LAFC selected a pair of full-backs with two of the first three picks in Friday's MLS SuperDraft for college players, starting with Akron's Joao Moutinho with the top selection.
But perhaps the biggest news to come out of the draft came when hosts Philadelphia Union sent $1.2 million in allocation to the Chicago Fire for winger David Accam.
Moutinho, who turned 20 last week, is primarily a left-back but can play in both defense and midfield. The Portugal native scored three goals with five...
The New England Revolution completed the signing of French midfielder Wilfried Zahibo on Thursday.
Zahibo, 24, comes to MLS after playing in the Spanish second division for Gimnastic, which terminated his contract earlier this week.
Zahibo previously played for Valenica in La Liga, though he only made seven appearances with the first team in 2015-16, including a Copa del Rey draw against Barcelona.
The Revolution said they will use allocation money in signing Zahibo.
"As we continue to add players...
The New England Revolution have acquired Syria international defender Gabriel Somi on a free transfer from Swedish club Ostersunds FK, the club announced on Friday.
The deal for Somi, 26, will be completed upon receipt of his International Transfer Certificate (ITC).
"We are very pleased to add a versatile player in Gabriel who has the ability to help contribute at both ends of the field," New England general manager Michael Burns said of the acquisition.
"We look forward to seeing the impact he...
The Vancouver Whitecaps have acquired forward Kei Kamara from the New England Revolution in exchange for a 2019 first-round pick and a conditional pick in 2020, the club announced on Sunday.
Kamara has been a consistent, but much-traveled goal scorer in MLS, with 103 goals and 39 assists in 298 league and playoff appearances. In addition to the Revolution, Kamara has played for the Columbus Crew (twice), San Jose Earthquakes, Houston Dynamo, and Sporting Kansas City. He also had spells in England...