The US finally ran out of miracles on Saturday, and their thrilling World Cup run came to a crashing halt.
Asamoah Gyan scored in the 93rd minute and Ghana held on in extra time to win their Round-of-16 tilt 2-1 at Royal Bafokeng Stadium.
WASHINGTON – With the World Cup hiatus behind them, D.C. United are optimistic about continuing their summer revival in this weekend’s visit to Columbus for a meeting with the first-place Crew.
A newfound confidence now surges through a side that looked dead and buried a month ago, and United believe they can extend their six-game unbeaten streak in all competitions on Saturday night. A newfound confidence now surges through a side that looked dead and buried a month ago.
WASHINGTON -- El D.C. United, que permanece en la penúltima casilla de la clasificación de la Conferencia Este, intentará dar la sorpresa este sábado ante el líder Columbus Crew.
Más de dos semanas después de vencer 3-2 a Seattle Sounders FC en su último compromiso liguero, el elenco capitalino viaja a la sede pandillera con la misión de seguir trepando posiciones en la tabla.
With all eyes fixed on the US’ round of 16 match against Ghana on Saturday, we couldn’t help but turn back the clock. Even though it hurt.
MLSsoccer.com asked some of the members of the US team which lost to Ghana 2-1 in a 2006 World Cup group game about Saturday’s redux and the original match, which went sour for the Americans after a controversial penalty kick call against defender Oguchi Onyewu.
An angry sun glared down on D.C. United’s training session on Wednesday afternoon, scorching the squad with a nasty one-two punch of 96-degree heat and simmering humidity at the RFK Stadium auxiliary fields that made the workout noticeably more taxing than the team’s usual mid-morning practices.
PRETORIA, South Africa – Landon Donovan, you are now officially an American legend.
Mere clock ticks from elimination after 90 minutes of scoreless soccer, the all-time leading scorer in US national team history buried a rebound off a Clint Dempsey miss in stoppage time and gave the Americans a dramatic 1-0 victory over Algeria at Loftus Versfeld Stadium on Wednesday.
D.C. United Midfielder, Santino Quaranta and assistant coach, Ben Olsen preview United's league against Columbus on Saturday, June 26.
WASHINGTON – The 2010 FIFA World Cup has taken Washington, D.C., by storm, with a long list of hot spots and viewing parties on offer for the capital city's eclectic population and many international communities.
That passion is pulsing just as strongly in the D.C. United locker room, where members of the team were randomly assigned participating countries to follow at the outset of the tournament and are now watching to see if their adopted squad will go home early, or progress deep into the knockout rounds.
WASHINGTON -- El D.C. United tratará de extender su racha de buenos resultados en amistosos internacionales este sábado frente a la Selección de El Salvador.
La plantilla que dirige Curt Onalfo llega al duelo con fines benéficos inspirada en su último triunfo liguero frente a Seattle Sounders FC. El héroe del pasado 10 de junio fue Chris Pontius, cuyo ‘hat-trick’ guió a los capitalinos a la victoria 3-2 en el Qwest Field.