Salvadoreños vibran con la pasión del Mundial

Hinchas cuscatlecos hablan tras amistoso con el D.C. United
Pasión del Mundial

WASHINGTON -- Aunque salieron cabizbajos del Estadio RFK por la derrota de su selección ante el D.C. United, los aficionados salvadoreños que presenciaron el partido amistoso entre ‘La Selecta’ y el equipo capitalino coincidieron en señalar que menos mal que el Mundial de Sudáfrica continúa el domingo para mantener viva la emoción que en estos días los embarga con motivo de esa fiesta futbolística.

VIDEO: Top of the 18 - Jaime Moreno

18 questions for the United legend
Top of the 18: Moreno's Tony Limarzi quizzes D.C. United Forward, Jaime Moreno with a series of rapid-fire questions about life, soccer, and ... breakfast?!

AUDIO: Branko Boskovic interview's Tony Limarzi spoke with United's newest player
Branko Boskovic interview

Branko Boskovic - bio photo

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Nelsen expected New Zealand to play spoiler

Former D.C. United defender led Kiwis in shock tie with Italy
Nelsen relishes 'dog role

Way before Ryan Nelsen even kicked a ball at the World Cup, he had a good feeling his All-Whites were capable of pulling off an upset.

New Zealand did just that on Sunday, tallying a shock 1-1 tie with world champions Italy.

"We are underdogs, but we have great unity in the team, and on a good day you never know what can happen," Nelsen told reporters back in May.

VIDEO: Onalfo post-match comments

D.C. United Head Coach, Curt Onalfo, reflects back on United's 1-0 victory over El Salvador.
VIDEO: Onalfo post-match

D.C. United Head Coach, Curt Onalfo, reflects back on United's 1-0 victory over El Salvador.

Highlights: D.C. United vs El Salvador

Watch all the key plays from United's recent friendly against El Salvador
Highlights: DC 1, ES 0's Tony Limarzi recaps Saturday's charity match between D.C. United and El Salvador. Proceeds benefited the Spanish Catholic Center and United for D.C.

United 1 - El Salvador 0

Cristman Scores, United Dominates in 1-0 Win Over El Salvador
DC 1 - El Salvador 0

The El Salvador national team was greeted by throngs of supporters for their friendly against D.C. United at RFK Stadium, but it was the MLS team that dominated the proceedings from start to finish, as a second-half goal by Adam Cristman gave the hosts a deserved 1-0 victory.
United dominated possession in the early part of the game, and created their first chance 15 minutes in when Jaime Moreno got to El Salvador’s end-line and cut the ball back for Chris Pontius.

"Cheyo" Quintanilla regresa a Washington

El internacional salvadoreño liderará a la "Selecta" en el juego benéfico del Sábado en el RFK
Quintanilla regresa a DC

VIDEO: World Cup Smack Talk

Aussie vs Serbian and Honduran vs Chilean
World Cup Smack Talk

United's players and staff provide an amusing analysis of upcoming World Cup matches. Danny Allsopp and Dejan Jakovic have fun talking smack with each other before the Australia vs Serbia match. Then Andy Najar (Honduras) and team adminstrator, Francisco Tobar (Chile) get into the act by kidding each other about their home teams.

PREVIOUSLY: United's players and staff make their World Cup picks

DC acquire Designated Player Branko Bošković

Midfielder joins United after storied 14-year career in Europe
DC ink Designated Player

With the eyes of the world set upon the World Cup in South Africa, D.C. United quietly announced the signing of their third-ever designated player on Monday evening, adding a dose of Balkan-bred creativity to their midfield with the capture of Branko Bošković.

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