We are working with them to enable your sports experiences again as quickly as possible. Julian Gressel is the brother of Valentin Gressel (). Atlanta has exercised a team option on Gressel’s contract for the 2020 season, his third and final team option before a new contract is negotiated. Follow@ japatrick200. Steven Goff of the Washington Post reports that Gressel is … Too often, professional sports teams pay athletes for what they have done, instead of what they think they will do. Our data provider is having technical issues, live scoring and stats are impacted.

By using our site, you consent to our use of cookies. He hurts the ball. Gressel has the fifth-most MLS assists since he joined the league as a rookie and earned four cents shy of $133,000 as his guaranteed compensation in 2019, according to figures provided by the MLS Players Association. Atlanta can receive up to $350,000 in TAM if Gressel meets certain performance-based metrics with D.C. United. Atlanta United has cleared almost $2 million in salaries off its books from 2019 with Michael Parkhurst’s ($300,000) retirement, and decisions not to bring back players such as Kevin Kratz ($223,000), Brek Shea ($225,000), Flo Pogba ($324,000), Mikey Ambrose ($73,000), Jose Hernandez ($140,000), Justin Meram ($679,000) and Brandon Vazquez ($166,000). Make a plan to vote. Jego wartość rynkowa wynosi 4,00 mln €.

Because Gressel makes less than $150K and played in 75% of the games in 2019, he is entitled to at least a 12.5% raise for the 2020 season.

Carles Gil (New England, 14 assists): $2.34 million; Cristian Espinoza (San Jose, 13 assists): $550,000; Nicolas Gaitan (Chicago, 12 assists): $2.2 million; Nicolas Lodeiro (Seattle, 12 assists): $2.5 million; Alejandro Pozuleo (Toronto, 12 assists): $3.8 million; Jan Gregus (Minnesota, 12 assists): $883,000; Jack Price (Colorado, 11 assists): $437,000; Sebastian Blanco (Portland, 11 assists): $2.9 million. MARIETTA, Ga. — Julian Gressel is playing nice. All rights reserved. You can set your browser to block or alert you about these cookies, but some parts of the site will not then work. He needs to explicitly say that he’ll go back to Germany at the end of 2020. When he shoots the ball you can tell his technique is sound.

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More to come ... #dcu #ATLUTD #mls. He has stayed injury-free, appearing in a minimum of 32 league games each of the past three seasons. This website is not directly or indirectly affiliated, associated, or connected in any way to Major League Baseball, the National Basketball Association, the National Football League or the National Hockey League. It’s an opportunity. That was tied for sixth-most in the league. Now, consider that the only other outcome to all of this is Atlanta United and Julian Gressel agreeing to a new multi-year deal, presumably at a much higher salary before this point. Already have the app? Could Atlanta United’s top defensive signing last offseason depart after one season? Now, two trophies and a strong season later, Gressel’s patience seems to have understandably worn thin. Julian Gressel has a standard player contract with Major League Soccer and Atlanta United is the team that holds his rights. He would most likely continue to play at a high level. There’s a lot of other stuff we could talk about with Gressel but we don’t really need to.

For example, Cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our site or use a shopping cart. A qualifying offer is essentially 100% of his last salary (with a minimum 5% increase added to any option years in the contract). I do think that some have forgotten that playing and coaching their sport isn’t a right. Maybe he should go check out some matches in Europe this Christmas and document himself doing so on social media. Unless something remarkable happens in the CBA negotiations this offseason, this might just be the way it is in MLS.
Later, when De Boer was asked how he could fit so many attacking players — including Josef Martinez, Ezequiel Barco, Pity Martinez and Tito Villalba — into a starting XI, De Boer made sure to add in his response how Gressel is also "very important.". Microsoft may earn an Affiliate Commission if you purchase something through recommended links in this article. Doug Roberson covers Atlanta United for the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. The MLSPA published Gressel’s base salary at $114K, which is much lower than his production for a team valued by Forbes at $500 million would indicate.

