The LA Galaxy announced on Monday that they have re-signed midfielder Emmanuel Boateng.
Terms were not disclosed.
Boateng has played in 87 matches over the past three seasons with the Galaxy. He has eight goals and 12 assists.
"We are excited that Ema will be returning to LA Galaxy," general manager Dennis te Kloese said in a news release. "Ema is a talented young player who brings excitement and depth to our roster. We look forward to his continued development as a player and future contributions...
Expansion side FC Cincinnati selected UCLA midfielder Frankie Amaya No. 1 overall in the 2019 MLS SuperDraft on Friday.
"This is what I worked my whole life for," Amaya told MLSSoccer.com at the draft in Chicago. "This is a crazy moment."
Amaya, 18, is the youngest player in the draft, but his upside is such that he's expected to adapt well to the professional game, even in a central playmaking role that is usually the domain of foreign players.
The Generation Adidas player spent just one season...
New LA Galaxy coach Guillermo Barros Schelotto has hired his twin brother as an assistant and kept predecessor Dominic Kinnear on staff.
Schelotto announced the hiring of Gustavo Barros Schelotto, Kinnear and Ariel Pereyra as assistant coaches on Wednesday.
Kinnear finished last season as the Galaxy's interim manager after the departure of Sigi Schmid. The Galaxy went 4-1-1 under Kinnear, who is the third-winningest coach in MLS history and a two-time MLS Cup champion as a head coach.