Seven players from defunct
After being acquired by MLS, struggling Chivas USA was disbanded after this season ended and the league sold the club's rights to a group of 22 Southern California investors. The team will be rebranded and begin play in 2017.
In the dispersal draft, former Chivas goalkeeper Dan Kennedy was picked first, by
The others selected were: midfielder Thomas McNamara (
Erick Torres, who led Chivas USA with 15 goals this season, was not eligible for the dispersal draft because the MLS is still negotiating a long-term contract to keep Torres. The forward has played the last two seasons on loan from Chivas of Guadalajara.