No. 17 — Don Garber
Major League SoccerCHANGE FROM 2016: +2
The record-breaking launch of Atlanta United and significant renewals with Adidas and Fanatics highlighted another year of growth for MLS under Garber’s watch. While the league is set to announce two new expansion clubs next week, threats of relocation by founding member Columbus Crew may undermine the league’s connection with communities and soccer supporters.