Attracting more people and turning them into supporters for the MLS is something that the American League has been doing superbly well and this can be evidenced by the rapid growth that the MLS is experiencing specially in the year of 2014 where huge feats and events were made but the future is expected to be brighter for the Major League Soccer as new teams will be entering but the MLS Deputy Commissioner, Mark Abbott believes that the amount of clubs that are going to be arriving should be strategic instead of simply adding more and more.
“When we started the league, we did a lot to study all the other professional sports leagues, and we studied the North American Soccer League, specifically. We were concerned not about the ultimate size but the rapidness of the expansion. When we think about expansion, we try to think about it strategically.” Mark Abbott told reporters. Continue reading “American League trying to secure more Fans for their Club”