Use of any marks, trademarks, or logos on this website shall not constitute a sponsorship or endorsement by the trademark holder. In order to gain what he truly desires, Gressel must be willing to leave it all behind (or at least to pretend to). I think the markets are artificial and, as rude as this may seem, most (not all) athletes and coaches are commodities. It is improbable that a new CBA will result in teams having smaller salary budgets. Privacy Policy   Terms of Service   Do Not Sell My Personal Information. Merry Christmas? It’s an odd practice and the cost of doing so is often passed down to supporters in terms of higher prices for parking, tickets, soda, beer, food, etc.

Atlanta can receive up to $350,000 in TAM if Gressel meets certain performance-based metrics with D.C. United.

Julian Gressel is currently earning a base salary of - with the D.C. United, with a guaranteed salary of -.

You may recall that in November of 2018 Walker Zimmerman was “linked” with Club Tijuana after MLS rejected a TAM deal for him, and then suddenly in January 2019 he had a new deal with LAFC that amounted to a 200% raise. ©2020 The Athletic Media Company. “Obviously I want a resolution to this as soon as possible, but that’s for my agent and the club to work out. This offseason it has hit like a ton of bricks. Report: Club Tijuana seeking Fernando Meza transfer. But, why would Atlanta agree to offer him anything more than the minimum deal required by the CBA in order to secure his rights?

