D.C. United has teamed with local supermarket operator Shoppers Food & Pharmacy, as well as leading youth services provider Sasha Bruce Youthwork to provide 100 families with a complete Thanksgiving food basket this holiday season. On Thursday, Nov. 20, from 4-6 p.m. at Randall Recreation Center in Southwest Washington, the baskets – which are being donated by Shoppers - will be distributed to deserving families in Ward 6 and 7. Each family was selected by Sasha Bruce Youthwork through their community outreach program which helps support low-income families in the area.
Council Chairman Phil Mendelson announces the scheduling of a public roundtable of the Committee of Whole on “Bill 20-805, District of Columbia Soccer Stadium Development Act of 2014.” The roundtable will be held Thursday, November 13, 2014 at 6:00 p.m. in the Council Chamber of the John A. Wilson Building, 1350 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW.
As the 2014 team began to take shape, it was evident there was something special about this group. The goal was making the postseason, and D.C. United worked tirelessly to make that a reality. Though the playoff run was cut short, it’s Black-and-Red nature to always strive for the next goal, to always stay hungry. Before we look ahead to next season’s goals, let’s take a look back at a 2014 team that brought pride to this badge.
D.C. United has announced that Homegrown goalkeeper Bill Hamid has been selected to the U.S. Men’s National Team roster for the international friendlies against Colombia on November 14 in London, England, and against and Ireland on November 18 in Dublin, Ireland.
D.C. United Head Coach Ben Olsen
On emotions after the game
D.C. United won the battle, but the New York Red Bulls won the war. Finally.
Despite a 2-1 win for DC at sunny RFK Stadium on Saturday, the Red Bulls advanced past their Atlantic Cup rivals for the first time in five postseason meetings, winning 3-2 on aggregate goals in the Eastern Conference semifinals of the MLS Cup Playoffs, Presented by AT&T.