Following the announcement of this year's roster, 2017 MLS Homegrown Game assistant coach and former Fire forward Mike Magee hosted a Facebook Live Q&A on Thursday. Magee discussed this season's Homegrown talent, coaching in his native Chicago, answers questions about the match, and more.Watch the full sit-down in the video player above.
Alongside former U.S. Men's National Team and Chicago Fire forward Brian McBride, Magee will lead this year's crop of young MLS talent -- which includes the Chicago Fire's own Djordje Mihailovic -- against the U-20 side from Chivas de Guadalajara at Toyota Park on Aug. 1 (7 p.m. CT | TICKETS).
2017 MLS Homegrown Team Roster
Goalkeepers: Jesse Gonzalez (FC Dallas), Evan Louro (New York Red Bulls)
Marco Farfan (Portland Timbers), Kortne Ford (Colorado Rapids), Justen Glad (Real Salt Lake), Auston Trusty (Philadelphia Union)
Tyler Adams (New York Red Bulls), Alphonso Davies (Vancouver Whitecaps FC), Derrick Etienne Jr. (New York Red Bulls), Derrick Jones (Philadelphia Union), Brooks Lennon (Real Salt Lake),
Djordje Mihailovic (Chicago Fire)
, Paxton Pomykal (FC Dallas), Ballou Tabla (Montreal)
Andrew Carleton (Atlanta United), Jesus Ferreira (FC Dallas), Jordan Hamilton (Toronto FC), Bradford Jamieson IV (LA Galaxy)