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By the Numbers: United vs Union

We're seeing three's. Everywhere.

Dwayne De Rosario, John Thorrington, Brandon MCDonald - 2013

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On Wednesday night, advanced in Open Cup play over its I-95 rivals the Philadelphia Union. The victory propels the Black-and-Red to the quarterfinals of the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup, which will be held on Wednesday, June 26 at 7:00 p.m. at the Maryland SoccerPlex against the New England Revolution.

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Dwayne De Rosario notched a hat trick last night to end the Black-and-Red's scoring draught. Two of the goals came unassisted, after individual effort on the midfielder's part.

WATCH: Spotlight on DeRo

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The Canadian international joins an elite group of hat trick contributors in Open Cup matches. Raul Diaz Arce was the first DCU star to net three goals in a single Open Cup game back in 2000, and Abdul Thompson Conteh followed suite in 2001.

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DeRo's hat trick was his third of his career with the Black-and-Red, watch all three HERE.

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We're looking for three points on Saturday when Toronto FC come to RFK. Will you be there with us? Buy tickets now.