Match summary: DC vs NE

MLS Week 2
DC vs NE

D.C. United continued MLS Regular Season play with a match against the New England Revolution on Saturday, March 26 at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, MA. Charlie Davies scored a late penalty pick for the Black-and-Red but it proved to be too little to late after the Revolution opened the match with two goals in the first seventeen minutes. Full match report coming soon.

D.C. UNITED: Onstad; Korb, Jakovic, Brasesco (Fred 46'), Burch; Najar, Morsink (Quaranta 74'), McCarty (C), Pontius; Ngwenya, Wolff (Davies 46')

Revolution get lineup boost ahead of United visit

Alston, Domi, Nyassi expected to return to Nicol's set-up vs. DC
Revs get lineup boost

Didier Domi attended his first training sessions with the Revs this week.

Photo Credit: 
Courtesy of New England Revolution

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. – When New England Revolution coach Steve Nicol perused the results from last weekend, he took notice of D.C. United's 3-1 victory over Columbus.

The comprehensive win and the manner of United's performance – including a pair of second-half goals from Charlie Davies – ensures that Ben Olsen's side will enter Gillette Stadium with a significant reserve of self-belief, according to Nicol (4:30 pm ET, Direct Kick, MatchDay Live).

Brasesco pone el fútbol charrúa en el D.C. United

El uruguayo busca ser figura en la defensa capitalina
Brasesco, charrúa de DC

A lo largo de su historia, el D.C.
United se ha valido del aporte de importantes jugadores centro y sudamericanos
para el logro de sus metas en los torneos domésticos de la MLS y la Copa
Abierta, y en el contexto internacional como la Copa Interamericana y la Copa
de Campeones de la CONCACAF (ahora conocida como la Liga de Campeones).

United seek to keep momentum going at Revs

DC riding win in opener, but haven't won at Gillette since 2007
United seek momentum

WASHINGTON – Coming off the emotional high of last week’s 3-1 win over Columbus, D.C. United have a chance to make it two wins from two in their first road game of the 2011 campaign as they head to New England.

But players know it’s not going to be easy to get three points against the Revolution on Saturday (4:30 pm ET, Direct Kick, MatchDay Live).

MLS, CAA present 2011 World Football Challenge

Revival of '09 event will feature top clubs from across the world
WFC back on

NEW YORK — MLS and CAA announced Friday that they are teaming to bring back the World Football Challenge, featuring some of the biggest and best-known soccer clubs from around the world.

And this time there'll be a local flavor, as MLS clubs will take part.

VIDEO: Dejan Jakovic inteview

United's third-year defender reviews last weekend's match and talks about preparing for NE
Dejan Jakovic on NE Revs

United's third-year defender reviews the team's defensive effort against the Columbus Crew and talks about what needs to happen against the New England Revolution on Saturday, March 26, 2011 at 4:30 PM.

VIDEO: Josh Wolff interview

The veteran forward loves RFK's atmosphere and looks ahead to New England
Josh Wolff on NE Revolution

United's veteran forward discusses the team's win in the home opener and looks ahead to the match against the New England Revolution on Saturday, March 26 at 4:30 PM.

New England trip a homecoming for DC's Davies

United forward raised in Manchester, NH; played at Boston College
DC's Davies returns to NE

WASHINGTON – There’s little question that every road game for Charlie Davies will have a special feel to it. The fact that he’s playing soccer at this level once again after what he’s been through is a story that’s resonated with fans all across the league.

But this weekend’s trip to New England also brings Davies back to his roots, as he returns home New England to face the Revolution. The 24-year-old grew up near Manchester, N.H., an hour’s drive from Gillette Stadium, where he’ll play Saturday evening.

Previa: D.C. vs. NE

Previa: D.C. vs. NE

El defensa uruguayo Rodrigo Brasesco habla sobre el partido de visita de este sábado contra New England Revolution. El encuentro arranca a las 4:30 p.m. y será televisado por Comcast SportsNet.

DC veteran Wolff still has a taste for goal

Former KC star jumps at the chance to impress Barra Brava
Wolff shines in DC debut

WASHINGTON – Straight after scoring D.C. United’s opening goal last Saturday night, Josh Wolff ripped off his jersey and made a beeline for the Barra Brava.

With a look of sheer joy flashed on his face, the half-naked World Cup veteran leapt into the stands, happy to please his new fans with a goal in his RFK debut.

What made this moment such a cathartic one for Wolff? Consider that when he arrived in DC in December, he was a castaway from Sporting Kansas City, no longer seen as an option in their 4-3-3 offensive system after seven seasons with the club.

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