You can follow him on twitter @DougRobersonAJC. No re-entry draft. February 20, 2020 at 6:00 PM EST CLEARWATER BEACH, Fla. — Julian Gressel excelled for three seasons in Atlanta, but when he and the club reached a … He’s been a model player on and off the field. He is entering the last year of his current contract, signed after the team drafted him eighth in 2017. Julian Gressel jest 26-letnim piłkarzem, jego ojczyzna to Niemcy, (* 16 gru 1993 w miejscowości Neustadt an der Aisch, Niemcy). Here are the approximate 2019 guaranteed salaries of the players who averaged around the same number of assists as Gressel: That’s an average salary of $1.8 million. Atlanta United's Julian Gressel doesn't want contract dispute "hanging over our heads" January 17, 2020 7:16PM EST. Plus, Gressel has an almost magical connection with striker Josef Martinez. Assuming he wants to stay and wants a bigger contract, he needs to make some noise, and he hasn’t done this yet. https://matchcenter.mlssoccer.com/matchcenter/2020-10-18-toronto-fc-vs-atlanta-united-fc, https://matchcenter.mlssoccer.com/matchcenter/2020-10-18-minnesota-united-fc-vs-houston-dynamo, https://matchcenter.mlssoccer.com/matchcenter/2020-10-18-portland-timbers-vs-los-angeles-football-club, https://matchcenter.mlssoccer.com/matchcenter/2020-10-18-la-galaxy-vs-vancouver-whitecaps-fc, https://matchcenter.mlssoccer.com/matchcenter/2020-10-18-san-jose-earthquakes-vs-seattle-sounders-fc, https://matchcenter.mlssoccer.com/matchcenter/2020-10-19-new-england-revolution-vs-philadelphia-union, https://matchcenter.mlssoccer.com/matchcenter/2020-10-20-nashville-sc-vs-fc-dallas, https://matchcenter.mlssoccer.com/matchcenter/2020-10-22-seattle-sounders-fc-vs-portland-timbers, https://matchcenter.mlssoccer.com/matchcenter/2020-10-23-nashville-sc-vs-new-england-revolution, https://matchcenter.mlssoccer.com/matchcenter/2020-10-24-inter-miami-cf-vs-orlando-city-sc, https://matchcenter.mlssoccer.com/matchcenter/2020-10-24-atlanta-united-fc-vs-dc-united, https://matchcenter.mlssoccer.com/matchcenter/2020-10-24-new-york-city-fc-vs-montreal-impact, https://matchcenter.mlssoccer.com/matchcenter/2020-10-24-chicago-fire-fc-vs-new-york-red-bulls, https://matchcenter.mlssoccer.com/matchcenter/2020-10-24-fc-cincinnati-vs-minnesota-united-fc, https://matchcenter.mlssoccer.com/matchcenter/2020-10-24-philadelphia-union-vs-toronto-fc, https://matchcenter.mlssoccer.com/matchcenter/2020-10-24-houston-dynamo-vs-columbus-crew-sc, https://matchcenter.mlssoccer.com/matchcenter/2020-10-24-sporting-kansas-city-vs-colorado-rapids, https://matchcenter.mlssoccer.com/matchcenter/2020-10-24-real-salt-lake-vs-fc-dallas, https://matchcenter.mlssoccer.com/matchcenter/2020-10-24-vancouver-whitecaps-fc-vs-san-jose-earthquakes, https://matchcenter.mlssoccer.com/matchcenter/2020-10-25-los-angeles-football-club-vs-la-galaxy, https://matchcenter.mlssoccer.com/matchcenter/2020-10-27-montreal-impact-vs-nashville-sc, https://matchcenter.mlssoccer.com/matchcenter/2020-10-27-vancouver-whitecaps-fc-vs-seattle-sounders-fc, https://matchcenter.mlssoccer.com/matchcenter/2020-10-28-new-york-red-bulls-vs-new-england-revolution, https://matchcenter.mlssoccer.com/matchcenter/2020-10-28-fc-cincinnati-vs-sporting-kansas-city, https://matchcenter.mlssoccer.com/matchcenter/2020-10-28-orlando-city-sc-vs-atlanta-united-fc, https://matchcenter.mlssoccer.com/matchcenter/2020-10-28-philadelphia-union-vs-chicago-fire-fc, https://matchcenter.mlssoccer.com/matchcenter/2020-10-28-toronto-fc-vs-new-york-city-fc, https://matchcenter.mlssoccer.com/matchcenter/2020-10-28-dc-united-vs-columbus-crew-sc, https://matchcenter.mlssoccer.com/matchcenter/2020-10-28-minnesota-united-fc-vs-colorado-rapids, https://matchcenter.mlssoccer.com/matchcenter/2020-10-28-fc-dallas-vs-inter-miami-cf, https://matchcenter.mlssoccer.com/matchcenter/2020-10-28-portland-timbers-vs-la-galaxy, https://matchcenter.mlssoccer.com/matchcenter/2020-10-28-los-angeles-football-club-vs-houston-dynamo, https://matchcenter.mlssoccer.com/matchcenter/2020-10-28-san-jose-earthquakes-vs-real-salt-lake, https://matchcenter.mlssoccer.com/matchcenter/2020-10-31-fc-dallas-vs-houston-dynamo, https://matchcenter.mlssoccer.com/matchcenter/2020-10-31-nashville-sc-vs-chicago-fire-fc, https://matchcenter.mlssoccer.com/matchcenter/2020-11-01-columbus-crew-sc-vs-philadelphia-union, https://matchcenter.mlssoccer.com/matchcenter/2020-11-01-atlanta-united-fc-vs-fc-cincinnati, https://matchcenter.mlssoccer.com/matchcenter/2020-11-01-new-york-city-fc-vs-new-york-red-bulls, Zakuani: One takeaway for every team from Week 20, Atlanta confirm one positive case of COVID-19, Orlando ready for challenge of under-pressure Atlanta, Handicapping the race for the final Eastern playoff places, Report: Tijuana interested in ATLUTD's Meza, Zakuani: Atlanta sorely miss one player no one talks about.
Gressel’s departure opens a massive hole in Frank de Boer’s lineup and will stir a ton of debate as how to replace him. If Gressel wants to play in another league at the culmination of the 2020 season, he should run his contract out. The Julian Gressel vs. Atlanta United contract saga has reportedly come to a surprising conclusion.

Atlanta failed to step up and secure three crucial points that would have been an extraordinary boost in the Eastern Conference. The CBA expires on January 31, but the club has struck deals for new signings in the meantime, and even extended the contract of Miles Robinson late last season. Partnered with the USA TODAY Sports Media Group  |  Powered by, Signed a 3 year contract with D.C. (DC) - via Allocation Money, includes 4th Year Club Option, Traded to D.C. (DC) from Atlanta (ATL) for $650k 2020 Targeted Allocation Money and $100k 2021 Targeted Allocation Money, Drafted by Atlanta (ATL): Round 1 (#8overall). They do not store directly personal information, but are based on uniquely identifying your browser and internet device.