In the 2014 Major League Soccer SuperDraft the Philadelphia Union wanted a goalkeeper. With additions in recent weeks on offense and defense, D.C. United had options.
D.C. United was slotted to pick No. 1 in the 2014 MLS SuperDraft but they traded that pick to the Philadelphia Union for the No. 2 pick and allocation.
D.C. United traded defender Ethan White and the top allocation ranking to the Philadelphia Union for defender Jeff Parke and the sixth allocation ranking.
The most storied franchise in Major League Soccer history just added another big name.