Former Metro draft pick Mario Gomez on trial
August 18, 2006
Mario Gomez, who was drafted by the MetroStars in 2002, is on trial with the Red Donkeys and could be signed soon, MetroFanatic has learned. The Honduran-born midfielder spent the last three years with CD Vida in his country's first division; he has also been capped for the Honduran national team. Gomez was taken by Metro in the 5th round in 2002 after a college career at New Jersey City University.