Who’s in: Central defender and first round draft pick Bryan Gaul out of Bradley, who played in eight of nine pre-season games; midfielder Kenney Walker, a second round draft pick out of Louisville; and Granada Hills resident Rafael Garcia, a midfielder out of Cal State Northridge. All three made the trip north to Toronto with the club.
Who’s out: Defenders Justin Davies and J.T. Murray were not offered contracts, leaving the club’s roster at 31 players heading into the MLS season opener on Saturday against Real Salt Lake.
The club made the announcement today.
Two players are on the disabled list: Central defenders Omar Gonzalez and Leonardo, which means they’ll miss at least six games apiece.
And here’s the first injury list of the season, also released today: OUT – Adam Cristman (Concussion), Omar Gonzalez (Left Knee – Surgery), Bryan Jordan (Left Hamstring – Strain), Leonardo (Right Knee – Surgery), Kyle Nakazawa (Tonsillectomy), Jose Villarreal (Bilateral lower leg – surgery)