D.C. United MLS 

D.C. United makes it two in a row, avenge “embarrassing” result in New York

The Black-and-Red suffered a very ugly loss early this season in New York, it’s clear that result was fresh in their minds as they faced New York City FC yesterday at RFK. D.C. United once again lost the possession battle, which may be something that supporters need to accept this season. They did a good job of absorbing their opponents... Read More
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Montreal dictates the terms in 4-2 win over D.C. United

The Montreal Impact came into RFK and checked every box for what a visiting team must do to win a playoff game on the road. They took the fight to D.C. United, despite losing the possession battle, it was the Impact that dictated the terms of the game. As Ben Olsen said after the game, “We were second best from... Read More
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It’s taken a group effort for D.C. United to get to this point

D.C. United will host the Montreal Impact in a Knockout Round game tomorrow night at RFK Stadium. The Black-and-Red went through many changes through the course of the regular season, along their way to securing the fourth seed in the playoffs. Head Coach Ben Olsen spoke with the media yesterday after training, the one thing that was made clear is... Read More
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D.C. United clinch postseason berth with win over NYC FC

D.C. United clinched a posteason berth with their 3-1 victory over New York City FC in front of a crowd of 30,943. The Black-and-Red rode turned in a good performance after some time off. The attack looked good for much of the match, there was definitely a goal or two left on the field. David Villa scored the lone goal... 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
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Big opportunity for D.C. United as they host Red Bulls

Playoff positions are on the line today as D.C. United hosts the New York Red Bulls. The Atlantic Cup rivals are meeting for just the second time this season, the Black-and-Red won the first match 2-0 with goals from Alvaro Saborio and Patrick Nyarko. Things have changed for both teams since then, D.C. United has added a few pieces since... Read More
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D.C. United’s latest result calls for a greater sense of urgency

12 games. That’s reality for the Black-and-Red as they train this week leading up to their match against the Timbers. They managed to salvage one point at home over the weekend with a 2-2 draw with the visiting Philadelphia Union. It’s evident that the team knows they could be running out of time if they can’t start earning better results.... Read More
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With transfer window closed, the time is now for the Black-and-Red

The Black-and-Red head into Saturday’s game with the Philadelphia looking to improve upon their draw with Montreal at home last week. With the transfer window now closed, D.C. United has the players on it’s roster that will finish out the season. Whether they can get on track and make a run for the postseason or not depends heavily on they... 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
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DC blows two goal lead, remains in first place with the draw

The Black-and-Red came out ready to show the Red Bulls that this wasn’t the same team that New York faced just a few weeks prior. The good news, United played a near flawless 70 minutes. The bad news, a game they had  appeared to win ended up getting tied up with two second half goals with the tying goal coming... Read More
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