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1996 MLS Season Summary

League Champion: D.C. United
Regular Season Champion: Tampa Bay Mutiny
Golden Boot: Roy Lassiter (27)

Standings

Pos Team G W D L % GF GA GD Pts
Eastern Conference
1 Tampa Bay Mutiny 32 20 12 0.625 66 51 15 58
2 D.C. United 32 16 16 0.500 62 56 6 46
3 New York/New Jersey MetroStars 32 15 17 0.469 45 47 -2 39
4 Columbus Crew 32 15 17 0.469 59 60 -1 37
5 New England Revolution 32 15 17 0.469 43 56 -13 33
Western Conference
1 Los Angeles Galaxy 32 19 13 0.594 59 49 10 49
2 Dallas Burn 32 17 15 0.531 50 48 2 41
3 Kansas City Wiz 32 17 15 0.531 61 63 -2 41
4 San Jose Clash 32 15 17 0.469 50 50 0 39
5 Colorado Rapids 32 11 21 0.344 44 59 -15 29