March to March 9: DCU players sensing the start of MLS 2013
On Saturday afternoon, D.C. United played to a 2-0 win over the Philadelphia Union in their final match of the 2013 preseason. With thirteen days until the March 9 home opener and just one week until the team opens the season in Houston, the players took to Twitter in anticipation.
Captain Dwayne De Rosario can't wait to get back to RFK.
— Dwayne De Rosario (@dwaynederosario) February 23, 2013
Chris Pontius has eyes on March 2 at Houston.
Last preseason game. Looking to end on a positive note. Can't wait for the season opener
— Chris Pontius (@ChrisPontius13) February 23, 2013
Homegrown goalkeeper Bill Hamid wants to keep the positive pre-season momentum rolling.
— Bill Hamid (@BillHamid28) February 23, 2013
Defender Ethan White is ready to be back home after about 3 straight weeks in Florida.
Finally flying back home to DC. Preseason traveling has finally ended.
— Ethan White (@EthanWhite15) February 24, 2013
Defender Brandon McDonald is also happy to be back in the District.
Finally heading back to DC after 384938919393929 days in Fl for pre season!!! Can't wait to jump in my bed!!!! ✌