The 1999 Major League Soccer season was the 4th season in the league's history. This was the last season which used the 35 yard line shootout rule to resolve tied games.
MLS Cup Playoffs
Best of Three series winner will advance.
The top four teams in each conference make the playoffs.<br>Wins (W) are worth 3 points.<br>Shootout Wins (SW) are worth 1 point, and is considered a Win in the standings.<br>Shootout Loss (SL) are worth 0 points, and is considered a Loss in the standings.<br>Loss (L) are worth 0 points.
s = Supporters Shield winner
y = Conference Leader
x = Clinched playoff berth
D.C. United advance 2-0, to the Conference Finals.
Columbus Crew advance 2-0, to the Conference Finals.
Los Angeles Galaxy advance 2-0, to the Conference Finals.
Dallas Burn advance 2-1, to the Conference Finals.
D.C. United advance 2 - 1, advance to MLS Cup '99.
Los Angeles Galaxy advance 2-1. advance to MLS Cup '99.