D.C. UNITED HEAD COACH BEN OLSEN
Overall thoughts on the match:
Bill Hamid was named Lenkersdorfer Fine Jewelers Man of the Match for Matchday 8 of the MLS Regular Season today based on fan voting conducted on dcunited.com. Hamid had several important saves during the match against Seattle Sounders FC.
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D.C. United recibe al subcampeón FC Dallas este sábado. Andy Najar, que estuvo involucrado en ambos goles en la victoria del miércoles sobre Seattle, habla acerca del encuentro frente a los Hoops, pactado para las 7:30 p.m. en el RFK.
WASHINGTON – For the very first time in his MLS career, D.C. United midfielder Dax McCarty will line up against FC Dallas, his team for the first five years in the league.
Left unprotected in last fall’s Expansion Draft 24 hours after Dallas finished as runners-up in MLS Cup, McCarty eventually made his way to the nation’s capital via trade, after being picked by the Portland Timbers.
With many friends still on FC Dallas, it’ll be a unique experience for the 24-year-old getting to play against so many familiar faces.
WASHINGTON- Los jugadores del D.C. United dijeron estar satisfechos por el triunfo 2-1 ante el Seattle Sounders en el primero de los tres partidos vitales que jugarán consecutivamente en su sede del RFK, y que pueden relanzar sus posibilidades de ser considerados un equipo verdaderamente contendor en la actual temporada liguera.
D.C. United announced today that the club will launch a D.C. United Under-23 team featuring top collegiate players. Coached by D.C. United legend Jaime Moreno, players will play and learn from one of the most accomplished individuals in MLS history. Moreno will be assisted by Academy coaches Judah Cooks and Nolan Sheldon, along with former United U-20 Head Coach Dafydd Evans.