D.C. United 

Exciting finish yields yet another draw for D.C. United

For a second consecutive game, D.C. United left the field after the final whistles with one point. Despite a good start, the Black-and-Red had to rally, using a late goal from Steven Birnbaum to get a 2-2 draw. Coach Ben Olsen was ushered off the field late in the second half after sharing his thoughts with the officials about several… Read More
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Union run past the Black-and-Red

The Black-and-Red have a week to get things together after their nightmarish outing in Philadelphia. The Union won 3-0 thanks in part to converting two penalty kicks and controlling the game from start to finish didn’t hurt either. D.C. United struggled to gain and maintain possession for extended stretches, their failure to do so only gave fuel to the Union… Read More
D.C. United 

D.C. faces an uphill battle as their season hangs in the balance

“We’ll throw a wrinkle or two in there and see if we can get the result we need” said Head coach Ben Olsen on Friday afternoon after practice. The Black-and-Red will play the second leg of their semi final with the New York Red Bulls. New York leads 1-0 per aggregate score, which means the visiting United will have to… Read More
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United earns the right to play on, defeat Revolution 2-1

It wasn’t pretty, but they showed up and “did the business” as Ben Olsen said earlier this week. D.C. United is moving on to the next round of the playoffs after a 2-1 victory over the New England Revolution. The home side really took note of the desperation and intensity that Columbus played with in their last match, and played… Read More