Supporters' Shield facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsSupporters' Shield
|Given for||Major League Soccer team with the best record in the regular season|
|Presented by||The Supporters' Shield Foundation|
|Most wins||D.C. United and LA Galaxy
(4 shields each)
|Most recent||Los Angeles FC (1st shield)|
The Supporters' Shield is an award given to the MLS team that had the most points in the regular season. It was first given out in 1999, and has since been seen as a major trophy. Before 1999, the winners of the regular season won nothing but a spot in the MLS Cup semifinals.
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Frankie Hejduk of Columbus Crew, was part of the team's three Shield winning campaigns.
Supporters' Shield Facts for Kids. Kiddle Encyclopedia.