The excitement of the addition of MLS’s 21st franchise comes at a time when four teams remain in the hunt for the 2013 MLS Cup. Still in play are Real Salt Lake and the Portland Timbers in the West, and Sporting KC and the Houston Dynamo in the East.
D.C. United stunned the American soccer world this evening with an improbable 1-0 win over Real Salt Lake in the 100th edition of the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup final in Sandy, Utah. Photo: Tony Quinn.
Lionard Pajoy's 60th minute goal was enough as D.C. United defeated Real Salt Lake 1-0 tonight at RFK Stadium. The win for United (1-1-0 3 points) is their 19th consecutive match without a loss at the old stadium going back to last season's opening game loss to Sporting Kansas City. Photo: Martin Fernandez.
D.C. United opens up the home portion of their 2013 MLS regular season with a matchup against Real Salt Lake this Saturday night at 7pm at RFK Stadium. United is coming off of a disappointing but ultimately predictable 2-0 loss in Houston last weekend to open up the 2013 campaign. Two late goals sunk United […]
Join Chris, Mike, Randy and Martin as they talk about United's last two matches, including the 2-2 draw against Red Bull and the 1-0 loss against Real Salt Lake at Rio Tinto Stadium. The guys have a lively discussion on United's present woes and also talk about the US's World Cup Qualifying campaign.
Though Ben Olsen will tell you this current 5 matches in 13 days stretch that ends in Rio Tinto tomorrow night has gone “reasonably” well, truth is DC has stumbled to acquire a mere 5 points in the first 4 matches, so it will take at least a draw at RSL to even make this crucial […]
Bill Hamid was seconds away from a shutout, but instead his team lost the season opener to visiting Sporting KC. Join the guys and special guest Chris Riordan of MajorLeagueSoccerTalk.com as they dissect the match against Sporting KC. (Photo Martin Fernandez)
D.C. United bounced back from a disappointing midweek draw with Chivas USA thanks to a stunning hat trick from Dwayne De Rosario in United’s 4-1 win over Real Salt Lake. De Rosario scored three goals in nine minutes midway through the first half to stake United to a 4-0 lead. All three goals were world […]
After a depressing draw to Chivas, United must regroup and find a way to beat RSL, one of the best teams in MLS the past few seasons. However, history is on their side, and perhaps the wrath of Ben Olsen (pictured) might be just enough to give them an edge.