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Rapids Select Emmanuel Appiah

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With the 15th Pick....

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With the 15th pick in the 2016 Major League Soccer SuperDraft, the Colorado Rapids select midfielder Emmanuel Appiah, out of Cincinnati.

What?

There have been a number of moves today for the Rapids and the finally made a pick with the selection of Appiah.

So to recap:

The Rapids traded targeted allocation money to LA Galaxy for the 12th Pick

The Rapids traded the second pick to Philadelphia Union for General Allocation Money

The Rapids traded the 12th and 22nd pick to Chicago Fire in exchange for the 15th and 33rd pick and the number one spot in the allocation order.

The Rapids drafted Appiah.

What a crazy day for the Burgundy Boys and we will have much, much more on this later today.