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Revs' homegrown star among the best selling jerseys on MLS retail sites in the US and Canada

NEW YORK (June 4, 2014) Seattle Sounders FC midfielder Clint Dempsey tops Major League Soccer's list of most popular jerseys. The U.S. Men’s National Team captain, who will be leading his team to the FIFA World Cup in Brazil next week, vaulted to the top of the list after signing with Seattle in August 2013.

Dempsey is joined on the list by eight players that will compete in the World Cup. The United States play their first game versus Ghana on June 16.

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The rankings are based on overall retail sales on MLSgear.com and MLSGearCanada.ca since the beginning of the 2014 MLS season.

Rounding out the top five are MLS’ all-time leading scorer, LA Galaxy forward Landon Donovan (No. 2), Toronto FC and USMNT midfielder Michael Bradley (No. 3), New York Red Bulls forward and World Cup winner Thierry Henry (No. 4) and New York Red Bulls and Australia midfielder Tim Cahill (No. 5).

Additional highlights:

  • Eight members of the U.S. Men’s National Team who will be playing in Brazil are on the list (Dempsey, Bradley, Gonzalez, Zusi, Yedlin, Beckerman, Besler and Wondolowski). Tim Cahill is the other player (Australia).
  • Two players on the list are MLS Homegrown Players (DeAndre Yedlin and Diego Fagúndez)

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Top 15 most popular MLS player jerseys:

Rank

Player

Team

1

Clint Dempsey

Seattle Sounders FC

2

Landon Donovan

LA Galaxy

3

Michael Bradley

Toronto FC

4

Thierry Henry

New York Red Bulls

5

Tim Cahill

New York Red Bulls

6

Robbie Keane

LA Galaxy

7

Jermain Defoe

Toronto FC

8

Omar Gonzalez

LA Galaxy

9

Graham Zusi

Sporting Kansas City

10

DeAndre Yedlin

Seattle Sounders FC

11

Kyle Beckerman

Real Salt Lake

12

Matt Besler

Sporting Kansas City

13

Chris Wondolowski

San Jose Earthquakes

14

Maurice Edu

Philadelphia Union

15

Diego Fagúndez

New England Revolution