Major League Soccer Conference/Division Champions

Eastern Conference/Division
YEAR TEAM W L SW SL PTS
1996 Tampa Bay Muiny 20 12 1 3 58
1997 D.C. United 21 11 4 4 55
1998 D.C. United 24 8 7 3 58
1999 D.C. United 23 9 6 3 57
YEAR TEAM W L D PTS
2000 MetroStars 17 12 3 54
2001 Miami Fusion 16 5 5 53*
2002 New England Revolution 12 14 2 38
2003 Chicago Fire 15 7 8 53
2004 Columbus Crew 12 5 13 49
2005 New England Revolution 17 7 8 59
2006 D.C. United 15 7 10 55
2007 D.C. United 16 7 7 55
2008 Columbus Crew 17 7 6 57
2009 Columbus Crew 13 7 10 49
YEAR TEAM W L D PTS
2010 New York Red Bulls 15 9 6 51
2011 Sporting Kansas City 13 9 12 51
2012 Sporting Kansas City 18 7 9 63
2013 New York Red Bulls 17 9 8 59
2014 D.C. United 17 9 8 59
2015 New York Red Bulls 18 10 6 60
2016 New York Red Bulls 16 9 9 57
2017 Toronto FC 20 5 9 69

Total Championships by Club (22):  D.C. United (6); MetroStars/New York Red Bulls (5); Columbus Crew (3); New England Revolution and Sporting Kansas City (2); Tampa Bay Mutiny, Miami Fusion, Chicago Fire, and Toronto FC (1)

 

Consecutive Championships:  D.C. United (3); D.C. United, Columbus Crew, Sporting Kansas City, and New York Red Bulls (2)

 

*-final 10 matches of 2001 season cancelled following terrorist attacks in New York City and Washington D.C.; since not all teams had played even number of games, points per game was used to determine final standings

Western Conference
YEAR TEAM W L SW SL PTS
1996 Los Angeles Galaxy 19 13 4 4 49
1997 Kansas City Wizards 21 11 7 2 49
1998 Los Angeles Galaxy 24 8 2 2 68
1999 Los Angeles Galaxy 20 12 3 4 54
YEAR TEAM W L D PTS
2000 Kansas City Wizards 16 7 9 57
2001 Los Angeles Galaxy 14 7 5 47*
2002 Los Angeles Galaxy 16 9 3 51
2003 San Jose Earthquakes 14 7 9 51
2004 Kansas City Wizards 14 9 7 49
2005 San Jose Earthquakes 18 4 10 64
2006 FC Dallas 16 12 4 52
2007 Chivas USA 15 7 8 53
2008 Houston Dynamo 13 5 12 51
2009 Los Angeles Galaxy 12 6 12 48
YEAR TEAM W L D PTS
2010 Los Angeles Galaxy 18 7 5 59
2011 Los Angeles Galaxy 19 5 10 67
2012 San Jose Earthquakes 19 6 9 66
2013 Portland Timbers 14 5 15 57
2014 Seattle Sounders FC 20 10 4 64
2015 FC Dallas 18 10 6 60
2016 FC Dallas 17 8 9 60
2017 Portland Timbers 15 11 8 53

Total Championships by Club (22):  Los Angeles Galaxy (8); Kansas City Wizards, San Jose Earthquakes/Houston Dynamo, and FC Dallas (3); Portland Timbers (2); Chivas USA , San Jose Earthquakes, and Seattle Sounders FC (1)

 

Consecutive Championships:  Los Angeles Galaxy (3); Los Angeles Galaxy, Los Angeles Galaxy, and FC Dallas (2)

 

*-final 10 matches of 2001 season cancelled following terrorist attacks in New York City and Washington D.C.; since not all teams had played even number of games, points per game was used to determine final standings

Central Division
YEAR TEAM W L SW PTS
2000 Chicago Fire 17 9 6 57
2001 Chicago Fire 16 6 5 53*

Total Championships by Club (2):  Chicago Fire (2)

 

Consecutive Championships:  Chicago Fire (2)

 

*-final 10 matches of 2001 season cancelled following terrorist attacks in New York City and Washington D.C.; since not all teams had played even number of games, points per game was used to determine final standings

Total Conference/Division Championships by Club (46 total)
1. Los Angeles Galaxy 8
2. D.C. United 6
3. Kansas City Wizards/Sporting Kansas City 5
  MetroStars/New York Red Bulls 5
5. Chicago Fire 3
  San Jose Earthquakes/Houston Dynamo 3
  Columbus Crew 3
  FC Dallas 3
9. New England Revolution 2
  Portland Timbers 2
11. Tampa Bay Mutiny 1
  Miami Fusion 1
  Chivas USA 1
  San Jose Earthquakes 1
  Seattle Sounders FC 1
  Toronto FC 1
active clubs without conference championship:  Colorado Rapids (1996); Real Salt Lake (2005); Philadelphia Union (2010); Vancouver Whitecaps FC (2011); Montreal Impact (2012); New York City FC (2015); Orlando City SC (2015); Atlanta United FC (2017); Minnesota United FC (2017)
Consecutive Championships
1. D.C. United 1997-1999 3
  Los Angeles Galaxy 2009-2011 3
3. Los Angeles Galaxy 1998-1999 2
  Chicago Fire 2000-2001 2
  Los Angeles Galaxy 2001-2002 2
  D.C. United 2006-2007 2
  Columbus Crew 2008-2009 2
  Sporting Kansas City 2011-2012 2
  New York Red Bulls 2015-2016 2
  FC Dallas 2015-2016 2