Chester, Pa. – D.C. United fell to the Philadelphia Union, 2-1, at PPL Park in the Round of 16 in the 2015 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup.
Ben Olsen "as proud as I've been in a while of this group" as D.C. United just miss out on road draw
D.C. United took the pitch in Seattle on Friday evening looking to break a dubious streak: the Black-and-Red hadn’t won a match against the Sounders since 2011 and hadn’t emerged victorious at CenturyLink field since 2010.
Bridgeview, Ill. – D.C. United (10-5-4, 34 points) got a goal from Conor Doyle in the 73rd minute for its first regular season victory on the road at Chicago (4-9-2, 14 points) since 2009, snapping a six-game stretch at Toyota Park without a win.
D.C. United Head Coach Ben Olsen:
WASHINGTON – D.C. United (7-3-4, 25 points) moved back to the top of the Major League Soccer standings with a come-from-behind 2-1 win over the Philadelphia Union (3-8-3, 12 points).
United extended its unbeaten streak at RFK Stadium to 19 straight games in all competitions – matching a franchise record – including 15 consecutive in league play dating back to June 2014.