October 20, 1996 |
The last time this happened, Jorge Campos was crawling in Acapulco, most likely in fluorescent lime, pink and orange diapers. After all, he was not yet a year old. Nor was John Harkes, who was born in 1967, the last time Los Angeles and Washington met in a soccer game with a championship on the line. Today, on what promises to be a storm-wracked afternoon, the Los Angeles Galaxy plays D.C. United at Foxboro Stadium in MLS Cup '96, the grand finale to the first Major League Soccer season.