Perry Kitchen and the Keys to Beating the Red Bulls

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D.C. United faces an admittedly tall task in the Eastern Conference Semifinals against their arch rivals the New York Red Bulls. If United want to move to the Eastern Conference Final (and eventually MLS Cup) one player, more than any other, must perform to his peak ability over a grueling five-week stretch—that player is Perry […] READ MORE



Fabian Espindola, D.C. United Keep Atop MLS with 2-0 Win Over the Crew

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D.C. United continued their best-ever start in Major League Soccer history with a 2-0 home victory over Columbus Crew SC, courtesy of goals by Fabian Espindola and Sean Franklin. United were able to dominate stretches of their match utilizing mostly their counterattack, with the Crew only garnering a handful of dangerous chances in each half. […] READ MORE


Atlantic Cup Play Shows D.C.’s Potential

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When D.C. United took on the New York Red Bulls at RFK last week, it looked like a completely reversed set of squads from the first leg of this year’s Atlantic Cup competition. It was the most attractive soccer D.C. have played since at least the second leg of the 2014 MLS Cup Playoffs against […] READ MORE


D.C. United Snatches a Late Win

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D.C. United snatches a late win from the jaws of defeat, or at least from the jaws of a draw, this past weekend against the defending champions, LA Galaxy. D.C. United coach Ben Olsen admitted that this perhaps wasn’t the strongest Galaxy team of the season; however, the win was a big deal after coming […] READ MORE



Dave Kasper Signs Multi-Year Extension with D.C. United

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General Manger’s tenure includes five major trophies, three MVPs, 16 Best XI selections Washington, D.C. (March 11, 2015) – D.C. United has announced that the club and Dave Kasper have agreed on a multi-year contract extension in which Kasper will assume the title of Vice President of Soccer Operations in addition to General Manager. Per […] READ MORE



United's Road to the MLS Playoffs

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The race to the MLS Playoffs hasn’t really begun in earnest at this point in the season, but teams at the top of the pack should be thinking about what they have to do to secure their berths by summer’s end. The Eastern conference picture looks good for the Black and Red, but the risk of […] READ MORE


D.C. United Without Eddie Johnson vs Dynamo

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D.C. United will take on the Houston Dynamo tonight without star forward Eddie Johnson. Johnson broke out of a scoring drought against Montreal on Saturday, but also received a questionable suspension and fine for a “reckless challenge” against Impact goalkeeper Troy Perkins and contact with the face of Wandrille Lefevere in the ensuing argument. Conor Doyle […] READ MORE