Chicago Fire Homegrown player Harry Shipp was the difference tonight as his goal and assist powered the Chicago Fire to an easy 2-0 over D.C. United at the IMG Academy in Bradenton, Florida Shipp, who just finished his sophomore year at Notre Dame, scored three minutes into the second half as Chicago’s reserve players easily […]
D.C. United announced the signing of Spanish left-back Christian Fernandez Salas this afternoon. The signing most likely brings a close to a whirlwind offseason for the Black-and-Red. Technical Director Dave Kasper had mentioned on several occasions in the past few weeks that the club was looking for a left-back and they found one in the […]
D.C. United opened up their preseason account with a 1-0 loss to Toronto FC in strangely foggy conditions tonight in Bradenton, Florida. United was missing more than a few regulars and head coach Ben Olsen put out two separate units to begin each half. Predictably the more experienced side which started the match gave United […]
Join the guys in this first episode of 2014 as they look back at United's off-season moves. The boys also talk about the rest of the MLS and look ahead to the preseason.
D.C. United wrapped up their participation in the 2014 MLS SuperDraft with the third and fourth round selections of midfielder Zach Barnes and defender Travis Golden respectively. Barnes, a box-to-box midfielder from Creighton, was selected 18th overall by United in the third round courtesy of their trade with RSL last season for Brandon McDonald. Barnes […]
D.C. United this afternoon selected University of California defender Steve Birnbaum with the #2 overall pick in the 2014 MLS SuperDraft. United swapped their #1 pick with the Philadelphia Union literally seconds before the Draft began. United received allocation money for the swap with the Union knowing full well that United would not be selecting […]
According to the Washington Post, D.C. United has traded Ethan White and the #1 allocation spot to the Philadelphia Union for veteran defender Jeff Parke and the #6 allocation spot. It’s heavily rumored that the Union are making a play for former Maryland Terrapin Maurice Edu and needed to make a deal to obtain the […]
After weeks of speculation, D.C. United signed 19-year old Academy defender Jalen Robinson today to a Homegrown Player contract. The Catonsville, Maryland native has become the seventh member to join United since Major League Soccer implemented a program to allow Academy players to sign straight into the senior teams. The added benefit of signing Academy players is not […]
Join the guys in the last podcast of 2013; The boys talk about DC United's 2013 campaign, the recent roster changes, and they review their per-season picks.
According to multiple sources, it appears that D.C. United center back Dejan Jakovic is close to a transfer to Japanese league side Shimizu S-Pulse. Additionally, it seems likely that United is expected to offer Wake Forest sophomore Jalen Robinson a homegrown player contract as well. If the transfer for Jakovic goes through as expected, it […]