Congratulations are in order for midfielder Diego Valeri as he was one of the top vote getters in the MLS Fan XI, voted by fans through the MLS app. This makes the fifth time that Valeri has been selected for the All-Star Team. The 2018 MLS All-Star gameday roster, consisting of 24 players, will be announced at a later date and will include the 2018 MLS All-Star Fan XI presented by Target, two Commissioner’s Picks, and 11 players selected by All-Star Head Coach Gerardo “Tata” Martino.
Martino will select the starting 11 from the 24-man MLS All-Star roster.
Valeri will be coming to this match as the reigning MLS MVP. He has one assist in All-Star play which came at Providence Park against German giants Bayern Munich.
The All-Star game will take place on August 1st at the home of Atlanta United, Mercedes Benz stadium. The MLS All-Stars will take on Scudetto winning and perennial Champions League contestants from Italy, Juventus.