If I Had the Wings of an Eagle

During the dog days of the season, the major question for the Black and Red heading into playoff time was the striker position. Would it be an in-form Luis Silva, or the designated player Eddie Johnson starting alongside Fabian Espindola? Due to an ill-timed injury in Houston, it is Eddie Johnson that will lead the line on Sunday next to Fabi. Photo: Martin Fernandez.

United capture Eastern Conference title with 2-1 win over Chicago

Needing only one point to take home an improbable worst-to-first Eastern Conference title run, D.C. United did what they have been doing all season long – producing wins – this one of course being the most important as the Black-and-Red defeated the Chicago Fire 2-1 tonight at chilly RFK Stadium. One season after producing the […]

0-0 draw with Sporting Kansas City enough to clinch playoff berth for United

D.C. United's Davy Arnaud and Sporting Kansas City's Graham Zusi played to a scoreless draw in their team's match last night at RFK Stadium in Washington, D.C in front of 19, 308 soggy but boisterous fans. Photo: Tony Quinn. United garnered their 12th shutout of the season (their third against Sporting this season) and the 10th for Bill Hamid who was called upon to make three saves.

United advances to knockout round of CONCACAF Champions League with 2-0 win over Tauro FC

Second-half goals from Chris Pontius and Eddie Johnson (above) were more than enough to propel D.C. United into the knockout round of the 2014-2015 CONCACAF Champions League after their comfortable 2-0 win over Tauro FC of Panama last night at soggy RFK Stadium in Washington, D.C. Photo: Tony Quinn.

Snap Shots – DC v Crew

The Columbus Crew strolled into town and laid a 3-0 beat down on the “new look” D.C. United tonight at RFK Stadium in Washington, D.C. Photos: Martin Fernandez

United vs Houston: Mercifully, United’s season ends with 2-1 loss to Houston

When the final whistle blew in D.C. United’s season-ending 2-1 loss to the visiting Houston Dynamo this afternoon at RFK Stadium, you could sense the weight of the world lifting off the shoulders of head coach Ben Olsen. “Absolutely.” was the answer Olsen gave to that particular question after the match. Olsen went on to […]

U.S. Open Cup: United roll to semi-finals with 3-1 win over New England

D.C. United captain Dwayne De Rosario hasn’t had the best of seasons so far in 2013, at least in Major League Soccer. Get him in the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup tournament and we’re talking something completely different. De Rosario scored the game-winning goal in United’s 3-1 win this evening over the visiting New England […]