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1997 MLS Season Summary

League Champion: D.C. United
Regular Season Champion: D.C. United
Golden Boot: Jaime Moreno (16)

Standings

Pos Team G W D L % GF GA GD Pts
Eastern Conference
1 D.C. United 32 21 11 0.656 70 53 17 55
2 Tampa Bay Mutiny 32 17 15 0.531 55 60 -5 45
3 Columbus Crew 32 15 17 0.469 42 41 1 39
4 New England Revolution 32 15 17 0.469 40 53 -13 37
5 New York/New Jersey MetroStars 32 13 19 0.406 43 53 -10 35
Western Conference
1 Kansas City Wizards 32 21 11 0.656 57 51 6 49
2 Los Angeles Galaxy 32 16 16 0.500 55 44 11 44
3 Dallas Burn 32 16 16 0.500 55 49 6 42
4 Colorado Rapids 32 14 18 0.438 50 59 -9 38
5 San Jose Clash 32 12 20 0.375 55 59 -4 30