NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Dec. 15, 2020) – Austin FC selected Brady Scott from Nashville Soccer Club with the third pick in the 2020 MLS Expansion Draft today. In exchange, Nashville SC will receive $50,000 in General Allocation Money and will be exempt for the 2021 MLS Expansion Draft.
Transaction: Austin FC selects Goalkeeper Brady Scott in the 2020 MLS Expansion Draft. Nashville SC receives $50,000 in General Allocation Money, will be exempt for the 2021 MLS Expansion Draft.
Birthdate: June 30, 1999
Hometown: Petaluma, California
Nationality: United States
Previous club: FC Köln (Germany)
2020 EXPANSION DRAFT SELECTIONS
- Danny Hoesen, Forward from the San Jose Earthquakes
- Jared Stroud, Midfielder from the New York Red Bulls
- Brady Scott, Goalkeeper from Nashville SC
- Joe Corona, Midfielder from LA Galaxy
- Kamal Miller, Defender from Orlando City SC
UPCOMING OFFSEASON ROSTER MOVE MECHANISMS:
The next round of Major League Soccer offseason roster move mechanisms begins tomorrow, Dec. 16 with MLS Free Agency opening at noon CT. Clubs may engage with players, other than their own, who are out-of-contract and option-declined players who are at least 24 years old and who have completed a minimum of five service years.
The Re-Entry Process (Stage 1) will take place on Dec. 17. The process is conducted in reverse order of 2020 season finish, considering postseason performance. Nashville SC holds the 14th pick.
The Re-Entry Process, Stage 2 takes place on Dec. 22 and is conducted in the same order as Stage 1. It consists of MLS players who were not selected in the Stage 1. If a player is selected, the drafting club will be required to make a genuine offer to the player within seven days.
If an agreement cannot be reached between the drafting club and the player, the drafting club will hold the Right of First Refusal for that player in MLS. Clubs may not select their own draft-eligible players in Stage Two until all other Clubs have declined selecting such players.