It’s that time of year again—MLS All-Star Voting is now OPEN! Each team has eight nominees, as voted on by players, coaches and media members. Here are the eight nominees for D.C. United, a few stats, highlights and other fun facts in order of position.
This year, the MLS All-Stars face Bayern Munich at Providence Park in Portland on August 6 (9:30 p.m., ESPN2, UniMas). The voting period begins today, and continues through July 11, so cast your vote now!
D.C. United's history in CONCACAF and U.S. Open Cup
D.C. United has announced that it will face the Rochester Rhinos of USL Pro on the road at Sahlen’s Stadium in Rochester, N.Y., in the fourth round of the 2014 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup on Tuesday, June 17, at 7:05 p.m. EST. Rochester advanced past the third round by defeating Reading United AC 2-1 in extra time, with a goal in the 119th-minute by Colin Rolfe.
Following a 2–1 loss on the road to the New England Revolution on May 24 at Gillette Stadium, D.C. United returned to the RFK training field in preparation for the team’s upcoming home game against Sporting Kansas City (7 p.m., Comcast SportsNet).
This Saturday, D.C. United hosts the reigning MLS Cup Champions, Sporting Kansas City (7 p.m., RFK Stadium). On Wednesday evening, our opponents will be announced for the CONCACAF Champions League, which DCU will participate in this summer.
On October 1, 2013, D.C. United beat Real Salt Lake and won the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup, qualifying for the 2014-15 The Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF) Champions League.
Assistant Coach Chad Ashton breaks down United's Eastern Conference battle against New England.
D.C. United Head Coach Ben Olsen