MLS Cup 2007, the 12th edition of Major League Soccer's championship match, was a rematch between the New England Revolution and the defending champions Houston Dynamo to decide the champion of the 2007 season. The match was played at RFK Stadium in Washington, D.C. on November 18, 2007. For the second straight year, Houston defeated New England, this time by a score of 2-1. It was the fourth MLS Cup loss for the Revolution. RFK Stadium hosted the title game for a third time and the first since 2000.
Plácido Domingo performed the national anthem and Jimmy Eat World performed "Big Casino" at halftime.
... For the first time since 1997, a team became repeat MLS Cup Champions ... November 18, 2007 1200 EST New England Revolution 1—2 Houston Dynamo RFK Stadium, Washington, D.C ...
... 2007-11-18 1200 EST New England Revolution 1 – 2 Houston Dynamo RFK Stadium, Washington, D.C ...
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