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Brandon Long

I am an avid soccer fan just giving my opinions on the beautiful game. When I am not doing taxes I spend most of my time as the editor of The American Treble. The American Treble is an American Soccer blog that covers all aspects of the game from an American point of view.

MLS Increases Designated Player Slots

Major League Soccer just recently announced that the league would be adding two more designated player spots per team. This rule has been called the "Beckham Rule" by many because it was originally created to allow MLS teams a way around the salary caps that were imposed by the league. This rule change signals how far the MLS has come and gives an indication of where the league is headed.