Jan 5, 2012

Manassas player on MLS radar

The 2012 MLS SuperDraft is set to take place January 12, 2012 in Kansas City, MS and one local player has garnered a lot of attention from potential MLS suitors.

Herbert Mejia-Flores of Manassas, VA has recently helped the U.S. U-17 MNT win the Nike International Friendlies in December:

U.S. UNDER-17 MEN'S NATIONAL TEAM CROWNED 2011 NIKE INTERNATIONAL FRIENDLIES CHAMPION

Now it looks as if some Major League Soccer teams have their eye on drafting the Manasas player following his impressive showing.






Local media outlets have posted the following reports about Mejia-Flores in the last days:

David Fawcitt of INSIDENOVA.com: Major League Soccer pursuing Herbert Mejia-Flores

Paul Tenorio of Washington Post: Major League Soccer courting U.S. Under-17 star Junior Flores