1996 MLS Recap
1996 Regular Season Standings
Conference champions (*) and playoff qualifiers (†) are noted. SOW refers to shootout wins. Teams receive three points for a win and one point for a shootout win. SOW are included in W (win) column. The GF and GA columns refer to Goals For and Goals Against in regulation play.
MLS Cup '96
Oct. 20 at Foxboro Stadium, Foxboro, Mass.
D.C. United, 3-2 (OT)
First Half—L.A., Eduardo Hurtado (Mauricio Cienfuegos) 5th minute.
Second Half—L.A., Chis Armas (unassisted), 56th; D.C., Tony Sanneh (Marco Etcheverry), 73rd; D.C., Shawn Medved (unassisted), 82nd.
Overtime— D.C., Eddie Pope (Etcheverry), 94th.
MVP: Marco Etcheverry, D.C. United
All MLS Team
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