Brad Friedel (2) Columbus Defenders
Tom Dooley (2) Columbus Robin Fraser (2) Los Angeles Dan Calichman (4) Los Angeles Midfielders
Martin Machon (2) Los Angeles Mauricio Cienfuegos (4) Los Angeles John Harkes (3) D.C. United Marco Etcheverry (5) D.C. United Forwards
Welton (3) Los Angeles Eduardo
Hurtado (1) Los Angeles Antony De Avila (2) MetroStars Note: In parentheses is the number of times a player has been named to the Team of the Week in 1997.