Expansion club New York City FC bolstered its growing roster with the addition of midfielder Matthew Dunn. The only two homegrown players on the roster were picked up as forward Caleb Calvert and midfielder Marco Delgado were selected by the Colorado Rapids and Toronto FC, respectively.
The Dispersal Draft was conducted via teleconference call with representatives from all 20 MLS clubs. Each team was given one minute to determine their selection. The draft concluded when all MLS clubs forewent a selection.