WASHINGTON, DC (April 21, 2009) - The D.C. United Academy will be holding tryouts for the U15 Academy Training Program and the Super-20 Academy Team. Tryouts will be held the next four Mondays at the RFK Stadium Auxiliary Turf Field for both groups.
Washington, D.C. (April 20, 2009) - D.C. United is set to host Ladies Night, an event intended to provide women and their friends with an enjoyable evening out. The club is teaming up with Hot 99.5 to throw a girls night out at RFK Stadium on May 9, prior to the team’s game against Toronto FC. Ladies Night takes place from 6 - 7:45 p.m. on the Capital View Terrace, with kickoff for the game set at 7:30 p.m.
More than 11 vendors will be on hand to provide products, taste-tests, giveaways, demos, advice and much more. Among those confirmed:
Washington, D.C. (April 20, 2009) - D.C. United players will be making appearances in the community this week. Defender Anthony Peters will participate in the AARP Kids Day this Thursday, April 23. Full appearance information is detailed below.
Player(s): Anthony Peters
What: AARP Kids Day
When: Thursday, April 23; 2-3:30 p.m.
Where: AARP-601 E St. N.W., Washington DC 20049
MLS QUOTESHEET 2009
SATURDAY, APRIL 17, 2009 -- D.C. UNITED 1, NEW ENGLAND REVOLUTION 1
D.C. UNITED HEAD COACH TOM SOEHN
On the game
Washington, D.C. (April 17, 2009) - With a dramatic 91st minute assist in D.C. United’s 1-1 tie against the New England Revolution tonight, Jaime Moreno became the first player in MLS history to record 100 goals and 100 assists. His pass in stoppage time to set up Ben Olsen’s goal, gave the Bolivian forward his100th assist. Coupled with his unmatched 122 goals in League play, the feat is yet another accomplishment in Moreno’s long and storied career in Major League Soccer.
Washington, D.C. (April 15, 2009) - D.C. United players will be making appearances at various events in the community over the next week. As part of the grand opening of the adidas store in Tysons Corner on Saturday, April 18, Chris Pontius, Rodney Wallace and Luciano Emilio will be on hand to sign autographs. Complete appearance information is detailed below.
Player(s): Andrew Jacobson
What: Visit after school mentoring session
When: Wednesday, April 15; 3-4 p.m.
Where: Bucknell Elementary School
What: Night of Champions
When: Friday, April 17; 5:30-7 p.m.
Washington, D.C. (April 13, 2009) - D.C. United announced today that single-game tickets for the home matches on May 23 vs. Salt Lake, June 4 vs. New York, June 13 vs. Chicago and July 18 vs. Colorado are now on sale. Single-game tickets are available for $22 in the Spectator section, $30 at the Premium level, $40 at the VIP level, and $50 for the Mezzanine level. Single game tickets for the rest of the season will go on sale at a later date
Washington, D.C. (April 13, 2009) - D.C. United announced today it will host a College Night on April 17th when the New England Revolution visit RFK Stadium. Student groups and organizations may purchase advance tickets for $15 by noon Friday and sit adjacent to United supporters’ groups, La Barra Brava and Screaming Eagles.
Washington, D.C. (April 13, 2009) - D.C. United players Ben Olsen and Devon McTavish will be at the White House today as part of the Annual Easter Egg Roll. Olsen will be reading to children at 2:45 p.m. and playing soccer at the sports court at 4 p.m. Meanwhile, McTavish will be at the sports court at 2:15 p.m. and reading to kids later at 3:30 p.m. Full appearance information is detailed below.
Player(s): Ben Olsen and Devon McTavish
What: Easter Egg Roll
When: Monday, April 13; 2:15-4 p.m.
Where: White House Lawn
D.C. UNITED HEAD COACH TOM SOEHN
On Morales’ game-winning goal:
“It was a good goal on their part. We retreated and dropped too far, they pulled off a good play and he finished a ball that was quality.”
On giving up the quick equalizer after going up 1-0 in the first half:
“Looking back, it looked like it was right at him [GK Louis Crayton] and that’s something he needs to save. I don’t know how Olave got so free to get a head on it.”
D.C. UNITED GK LOUIS CRAYTON
On RSL’s first tally: