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D.C. United (3-4-0, 9 pts.) 3 vs. 2 New England Revolution (2-5-1, 7 pts.)
2022 MLS Regular Season
April 23, 2022 - Audi Field - Washington, DC

Player Notes

  • D.C. United Designated Player Taxi Fountas made his first MLS and Black-and-Red start; he scored two goals and recorded an assist.
  • Taxi Fountas was the first player in MLS history to record two goals and an assist in the first half of his first MLS start.
  • Julian Gressel recorded his second assist of 2022 in the 39th minute; his second assist in consecutive games.
  • Michael Estrada scored his third goal of the season in the 39th minute; his last goal came on Feb. 26.
  • Jon Kempin made his first start of the 2022 MLS Regular Season; he recorded seven saves.
  • Donovan Pines made his second consecutive start and completed 90 minutes.
  • Homegrown midfielder Jackson Hopkins made his second consecutive appearance as a 60th-minute substitute.

#DCvNE

  • The Black-and-Red are 35-33-15 against New England all-time.
  • D.C. United have a 25-12-5 record against the Revolution at home all-time.
  • The Black-and-Red won their first match against New England since a 2-0 win on Aug. 19, 2018 at Audi Field.

Match Notes

  • D.C. United are 2-3-0 at Audi Field in 2022.
  • Interim Head Coach Chad Ashton is 1-0-0 since taking over the team on April 20.
Goals by Half
Team
1st Half
2nd Half
Final
D.C. United
3
0
3
New England Revolution
1
1
2
Scoring Summary
Minute
Team
Goalscorer
Assisted By
6'
New England
Brandon Bye
Carles Gil, Emmanuel Boateng
26'
D.C. United
Taxi Fountas
39'
D.C. United
Michael Estrada
Julian Gressel, Taxi Fountas
43'
D.C. United
Taxi Fountas
86'
New England
Adam Buksa
Carles Gil
Misconduct Summary
Minute
Team
Offender
Reason
33'
D.C. United
Julian Gressel
Foul
65'
New England
Dejuan Jones
Foul
87'
New England
Adam Buksa
Argument
89'
New England
Henry Kessler
Dissent
Boxscore
Team
Shots
SOG
Corners
Offsides
Possession
Saves
D.C. United
11
5
0
1
32%
7
New England Revolution
21
5
9
2
68%
2

D.C. United Lineup: Jon Kempin, Brad Smith (Ted Ku-DiPietro 83'), Brendan Hines-Ike, Steven Birnbaum, Donovan Pines, Julian Gressel, Russell Canouse, Chris Durkin, Edison Flores, Taxi Fountas (Jackson Hopkins 60'), Michael Estrada (Nigel Robertha 60' [Tony Alfaro 83'])

Unused Substitutes: Luis Zamudio, Griffin Yow, Sofiane Djeffal

Manager: Chad Ashton

New England Revolution Lineup: Brad Knighton, Andrew Farrell, Omar Gonzalez (Henry Kessler 46'), Matthew Polster, Brandon Bye, DeJuan Jones, Carles Gil, Emmanuel Boateng (Damian Rivera 58'), Sebastian Lletget (Thomas McNamara 75'), Adam Buksa, Justin Rennicks (Jozy Altidore 58')

Unused Substitutes: Wilfrid Kaptoum, Arnor Traustason, A.J. DeLaGarza, Noel Buck, Earl Edwards Jr.

Manager: Bruce Arena