#TBT: MLS Cup 1999

21 November 3:27 pm

#TBT: MLS Cup 1999

By Rebecca Payne

On November 21, 1999, D.C. United added its third MLS Cup to the trophy case. For the second time in league history, the Black-and-Red faced the LA Galaxy at Foxboro Stadium for the premier title. United ultimately defeated the Galaxy 2-0 with a goal a piece for Ben Olsen and Jaime Moreno.

Were you at MLS Cup 1999? If so, tell us about your experience in the comments section below!

DCU Starting XI. From top left: Marco Etcheverry, Eddie Pope, Carlos Llamosa, Jeff Agoos, Carey Talley, Tom Presthus, Jaime Moreno, Roy Lassiter, John Maessner, Richie Williams, Ben Olsen

Man of the Match Ben Olsen celebrates after scoring in the 45 minute

Team President Kevin Payne, League Commissioner Don Garber and D.C. United hoist the Alan I. Rothenberg Trophy

And then there were three.