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Major League Soccer today announced the 44 invitees for the adidas MLS College Showcase, which will take place from Dec. 9-12 in Raleigh, N.C. in conjunction with the 2022 NCAA Men’s College Cup. The four-day event will give technical staffs from every MLS club an opportunity to scout these top collegiate prospects in the nation, including players with remaining NCAA eligibility. Please note that the list of attendees is subject to change prior to the event.

Sporting Kansas City currently holds the number eight pick in the 2023 MLS SuperDraft presented by adidas. The club as well as the other 28 MLS teams will make their SuperDraft selections on Wednesday, Dec. 21.

The 2022 adidas MLS College Showcase is a closed-door scouting event officially sanctioned by the NCAA. Technical staffs from MLS clubs will also attend the remaining College Cup matches in Cary, N.C. on Dec. 9 and Dec. 12. The eligible player list for the 2023 MLS SuperDraft presented by adidas will be announced at a later date following the 2022 adidas MLS College Showcase.

2022 adidas MLS College Showcase Invitees
Name
Position
College
Scholastic Year

Stephen Afrifa

F
Florida International University
Sr.

Patrick Agyemang

F
University of Rhode Island
Sr.

Knut Ahlander

CM
Southern Methodist University
R-Sr.

Joseph Akpunonu

CB
Bowling Green State University
Jr.

Gabriel Alves

LB
Marshall University
Sr.

Kemy Amiche

AM
Campbell University
Soph.

Clarence Awoudor

W
Oregon State University
Fr.

Matthew Bell

F
Marshall University
Fr.

Eythor Bjorgolffson

F
University of Kentucky
Sr.

Joshua Bolma

W
University of Maryland
R-Soph.

Moise Bombito

CB
University of New Hampshire
Jr.

Yannick Bright

DM
University of New Hampshire
Jr.

Noel Caliskan

DM
Loyola Marymount University
Sr.

Dyson Clapier

W
University of Akron
Soph.

Hamady Diop

CB
Clemson University
Jr.

Lucca Dourado

F
University of Central Florida
Jr.

Mariano Fazio

CB
University of Tulsa
Sr.

CJ Fodrey

MF
San Diego State University
Fr.

Sam Fowler

GK
University of Washington
Sr.

Joran Gerbet

DM
Oregon State University
Soph.

Cole Jensen

GK
Xavier University
R-Jr.

Shaun Joash

W
Grand Canyon University
Sr.

Malcolm Johnston

CM
University of Maryland
Sr.

John Klein

AM
Saint Louis University
Sr.

Kalani Kossa-Rienzi

DM/RB
University of Washington
Jr.

Alex Meinhard

W
University of Tulsa
Sr.

Moses Mensah

LB
Campbell University
Sr.

Matthew Myers

F
Rutgers University
Sr.

JC Ngando

CM
University of North Carolina Greensboro
Soph.

Babacar Niang

AM
Wake Forest University
Soph.

Isaiah Reid

LB
Clemson University
Sr.

Nicholas Richardson

RB
University of Maryland
R-Sr.

Christopher Rindov

CB
University of Maryland
Sr.

Aidan Rocha

RB/CM
Georgetown University
Sr.

Braudilio Rodrigues

W
Franklin Pierce University
Soph.

Anderson Rosa

LB
University of Central Florida
Soph.

Oliver Semmle

GK
Marshall University
Sr.

Christian Soto

CM
University of Washington
Sr.

Joao Souza

CB
Boston College
Sr.

Ousmane Sylla

AM
Clemson University
Jr.

Holden Trent

GK
High Point University
Sr.

Andreas Ueland

CB
University of Virginia
Sr.

Gino Vivi

W
University of Central Florida
Sr.

Daniel Wu

CB
Georgetown University
Sr.

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