New York acquires allocation money from Houston
Red Bull New York announced today that it has acquired allocation money from the Houston Dynamo in exchange for New York’s natural 2012 third round MLS SuperDraft pick and the rights to defender Hunter Freeman.
“We are pleased to acquire more allocation money, as it allows us flexibility to make different moves going forward,” said Red Bull New York General Manager and Sporting Director Erik Soler.
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