FC Kansas City Trims Roster to 25 Players

KANSAS CITY (Mar. 28, 2017) – FC Kansas City announced their 25 player preseason roster today, in accordance with league roster limits. The announced roster features many of the players who opened the preseason with the Blues and also includes the return of former FC Kansas City player Maegan Kelly.

FC Kansas City continues their preparation for the 2017 season with a scrimmage against the University of Nebraska on Saturday, April 1 at 2:00 p.m. CT.

The regular season opens up for the Blues at Swope Soccer Village on April 16th at 5:05 p.m. CT. Tickets for the Home Opener, along with tickets for every home game this season, are now available online here.

2017 FC Kansas City Preseason Roster

GOALKEEPERS (4): Nicole Barnhart, Kaela Little***, Cat Parkhill, Danielle Rice***

DEFENDERS (9): Alex Arlitt, Yael Averbuch, Rashida Beal**, Katie Bowen, Becca Moros, Toriana Patterson***, Brianne Reed, Becky Sauerbrunn*, Brittany Taylor

MIDFIELDERS (9): Christina Gibbons**, Maegan Kelly***, Lo’eau LaBonta, Mandy Laddish, Sydney Miramontez***, Alexa Newfield, Desiree Scott*, Josee Stiever***, Erika Tymrak

FORWARDS (3): Shea Groom, Sydney Leroux*, Amy Rodriguez*

*Federation player

**2017 NWSL College Draft Pick