Costa Rican international Rodney Wallace is available in the MLS expansion draft. (Photo courtesy of MLS)

FC Cincinnati will have some intriguing choices from which to pick from New York City FC in the Major League Soccer expansion draft Tuesday.

Among those players available include midfielder-forward Tommy McNamara, all-purpose man Rodney Wallace, forward Jo Inge Berget and midfielder Yangel Herrera, who is on loan from Manchester City.

City placed 15 players on its unprotected list.

The team’s full list:

Brad Stuver

Jeff Caldwell

Andre Rawls

Saad Abdul-Salaam

Sebastien Ibeagha

Cedric Hountondji

Ebenezer Ofori

Yangel Herrera

Eloi Amagat

Tommy McNamara

Kwame Awuah

Danny Bedoya

Rodney Wallace

David Villa

Jo Inge Berget

It should be noted that Villa has left NYCFC and will play in Japan next year.

The above 15 players should give you an idea of perhaps of some of the players that head coach Domenec Torrent will release or trade during the winter.

FC Cincinnati can make up to five picks to help build out the team’s roster for the 2019 season.

City’s 11-player protected list:

Sean Johnson

Anton Tinnerholm

Maxime Chanot

Alex Callens

Ben Sweat

Ronald Matarrita

Alex Ring

Maxi Moralez

Ismael Tajouri-Shradi

Valentin Castellanos

Jesus Medina

Jonathan Lewis is exempt from selection as a current member of Generation adidas, while James Sands and Joe Scally cannot be taken due to their Homegrown status.

There will be five rounds as FC Cincinnati can select up to five players from the eligible pool. The club can only claim a only player from any club.

Cincy will be allowed three minutes for each selection with no timeouts.

Also, no trades will be permitted during the draft.

Front Row Soccer editor Michael Lewis has covered 13 World Cups (eight men, five women), seven Olympics and 25 MLS Cups. He has written about New York City FC, New York Cosmos, the New York Red Bulls and both U.S. national teams for Newsday and has penned a soccer history column for the Lewis, who has been honored by the Press Club of Long Island and National Soccer Coaches Association of America, is the former editor of He has written seven books about the beautiful game and has published ALIVE AND KICKING The incredible but true story of the Rochester Lancers. It is available at