History: Major League Soccer) was founded in 1996 with 10 teams. In 1998, MLS expanded to 12 teams by adding teams in Chicago, IL and Miami, FL. The Chicago Fire were one of first two expansion teams in 1998.
History: MLS (Major League Soccer) was founded in 1996. D.C. United was one of the 10 teams to begin play in the inaugural year - 1996. It has won four MLS Cups (1996, 1997, 1999, 2004), four Supporter Shields (1997, 1999, 2006, 2007), and two Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cups (1996, 2008)
History: MLS (Major League Soccer) was founded in 1996. Dallas was one of the 10 teams to begin play in the inaugural year - 1996.
Then known as the "Dallas Burn", they played in the historic Cotton Bowl stadium, host stadium for the 1994 World Cup. In 1997, Dallas won the Lamar Hunt US Open Cup. In 2002 Lamar Hunt's company (HSG) bought the Dallas team and renamed them "FC Dallas" and began building state of the art soccer stadium with a seating capacity of 21,000.
n the 2006 season, FC Dallas won the Western Division of MLS - topping the Western Division table for all but 4 days of the entire season, and missing out on the Supporter's Shield by 1 point to be top of the final league standings.
The 2007 season will see FC Dallas competing once again for coveted treble: Supporter's Shield, US Open Cup, and the MLS Cup. Additionally, FC Dallas is one of 4 MLS teams that will be playing in SuperLiga.
Head Coach: Steve Morrow (N. Ireland Natl Team, Arsenal, QPR) Asst Coach: Oscar Pareja (Colombia Natl Team, Deportivo Cali, Dallas Burn)
History: MLS (Major League Soccer) was founded in 1996. The Houston Dynamo began playing in Houston, TX in 2006, but were originally located in San Jose, CA. They were one of the original 10 teams that began play in 1996. The team played under the name San Jose Clash from 1996 to 1999 when they were renamed the San Jose Earthquakes.
History: MLS (Major League Soccer) was founded in 1996. New England Revolution was one of the 10 teams to begin play in the inaugural year - 1996. AWARDS: 2007 - Lamar Hunt US Open Cup 2008 - SuperLiga