In what stands as perhaps the finest moment for soccer in Washington, DC, 57,431 rain-soaked fans packed RFK Stadium to watch D.C. United defend their MLS Cup title. D.C. United Championship Week continues tonight on Comcast SportsNet with a look back at this unforgettable match.
Washington Post Live previews the fun at 5:00 p.m. Steven Goff, America's preeminent soccer journalist and Mr. Soccer Insider, has covered United since the club's inception and will discussing the 1997 team and all that is D.C. United on today's show. The 1997 MLS Cup final will be re-aired at 7:00 p.m.
Were you at RFK that night? What do you remember from the game?