Columbus Crew SC signed Portuguese midfielder Pedro Santos as a designated player on Tuesday.
Santos, 29, moves to MLS from Braga and joins Federico Higuain and Jonathan Mensah as the third DP on Columbus's squad, the first time the club has used all three DP slots.
Terms of the deal were not disclosed, but Columbus said it was the biggest transfer fee paid in club history. Reports in Portugal said it was over $2 million.
"We are excited to welcome Pedro Santos to Columbus Crew SC and look...