It's almost time for the 2022 MLS Expansion Draft, as 2023 entrant St. Louis CITY SC gets set to make its picks ahead of its debut league campaign. Here's everything you need to know about how to tune in and what to expect when the proceedings begin on Friday at 7 p.m. ET.

Tune In Information

Fans wanting to see the draft can do so on MLSsoccer.com and the MLS app as well as on the MLS YouTubeTwitter and Twitch pages.

What you need to know

  • On Thursday, Philadelphia Union announced its protected list for the 2022 Expansion Draft. All players eligible for selection can be viewed by clicking here.
  • St. Louis may select up to five players from the eligible pool of players, claiming only a single player from any one club. During the Draft, St. Louis will be permitted three minutes for each selection with no timeouts. Trades are not permitted while the draft is in progress.
  • Austin FC, Atlanta United FC, D.C. United, LAFC, and New York City FC are all exempt from having players selected for the 2022 draft after having players selected by Charlotte FC last year.