HARRISON, N.J. (January 9, 2020) - Following a trade with Chicago Fire FC to move up to the 10th overall pick, the New York Red Bulls selected Marquette defender Patrick Seagrist in the 2020 MLS SuperDraft on Thursday. The Red Bulls traded $100,000 in General Allocation Money for Chicago Fire FC’s No. 10 pick.
Following the selection of Seagrist, the Red Bulls wrapped up the first round with Louisville forward Cherif Dieye as the 15th overall selection.
New York then selected UC-Davis goalkeeper Wallis Lapsley with the 10th pick in the second round (36th overall).