Playoff Recap: D.C. United 0 - New York Red Bulls 2

The Black-and-Red unable to put one in the net, will need to overcome 2-goal deficit in leg 2
Playoff Recap: DCU 0 - RBNY 2

Nick DeLeon vs New York - 2014 playoffs first leg

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New York's Major League Soccer team has never advanced past D.C. United in four MLS Cup playoff series.

But the New York Red Bulls took a huge step towards turning over all that history with a 2-0 defeat of their Atlantic Cup rivals at Red Bull Arena on Sunday in the first leg of the Eastern Conference semifinals in the MLS Cup Playoffs, Presented by AT&T.

Q&A: Nick DeLeon ahead of Leg 1 of the Eastern Conference Semifinal

It's playoffs: D.C. United is ready
Q&A: Nick DeLeon

We caught up with D.C. United midfielder Nick DeLeon on the team walk ahead of Leg 1 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals against the New York Red Bulls. (4 p.m. ET on CSN)

Notes from New York: Eastern Conference Semifinals

Follow DCU as it travels north to Red Bull Arena
Notes from NY

Sunday, November 2 - GAMEDAY!

Playoff Strategy: D.C. United at New York Red Bulls

Ben Olsen is sticking to the game plan
Playoff Strategy: DCU at NY

Ben Olsen claps his hands - 2014

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After last night’s knockout round game, D.C. United now knows its opponent for the Eastern Conference Semifinals—the New York Red Bulls. New York, coming off just  two days rest, will host the first leg of the semifinals on Sunday, Nov. 2 at 4 p.m. (CSN).

Playoff Scenarios: October 31, 2014

The semifinals stage is set, read the rules and scenarios now
Playoff Scenarios

Davy Arnaud vs. Thierry Henry - 2014

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The 2014 MLS Cup PLayoffs stage is set. 

In the East, the New York Red Bulls came from behind to beat the defending champions Sporting Kansas City 2-1 last night at Red Bull Arena. In the West, FC Dallas won in dramatic fashion, beating Vancouver Whitecaps FC 2-1 on Wednesday night. So, the Semifinals in both conferences are set.

Quick refresher:

2014 Playoffs: We could be heroes

The playoff-bound Black-and-Red is on a quest for its fifth star

5 reasons we're excited for the New York Red Bulls

D.C. United will face its most fierce rival in the Eastern Conference Semifinals
We're going to NY

Red Bull Arena in the snow

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The New York Red Bulls survived the knockout round of MLS Playoffs by beating Sporting Kansas City....

First of all, there’s no one reading this who has to read reasons we’re pumped to play the New York Red Bulls in the Eastern Conference Semifinals. It’s New York. That’s the only reason we need. But, just for kicks, here are a few more.

2014 D.C. United is playoff-ready

The Black-and-Red lead by experienced, post-season veterans
DCU is playoff ready

Ahead of tonight's knocout game between fourth place New York Red Bulls and fifth place Sporting Kansas City, here’s what we don’t know: our opponent for the Eastern Conference SemifinalsHere’s what we do know: we have a veteran, playoff-tested team.

Newsstand - October 30, 2014

A sampling of DCU-related media
Newsstand - October 30, 2014

Washington PostD.C. United went from worst to first

Washington TimesD.C. United leans on MLS Cup veterans as playoffs begin

Watch: #WeWantFive

D.C. United players and staff are ready for the Playoffs
Watch: #WeWantFive

This Sunday, November 2 (4:00 p.m. - Comcast SportsNet), D.C. United begins its quest for a fifth Major League Soccer title. The Black-and-Red hasn't hoisted the MLS Cup in ten years, but the hunger is as real as ever among players and staff.

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