INDIANAPOLIS – The New England Revolution selected University of Louisville defender Andrew Farrell (pronounced FAIR-rell) with the first overall selection in the 2013 MLS SuperDraft this afternoon at the Indiana Convention Center. Farrell, who uses the Twitter handle @Louisville05, signed a Generation adidas contract with the league prior to the SuperDraft and has been automatically added to New England’s roster.
REVOLUTION DRAFT PICKS
- Round 1, Pick 1 (number 1 overall) – Andrew Farrell, Defender, Louisville
- Round 2, Pick 2 (number 21 overall) – Donnie Smith, Midfielder, UNC-Charlotte
- Round 2, Pick 4 (number 23 overall) – Luke Spencer, Forward, Xavier
- Round 2, Pick 17 (number 36 overall) – Luis Soffner, Goalkeeper, Indiana
Jeff Lemieux and Kyle McCarthy preview the MLS SuperDraft