MLS trade tracker: All of the latest transfers across the league

With another MLS season in the books, teams are already preparing for 2018. Just hours after Toronto FC lifted the MLS Cup, the league’s trade window opened for a half-day in anticipation of the MLS Expansion Draft, leading to a flury of early movement, while clubs have continued to make waves with blockbuster deals.

Goal will keep you up to date on all the latest trades between MLS teams this offseason right here!


SPORTING KC ADDS DESIGNATED PLAYER


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Dec. 15: Sporting KC signed French midfielder Yohan Croizet in a transfer from Belgian side KV Mechelen.

The 25-year-old, who scored 12 goals in 71 appearances in the Beligian top flight over the last three seasons, inked a deal through 2020 with an option for the 2021 season. 


FC DALLAS RE-SIGN MAYNOR


Maynor Figueroa FC Dallas

Dec. 15: FC Dallas re-signed veteran defender Maynor Figueroa to a one-year contract.

The 34-year-old has spent the last two years with FCD after being acquired in a trade with the Colorado Rapids in January 2016.


RAPIDS ACQUIRE McBEAN FROM GALAXY


Jack McBean LA Galaxy

Dec. 14: The Seattle Sounders dealt $50,000 in general allocation money to the Columbus Crew in exchange for Waylon Francis. 

The defender will add depth to a squad that will be without Joevin Jones, who has moved to Darmstadt. 


SOUNDERS LAND WAYLON FRANCIS


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Dec. 14: The Seattle Sounders dealt $50,000 in general allocation money to the Columbus Crew in exchange for Waylon Francis. 

The defender will add depth to a squad that will be without Joevin Jones, who has moved to Darmstadt. 


CREW SEND BRAD STUVER TO NYCFC


Brad Stuver Columbus Crew

Dec.14: The Columbus Crew have sent goalkeeper Brad Stuver to New York City FC in exchange for a fourth-round pick in the 2019 MLS SuperDraft. 


NYCFC AND SKC WORK OUT SWAP


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Dec. 14:  NYCFC traded former No.2 pick Khiry Shelton to Sporting KC for Saad Abdul-Salaam.  Full details here . 


GALAXY SEND GK TO COLUMBUS


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Dec. 13:  Columbus made a deal with the LA Galaxy that sees goalkeeper Jon Kempin move to the Crew in exchange for a fourth-round pick in the 2018 MLS SuperDraft. 


ATLANTA PULLS OFF BLOCKBUSTER DEAL FOR NAGBE


Darlington Nagbe Portland Timbers

Dec. 13:  Darlington Nagbe has been traded from the Portland Timbers to Atlanta United. Full details here .  


LAURENT CIMAN DEALT TO LAFC


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Dec. 12: LAFC made a deal for Belgium international Laurent Ciman. Full details here . 


SPORTING KC ACQUIRE KENWYNE JONES FROM ATLANTA


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Dec. 12: In the most interesting and biggest move of the half-day trade window, Sporting KC and Atlanta United worked out a four-player deal that included Kenwyne Jones. 

Jones announced his retirement in November , but was part of a deal on Sunday that saw him, along with goalkeeper Alexander Tambakis and a natural fourth-round pick in the 2021 MLS SuperDraft, dealt to Sporting Kansas City in exchange for midfielder Kevin Oliveira, defender Tyler Pasher and Sporting KC’s natural second-round pick in the 2018 MLS SuperDraft. 


DYNAMO LAND ARTURO ALVAREZ FROM FIRE


Arturo Alvarez David Accam Chicago Fire

Dec. 12: The Houston Dynamo traded for Arturo Alvarez on Sunday, sending the club’s natural second-round pick in the 2019 MLS SuperDraft to the Chicago Fire.

A Houston native who played his international soccer for El Salvador, his parents’ birth country, Alvarez is a 12-year MLS veteran who played 25 times for the Fire last season, making 13 starts. 


NEW YORK CITY FC TRADES BRILLANT TO D.C. UNITED


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Dec. 12: D.C. United has picked up defender Frederic Brillant, sending $75,000 in general allocation money and a 2018 international roster spot to New York City FC in the deal. 

Since joining in 2016, Brillant has played 58 times for New York and was a regular in the heart of the club’s defense. 


ATLANTA TRADES HARRISON HEATH TO MINNESOTA UNITED


Harrison Heath Atlanta United

Dec. 12: Minnesota United head coach Adrian Heath will be joined at the club by his son, Harrison Heath, after the club pulled off a trade with Atlanta United to land the younger member of the Heath family. 

MNUFC sent a 2019 fourth-round draft pick to Atlanta in the deal. 


KEI KAMARA DEALT TO VANCOUVER


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Dec. 12: Forward Kei Kamara has been traded to the Vancouver Whitecaps from the New England Revolution.  Get the full details here . 


LAFC LANDS WALKER ZIMMERMAN


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Dec. 12: Bob Bradley and company have added another solid piece to their expansion puzzle with a trade for FC Dallas center back Walker Zimmerman. Full details here . 

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DARREN MATTOCKS TRADED TO D.C. UNITED


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Dec. 12: Forward Darren Mattocks has been sent from the Portland Timbers to D.C. United. 

United picked up the Jamaican’s option for 2018, and sent a 2018 international roster slot to the Timbers in the deal. 

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