Jared Jeffrey, fresh off an ankle sprain, is last night’s spotlight. The talented midfielder exited the August 31st match against New York early and only started training earlier this week. Though Jeffrey’s fitness might not be at 90 minutes yet, he has not lost his touch. Fifteen minutes into the match, the ball popped out to Jeffrey off a cleared service.
Ben Olsen - Head Coach, D.C. United
Washington, D.C. (September 27, 2013) – D.C. United and Comcast SportsNet Mid-Atlantic today announced that the network will air the second part of special D.C. United original programming next week. On Wednesday, Oct. 2 at 7 p.m., Part 2 of “SportsNet in Focus: Behind the Badge” will provide viewers with a behind-the-scenes look at some of the players, fans and stories from D.C. United’s 2013 season.
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In boxing, the tale of the tape is the pre-fight measurements between the two combatants. In 2013, we're telling the tale of the tape between D.C. United and its foe of the week.
Only four teams have taken more corner kicks than D.C. United (161) so far in MLS during the 2013 campaign. The only clubs who have more are the Houston Dynamo (166), LA Galaxy (193) and San Jose Earthquakes (167).
Goalkeeping Coach Preston Burpo talks VW Keys to the Match for Saturday's battle against TFC.