Talon was not available for the home opening match vs. Montreal Impact due to an extended rehab stint resulting from some minor off-season injuries including a bruised leg and fractured wing.
Many do not know that Talon also undergoes an extreme off-season program to prepare for the DCU fans during the regular season and it was during this preparation injuries were sustained.
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It took a lot of dedication and heart to get the pitch ready, but it's time!
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After nearly five straight weeks on the road, D.C. United players returned to the comfortable confines of their RFK Stadium locker room on Monday morning. The weather outside wasn’t exactly hospitable – cold and gusty conditions for practice at Long Bridge Park in Arlington – and their immediate task isn’t easy either. But that doesn’t mean that erasing the three-goal deficit they face in the second leg of the Scotiabank CONCACAF Champions League quarterfinals is an insurmountable task.
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D.C. United has a tall task ahead if it is going to reach the Scotiabank CONCACAF Champions League semifinals after a 5-2 defeat at the hands of Alajuelense at Estadio Alejandro Morera Soto in Costa Rica. The two sides face off in the second leg of their quarterfinal clash March 4 at 8 p.m. United will need to win by three goals without allowing more than one – i.e. 3-0 or 4-1 – or win outright by four goals to advance.
Comcast SportsNet Mid-Atlantic and D.C. United have announced the team’s regional television schedule for the 2015 Major League Soccer (MLS) season, which features an all-time high 24 matches and kicks off with the team’s season opener against the Montreal Impact on March 7 at 3 p.m.