Union Today: Expansion Draft details, Jack's first start, and more

2017 MLS Expansion Draft

The league's newest member, LAFC, will take another step toward filling out their roster today at 2:00pm in the 2017 MLS Expansion Draft. 

LAFC will be permitted to select up to five unprotected players in the draft, and no more than one from each club. During the draft, there are no trades permitted, no timeouts, and LAFC are only permitted three minutes per selection. The draft will move quickly, even if LAFC use all allotted time and make five selections. Click here for more on the 2017 Expansion Draft.

A look back at Jack Elliott's first start

"Coach just told me not to worry too much about the stature of the players, just defend and play my game." We take a look back at Jack Elliott's first MLS start, at home against NYCFC. The rookie finished the game with seven clearances, an interception, two blocks, and three ball recoveries.

Ways to get ready for 2018

As we ramp up toward the 2018 season, it can be hard for fans to find ways to pass the time. From playing FIFA to studying up on tactics, we've got you covered.


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