D.C. United Mystics 

Despite Hamid’s heroics, Chicago tops D.C. United

Chicago looked like a team that was trying to get it’s sixth win of the season and first road result, the home side couldn’t get anything going in regards to an attack. It wasn’t from a lack of effort or urgency, they didn’t have the facilitators needed in the middle of the field to put things in order. The complete… Read More
D.C. United MLS Soccer 

D.C. United routs Chicago, Mullins gets hat trick

For the past few weeks, there have been flashes and stretches of encouraging play from the attack. More often than not, resulting in missed chances due to poor finishing. Leaving a team that is starving for victories, in a unwanted streak of draws. The Chicago Fire may have just been the perfect set of circumstances for D.C. United, the home… Read More
D.C. United MLS Soccer 

D.C. United draws with rivals, fail to get three points

It was a crazy day at RFK, but it ended in a 2-2 draw between rivals D.C. United and the New York Red Bulls that included a 73 minute rain delay. The home side had multiple opportunities throughout the game to get the full three points, they weren’t able to capitalize and would have to settle for one point. It… Read More
D.C. United MLS 

Igbonanike acquired by D.C. United via trade

One thing that can’t be said about the Black-and-Red this season is that they’ve been sitting on their laurels and “hoping” that things turn around. The team has continued it’s stretch of being proactive, adding yet another player in hopes of sparking their attack. D.C. United acquired¬†Kennedy Igboananike from the Chicago Fire yesterday in exchange for targeted allocation money and… Read More
D.C. United MLS Soccer 

United puts on a show on Fan Appreciation day, beat Fire 4-0

The crowd brought the noise and had RFK Stadium rocking Sunday afternoon. Sunday’s matchup pitted D.C. United against the Chicago Fire for the third time this season. With United clinching a berth for the playoffs in the match prior, the next goal in their sites was to win the last two games of the season in hopes of getting home… Read More
D.C. United 

United focused on form, not seeding heading into the postseason

The Black-and-Red head into this weekend with a chance to improve their seeding, they are currently in third place. A result against the visiting Chicago Fire this Sunday at RFK would definitely help them regain second place. However, United’s head coach is more concerned with the form his team is in entering the playoffs versus the seeding. So while they… Read More
D.C. United 

Doyle’s sensational blast leads United over the Fire

The Black-and-Red started their three game road trip off with a win, beating the Chicago Fire 1-0. Don’t let the score fool you, it was as close to a complete game that they’ve played all season. From start to finish, outside of a couple of stretches in each half, United was in control. They dictated the pace at which the… Read More
D.C. United 

United plays three games in six days, Rolfe finally gets to face former team

The Black-and-Red have been accustomed to hectic stretches in regards of the schedule this year, although this next stretch is quite daunting. They’ll be playing three matches in six days starting tonight in Chicago. The Fire have lost their last three matches, they’ll certainly be pressed to come out at home and try and get a win over the top… Read More
D.C. United 

Arreita reaps the rewards of Espindola’s return

The Black-and-Red used an exciting second half to get past the Chicago Fire last night, scoring three goals in thirty minutes. The return of Fabian Espindola sparked the team on every level, especially on the attack. The main benefactor appeared to be Jairo Arreita, he’s had to fill some big shoes this year during Espindola’s absence and has done a… Read More
D.C. United 

Espindola, Arrieta spark furious rally to put out the Fire

It was truly a tale of two halves for the Black-and-Red as they rallied from a 1-0 deficit to score three unanswered goals to get the result against the Chicago Fire. The much maligned DC attack went from mildly threatening to Michael Myers very quickly, much of it had to do with the return of Fabian Espindola. While he certainly… Read More
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