D.C. United (4-4-2, 14 pts.) 3 v. 0 Charlotte FC (2-5-3, 9 pts.)
2023 MLS Regular Season
April 29, 2023 - Audi Field - Washington, D.C.
- Forward Taxi Fountas scored his second goal for the Black-and-Red off a penalty kick in the 34th minute; he completed 69 minutes.
- Forward Christian Benteke scored his fifth goal of the season off a bicycle kick in the 75th minute; he completed 90 minutes and led the team with 15 aerial duels won.
- Homegrown defender Jacob Greene scored his first career goal for D.C. United in the 95th minute; assisted by Lewis O'Brien.
- Midfielder Pedro Santos led the Black-and-Red with 11 final third entries and 14 passes in the final third; he completed 90 minutes.
- The Black-and-Red are 2-1-0 against Charlotte FC all-time in regular season matchups.
- D.C. United have a 2-0-0 record against Charlotte FC at home all-time in regular season matchups.
- D.C. United are 2-2-1 at home in 2023.
D.C. United Lineup: Tyler Miller, Andy Nájar (Jacob Greene 87'), Pedro Santos, Steven Birnbaum (Derrick Williams 50'), Donovan Pines, Russell Canouse, Lewis O'Brien, Mateusz Klich (Chris Durkin 87'), Victor Pálsson, Taxiarchis Fountas (Ted Ku-DiPietro 70'), Christian Benteke
Unused Substitutes: Alex Bono, Erik Hurtado, Yamil Asad, Jackson Hopkins, Kristian Fletcher
Head Coach: Wayne Rooney
Charlotte FC Lineup: George Marks, Nathan Byrne, Harrison Afful (Chris Hegardt 81'), Adilson Malanda, Ashley Westwood, Brandt Bronico (Hamady Diop 90'), Derrick Jones, Enzo Copetti, Karol Swiderski, McKinze Gaines, Kerwin Vargas (Justin Meram 64')
Unused Substitutes: Kristijan Kahlina, Jan Sobocinski, Jaylin Lindsey, Patrick Agyemang, Andrew Privett, BRandon Cambridge
Head Coach: Christian Lattanzio