D.C. United return home following a victory, meeting Toronto FC on Saturday evening at RFK Stadium. United are coming their first victory at San Jose in more than a decade, a 2-0 defeat of the Earthquakes last weekend. Toronto FC ended a four-game league losing skid with a 2-2 draw at Portland last weekend, though they advanced to the group stage of the CONCACAF Champions League with a midweek win in Nicaragua.
El Director Técnico de la Selección de Estados Unidos Jurgen Klinsmann convocó hoy al arquero de D.C. United Bill Hamid al plantel de 22 jugadores que se enfrentará a México el próximo miércoles. Ésta es la primera convocatoria para el arquero de 20 años. Estados Unidos jugará un amistoso contra México por primera vez desde el 2008, el próximo miércoles 10 de agosto en el Lincoln Financial Field de Philadelphia. El partido comenzará a las 9:00 p.m. Hora del Este, y será transmitido en vivo por ESPN2, ESPN3.com y Univisión.
U.S. Men’s National Team head coach Jurgen Klinsmann today named D.C. United goalkeeper Bill Hamid to the 22-man roster that will face Mexico next Wednesday. It is the first-ever call-up for United’s 20-year old netminder. The U.S. will take on Mexico in the teams’ first meeting in a friendly since 2008 next Wednesday, Aug. 10 at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia. Kickoff is set for 9 p.m.
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WASHINGTON – With a team boasting former, current and possibly future US national team players, there was a buzz around D.C. United following Friday's announcement that Jurgen Klinsmann would take the helm for the Red, White and Blue.
“I think it’s exciting,” forward Charlie Davies said. “For all the players, I think everyone is excited. [Klinsmann], for me, is a legend and a world-class striker.”
But there was also a hint of sadness to see former coach Bob Bradley depart.
Dwayne De Rosario was named Lenkersdorfer Fine Jewelers Man of the Match for Matchday 20 of the MLS Regular Season today based on fan voting conducted on dcunited.com.
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