United’s easily dispatches Chivas USA in 3-1 win

Eddie Johnson had a goal and an assist to help lead D.C. United to a very comfortable 3-1 win tonight over Chivas USA at RFK Stadium in Washington, D.C. The win for United (10-5-4, 34 points) is a season-high third straight and helps them keep pace with red-hot Sporting Kansas City who sit just one […]

Hamid comes up big as United take 2-1 win in Toronto

Bill Hamid’s last-second reflex save on Daniel Lovitz’ angled shot helped preserve a huge 2-1 win for D.C. United over Toronto FC tonight in Toronto, Ontario. The win for United (8-5-4, 28 points) is their third road win of the season and more importantly it puts United back in first place in the Eastern Conference […]

United fall flat, fall out of first place in the East; lose 1-0 to Seattle

Chad Barrett’s 39th minute goal was the only goal as the Seattle Sounders handed D.C. United a 1-0 loss tonight at RFK Stadium in Washington, D.C. The loss for United was their first in eight matches at RFK and dropped them out of the top spot in the Eastern Conference in combination with Sporting Kansas […]

United crash out of U.S. Open cup with 1-0 loss to Rochester

D.C. United Head coach Ben Olsen was taking a calculated risk by starting all reserve players in their 4th round match up with the Rochester Rhinos. The move did not work as D.C. United were dumped out of the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup on their first attempt as reigning champions. Rochester scored a rather […]

Silva hat trick propels United into first place at World Cup break

Luis Silva’s first-half hat trick pushed D.C. United to a 4-2 victory over the Montreal Impact at  soggy Stade De Saputo tonight in Montreal, Canada. The win for United (7-4-4 25 points) vaulted them past the idle New England Revolution and into first place heading into a two-week break for the World Cup which starts […]

United’s valiant effort falls short in 2-1 loss to New England

It was always going to be a difficult prospect for D.C. United as they were playing their third match in seven days and had to leave three players expected to play at home before boarding their plane to Logan Airport in Boston, Massachusetts. New England got goals from Patrick Mullins and Diego Fagundez sandwiched around […]

Johnson’s late goal salvages 1-1 draw with Montreal

It's been a rough few weeks for Eddie Johnson. Surprisingly left off the United States World Cup training camp roster in combination with a season-long scoring drought and not-so-flattering comments on his new team mates has added up to a ton of media attention and soul searching from the much-maligned 30-year old striker. Photo: Tony Quinn.