|Yankee Stadium. Photo by Jason Schott.|
New York City Football Club has submitted their Protected List ahead of Tuesday’s MLS Expansion Draft.
The draft will take place on Tuesday, December 12 at 2 p.m. ET and LAFC will have five picks to help build out their roster for their inaugural season.
In addition to the 11 players listed below, Jonathan Lewis is exempt from selection as a current member of Generation adidas, while James Sands cannot be taken due to his Homegrown status.
Note: Only a single player can be drafted from any one of the 22 MLS teams.
NYCFC Protected List
Jonathan Lewis (Auto Protected – GA)
James Sands (Auto Protected – HG)
NYCFC Unprotected List