Colorado Rapids Soccer Club has traded defender Joseph Greenspan to Minnesota United in exchange for Minnesota’s 2017 Natural 3rd Round selection in the 2017 MLS SuperDraft.
“Joe has been the complete professional during his two years with the Rapids,” said Pablo Mastroeni, Colorado Rapids Head Coach. “We respect and admire the commitment he made to serve his country, while also working to chase his dreams. On behalf of everyone at the club, we would like to thank Joe for his contributions on and off the pitch and wish him the best of luck in the future.”
Greenspan, 24, was selected by the Rapids with the 26th overall pick in the 2015 MLS SuperDraft. An active member of the U.S. Navy, Greenspan appeared in four regular season matches (two starts) for the Rapids. This past season, Greenspan also spent time on loan with Charlotte Independence (four games) and Colorado Springs Switchbacks FC (seven games).
TRANSACTION: Colorado Rapids – December 11, 2016 – Colorado Rapids trade defender Joseph Greenspan to Minnesota United in exchange for Minnesota’s Natural 3rd Round selection in the 2017 MLS SuperDraft.