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When will MLS get its star power?

League’s teams have passionate fans, but have yet to make a dent on national television

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"Name the stars on those teams," Courtermanche says.


At a glance

Cream of the league

Top-earning players in MLS for 2013 season:

$4,350,000 » Thierry Henry, New York

$4,333,333 » Robbie Keane, LA Galaxy

$3,625,000 » Tim Cahill, New York

$2,500,000 » Landon Donovan, LA Galaxy

$1,937,508 » Marco Di Vaio, Montreal

$1,725,000 » Obafemi Martins, Seattle

$1,663,323 » Dan Koevermans, Toronto FC

$1,132,492 » Kenny Miller, Vancouver

$730,000 » David Ferreira, FC Dallas

$645,333 » Dwayne De Rosario, D.C. United

$604,000 » Federico Higuain, Columbus

$600,000 » Chris Wondolowski, San Jose

$599,333 » Shalrie Joseph, Seattle

$527,115 » Sherjill MacDonald, Chicago

$495,000 » Jose Kleberson, Philadelphia

$456,250 » Darren O’Dea, Toronto FC

$453,333 » Alvaro Saborio, Real Salt Lake

$445,000 » Kalifa Cisse, New England

$400,000 » Diego Valeri, Portland

Source » Major League Soccer Players Union

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