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MLS Draft 2018: FC Dallas selects Ema Twumasi with the 11th pick

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FC Dallas gets two Generation adidas players in the first round.

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FC Dallas made a splash early in the draft with Francis Atuahene in the fourth pick. After waiting through the rest of the top ten, FC Dallas used their natural selection at number 11 to pick another Generation adidas player in forward Ema Twumasi from Wake Forest.

Twumasi is another speedster that will slot in on the depth chart on the wings. He scored 16 goals in two season for Wake Forest. He brings a lot of speed to the field and could be a player that Oscar Pareja could do well to mold into another version of Michael Barrios.

Just like Atuahene, Twumasi is also another Ghanian-born player that came to the US through the Right to Dream program.

The question may come down to why FC Dallas selected two wingers on in the first round but it really comes down to adding depth at this point in the draft. Dallas got two players that will not count against the salary cap in 2018, which is huge in terms of roster building.

What do you make of this pick? Happy to see FC Dallas get two GAs in this draft?