Remember when Real Salt Lake got Joao Plata for a second-round draft pick? Or Luis Gil for one of those, too? Or how about when our first-ever pick — the first in the 2005 SuperDraft — didn't make it at the club or in MLS? We're profiling some of the best stories around the draft since our inception.
Luis Gil has been recognized as one of the most exciting young players in American soccer since his arrival on the scene at the tender age of 16. How'd we get him? Well, it took a draft pick to bring him here.