MLS Regular Season

Opare at the Ready

Centerback Solid in First Regular Season Appearance for D.C. United
Opare at the Ready

Kofi Opare v LAG

Photo Credit: 
Tony Quinn
Los Angeles Galaxy forward Alan Gordon (9), D.C. United defender Kofi Opare (6)

Kofi Opare didn’t have time to think about playing against his old team and his old teammates, or to ponder what it might be like to see his first regular season minutes in a Black-and-Red uniform.

When Steven Birnbaum went down with a left ankle injury in the second minute of D.C. United’s 1-0 win over the Los Angeles Galaxy, it meant that Opare barely had time to get his heart rate up before taking the field.

Things to Know: D.C. United vs LA Galaxy at RFK Stadium

Top things to know before Saturday's game against the Galaxy
D.C. United take on LA Galaxy

There’s plenty at stake when D.C. United hosts the Los Angeles Galaxy. Here are 10 things to know about D.C. United’s biggest West Coast rivalry.

*1. The latest matchup between the two most successful clubs in Major League Soccer history will be their only meeting in 2015. D.C. United is unbeaten in five of its last six clashes (2-1-3) with the Galaxy at RFK Stadium, including a 2-2 draw in the most recent encounter in 2013.

2015-03-07-DC-v-MTL

Home Team: 
Away Team: 
Date & Time: 
Sat, 07-03-2015 15:00
Location, short: 
RFK Stadium
Opta Game ID: 
788512
Game Highlights: 
http://matchcenter.mlssoccer.com/matchcenter/2015-03-07-dc-united-vs-montreal-impact/video
Calculated Fields
Status: 
FullTime
Home Score: 
1
Away Score: 
0

2015-03-22-NY-v-DC

Home Team: 
Away Team: 
Date & Time: 
Sun, 22-03-2015 17:00
Location, short: 
Red Bull Arena
Opta Game ID: 
788527
Calculated Fields
Status: 
FullTime
Match Type: 
Regular
Result Type: 
NormalResult
Home Score: 
2
Away Score: 
0

2015-03-28-DC-v-LA

Home Team: 
Away Team: 
Date & Time: 
Sat, 28-03-2015 19:00
Location, short: 
RFK Stadium
Opta Game ID: 
791402
Calculated Fields
Status: 
FullTime
Match Type: 
Regular
Result Type: 
NormalResult
Home Score: 
1
Away Score: 
0

2015-04-03-OCFC-v-DC

Home Team: 
Away Team: 
Date & Time: 
Fri, 03-04-2015 19:00
Location, short: 
Citrus Bowl Stadium
Opta Game ID: 
791410
Calculated Fields
Status: 
PreMatch

2015-04-11-DC-v-NY

Home Team: 
Away Team: 
Date & Time: 
Sat, 11-04-2015 19:00
Location, short: 
RFK Stadium
Opta Game ID: 
791424
Calculated Fields
Status: 
PreMatch

2015-04-18-DC-v-HOU

Home Team: 
Away Team: 
Date & Time: 
Sat, 18-04-2015 19:00
Location, short: 
RFK Stadium
Opta Game ID: 
791433
Calculated Fields
Status: 
PreMatch

2015-04-25-VAN-v-DC

Home Team: 
Away Team: 
Date & Time: 
Sat, 25-04-2015 19:00
Location, short: 
BC Place
Opta Game ID: 
791443
Calculated Fields
Status: 
PreMatch

2015-05-02-DC-v-CLB

Home Team: 
Away Team: 
Date & Time: 
Sat, 02-05-2015 19:00
Location, short: 
RFK Stadium
Opta Game ID: 
791454
Calculated Fields
Status: 
PreMatch
Syndicate content