MLS Designated Players: The "Beckham Rule"

MLS Designated Players: The "Beckham Rule"

David Beckham started it all when he signed a five-year, $250 million dollar contract with the LA Galaxy in 2007. At 32 years of age, the most widely known soccer player in the world journeyed across the Atlantic Ocean and immediately jumpstarted the popularity of the MLS and game of soccer nationwide. 

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Houston Dynamo’s Memo Rodriguez: The Beginning and on to the Future

Houston Dynamo’s Memo Rodriguez: The Beginning and on to the Future

“Keep on going, keep on going. Don’t stop!”

These are the words Houston Dynamo midfielder Jose ”Memo” Rodriquez continues to tell himself every day to become the best soccer player he can be. Memo, which the 19-year-old prefers to go by, is a Texas native who was signed in December as the sixth homegrown player in Dynamo history. 

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