Ben Olsen, the man behind the turnaround

D.C. United's leader takes the team from worst to first
The man behind the turnaround

Ten months after the worst season in MLS history, D.C. United is sitting atop the Eastern Conference with a record of 14-9-6, 45 goals scored, a goal differential of +11 and a league-leading 10 shutouts. With five games remaining, the Black-and-Red can clinch a spot in playoffs, in a turnaround for the history books.

Gameday Timeline: September 27

DCU hosts its I-95 rivals the Philadelphia Union on a packed night at RFK
Gameday Timeline

Sean Franklin and Bill Hamid salute fans at RFK

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Greg Lalas calls Perry Kitchen his "front runner for MLS Volkswagen MVP"

Kitchen, one of three young players Lalas believes is primed for success
Kitchen set for success

Talking Strategy: D.C. United vs Philadelphia Union

DCU hosts a Union side just below the playoff line
Talking Strategy: DCU v PHI

With a spot in the knockout round of the CONCACAF Champions League secured, the stretch run to the MLS playoffs takes center stage for D.C. United, who will host its first Regular Season game at RFK Stadium in four weeks.

D.C. United's Bill Hamid and Perry Kitchen named to MLS 24 under 24

The duo have been key to D.C. United's success on the field this year
DCU's Hamid and Kitchen in 24 under 24

In this year's 24 Under 24, D.C. United is proud to announce that both Bill Hamid and Perry Kitchen are, once again, on the list. Hamid, DCU's Homegrown keeper, has made the elite list five times, which is more than any other player in MLS. Kitchen, has been named four times, once for each season he's been in the league. Congratulations to the pair!

Watch: Bill Hamid

September 24 CCL Highlights: D.C. United 2 - Tauro FC 0

Chris Pontius nets his first of the year with a game-winner in CCL
Highlights: DCU 2 - Tauro 0

D.C. United has three Regular Season home matches remaining. Don't miss any of the action as the Black-and-Red pushes to win the East.

Bill Hamid turning heads in the midst of a breakout season

"His ability to make the big save that puts him among the best in the league."
Bill Hamid earning recognition

The physical tools have always been there, and he’s got more than a half-decade of experience in Major League Soccer despite being just 23 years old. He’s also played in more than his fair share of big games, advancing deep into the postseason in 2012 and winning a U.S. Open Cup title last year.

D.C. United vs Tauro FC Match Review: September 24, 2014

Goals from Pontius and Johnson help clinch United's CCL group
Match Review: DCU vs. Tauro FC

United is back in action at RFK Stadium this Saturday at 3 p.m. as it hosts the Philadelphia Union. With playoffs the the line, the I-95 rivalry is sure to be in full force. Buy your tickets here!

September 24 CCL Recap: D.C. United 2 - Tauro FC 0

Chris Pontius with the game winner for the Black-and-Red
Recap: DCU 2 - Tauro FC 0

Chris Pontius - vs tauro fc - ccl - 2014

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D.C. United have been taking care of business in league play all year. On Wednesday evening at RFK Stadium, they continued to take care of it in CONCACAF Champions League as well.

CCL Match Preview: D.C. United vs. Tauro FC

The Black-and-Red host the Panamanian side in the teams' first meeting
CCL Preview: DCU vs. Tauro FC

Can't make it to Wednesday's CONCACAF Match? The Black-and-Red hosts the Philadelphia Union this Saturday in an all-important Eastern Conference matchup. Buy tickets now!

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