Football : Season Details : 1998
Final English Top Division Football (soccer) Table and Cup Final(s)
|League Cup Final||Chelsea 2 Middlesbrough 0 aet|
|FA Cup Final||Arsenal 2 Newcastle United 0|
|European Cup Final||Real Madrid 1 Juventus 0|
|UEFA Cup Final||Inter Milan 3 Lazio 0|
|Cup Winners Cup Final||Chelsea 1 Stuttgart 0|
Arsenal and Newcastle United became only the second pair of clubs to meet each other in three FA Cup finals.
Cheslea made it a good year for London by winning the Cup Winners Cup and the League Cup.
Middlesbrough reached their third domestic final (League Cup) in two seasons; they lost.
All three of the newly promoted clubs were relegated. This had never occurred before.
The 1998 World Cup in France
France win the 16th World Cup.