Mutaya Mwape MMannhattan SC PSGConnecticut
Orlando LopezFUSSDA Los Angeles Galaxy
Philip HausenMUSSDA San Jose EarthquakesHarvard
Michael PimlottDUSSDA CSA WolvesMichigan State
Zaire BartleyMUSSDA New York Red Bulls
Micheal IlleFUSSDA Concorde Fire
Lorenzo RamosDUSSDA Seattle Sounders
Luis CarbajalFUSSDA Real So CalCal State Northridge
Carson DavisDUSSDA Real So CalBoston College
Gio Magana-RiveraMUSSDA Portland TimbersPortland
Karim SawafFUSSDA Shattuck-St. Mary's
Brandon WilliamsonMUSSDA DC UnitedDuke
Jerren NixonFUSSDA Philadelphia UnionVirginia
Fuki GotoDUSSDA Solar ChelseaColgate
Niko PetridisDUSSDA BSC CT Connecticut
Alex RamosDUSSDA Los Angeles Galaxy
Athanasios ScheidtMUSSDA PDARutgers
Mason SchusterMUSSDA Houston DynamoUNC-Wilmington
Joseph DeZart IIDUSSDA Philadelphia UnionWake Forest
Cole GrimsbyDUSSDA Crossfire Premier
Abdulkadir HajiFUSSDA Seacoast United
Tiger GrahamMUSSDA Philadelphia Union
George KorpontinosMUSSDA De Anza Force
Kyle PernoDUSSDA New York Red BullsUC-Santa Barbara
Blake BodilyMUSSDA Portland TimbersWashington
Andrew BarrowmanMUSSDA New England RevolutionUMass
Eric IlloskiMUSSDA San Diego Surf
Dominic DuncanFUSSDA DC UnitedLoyola (MD)
Nicholas BlessingDUSSDA Dallas Texans
Andrew VerdiGUSSDA Philadelphia UnionMichigan
Colby AguFUSSDA Capital Area RailHawksDuke
Noah BusheyMUSSDA Colorado RushNew Mexico
Joshua GoldsternFUSSDA NJCSAVirginia
Alex KnoxDUSSDA Real Salt Lake
Johnathan BellDUSSDA DC United
Harry AdanutyDUSSDA Capital Area RailHawksNC State
Jack CaseyMUSSDA PDANotre Dame
Nikkye De PointDUSSDA DC UnitedVillanova
Cormac BegleyFUSSDA Orlando City
Victor FalckMUSSDA Richmond UnitedVirginia
Kadesh TaffeDUSSDA Concorde Fire
George DiseDUSSDA Empire George Washington
Michael SwiftFUSSDA Philadelphia UnionClemson
Damian HernandezDUSSDA FC Dallas
Joseph SoederMUSSDA NC FusionWinthrop
Daniel KlemmDUSSDA PateadoresDrexel
Tyson GriffinDUSSDA San Diego SurfCSU-Bakersfield
Jack Skahan MUSSDA Philadelphia UnionNorth Carolina
Barry SharifiFUSSDA New York Red BullsLoyola (MD)
Chris MikusFUSSDA Georgia UnitedMemphis
Connor McGlynnMUSSDA BW Gottschee AcademySienna
Cristian MartinezDUSSDA New York Red BullsMonmouth
Juan RileyDUSSDA Weston FCUC-Riverside
Timothy EkponeDUSSDA Bethesda-OlneyKentucky
Jose BenavidesMUSSDA Portland TimbersLoyola Marymount
Frankie de la CamaraFBelen Jesuit PrepPenn State
Bryant NardizziMUSSDA New England RevolutionNC State
Michael DeShieldsDMcDonough SchoolWake Forest
Ryan MingachosMUSSDA New York Red BullsGeorge Mason
Gary ZhaoDCincinnati United Premier Gold University of Chicago
Keenan O'SheaFUSSDA Richmond UnitedArmy
Jack Shaw
DUSSDA Chicago FireWisconsin

 

 

4 Comments on Class of 2016 :: Top 100

  1. http://cdn3.sportngin.com/attachments/photo/4014/1170/IMG_8513_small.JPG
    Former Barcelona California midfielder Giovane Lobo has played in the top Academies in Sao Paulo and Rio de Janeiro Brazil since mid 2012. The Woodland Hills teenager recently finished Copa Brazil for Boa Vista Sports Club BU 15/16, First Division in Rio de Janeiro. Barcelona California is very proud of Giovane for being selected to play in one of the most prestigious tournaments in the world. Gio has received offers from Brazil and Mexico while he is back in Los Angeles finishing high school. Go Gio!

  2. IMG_8513.JPG, The American/ Brazilian, Giovane Lobo just recently finished playing Copa Brazil in Rio de Janeiro with Boa Vista Sport Club .

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