D.C. United 

Olsen not happy with first half effort against Montreal

The Black-and-Red had an unexpected change in their lineup right before kickoff, goalkeeper Bill Hamid was scratched and Travis Worra would take his place. Travis has stepped up in similar situations in the past where Hamid was out due to injury, unfortuantely for him things didn’t start well. Montreal’s Ballou Jen-Yves Tabla got the ball at midfield, beat Jared Jeffery... Read More
D.C. United 

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
D.C. United 

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
D.C. United MLS Soccer 

D.C. United shows it’s depth in draw with Montreal

A draw. The Black-and-Red left Montreal last night with one point after a hard earned draw, the difference in this game versus the Red Bulls is that they didn’t have to rally. The equalizer came off a failed clearance attempt, something that they’ve struggled with at times all season. Still, the visitors would go up in the standings with Toronto... Read More
D.C. United 

Olsen: “We’re in fourth place right now, a win moves us up if we get some results”

The end of the season continues to get closer for the Black-and-Red. They have yet to clinch a playoff berth, sitting in fourth place a win would change all of that rather quickly. The Eastern Conference standings are so close that the first ranked Red Bulls are only six points ahead of the sixth place Impact. So all is not... Read More
D.C. United 

Drogba in top form, scores both goals in victory over United

The Black-and-Red didn’t play an awful game, it was actually rather well played for the most part. The first eleven minutes or so just didn’t go there way, mostly in part to a 37-year old striker that refuses to act his age. There were just two miscues, but with a forward with the class of Didier Drogba, two is too... Read More
D.C. United 

Tough task on the road as Drogba, Impact are on fire

The Black-and-Red are in Montreal tonight to face one of the hottest teams in the league, the Impact. Montreal is trying to secure the final playoff seed in the Eastern Conference, they are unbeaten in their last five matches. The last time these two teams met, United was outshot 25-1 and made history by winning that match 1-0. This will... Read More
D.C. United 

With four games left, United has plenty to build on

Despite the result in the Columbus game, a 2-1 loss, the Black-and-Red have plenty of reasons to be positive heading into their battle with Montreal on Saturday. It’s always tough to find positives after suffering the sting of defeat, but Coach Olsen and his players didn’t have to work hard to find said positives. Olsen made that sentiment clear early... Read More
D.C. United MLS 

All they needed was one shot, United made the most of their opportunity

The Black-and-Red made history in their win over the Montreal Impact, not sure if it was the good kind or not depending on which team you ask. It is D.C. United’s third consecutive win, also their third consecutive trade after the Saborio trade.Bill Hamid tied a career high in saves in his first game back since surgery, Chris Rolfe continued... Read More
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