D.C. United (8-12-6, 30 pts.) 1 v. 3 Philadelphia Union (13-7-4, 43 pts.)
2023 MLS Regular Season
August 26, 2023 - Audi Field - Washington D.C.
- Forward Ted Ku-DiPietro scored his fourth goal of the season in the 88th minute; assisted by Ruan.
- Midfielder Gabriel Pirani made his second consecutive D.C. United start; he led the team with 22 passes in the final third and completed 90 minutes.
- Defender Éric Davis made his MLS debut in the 74th minute; he had a 100% passing accuracy in the final third.
- Goalkeeper Alex Bono came in at the start of the second half and recorded six saves.
- The Black-and-Red are 9-19-6 against the Philadelphia Union all-time in regular season matchups.
- D.C. United have a 6-7-5 record against the Philadelphia Union at home all-time in regular season matchups.
- D.C. United are 4-4-4 at home in 2023.
D.C. United Lineup: Tyler Miller (Alex Bono 46'), Pedro Santos (Éric Davis 74'), Derrick Williams, Steven Birnbaum, Brendan Hines-Ike (José Fajardo 79'), Chris Durkin (Ruan 46'), Russell Canouse, Mateusz Klich, Gabriel Pirani, Yamil Asad (Ted Ku-DiPietro 74'), Christian Benteke
Unused Substitutes: Cristian Dájome, Donovan Pines, Jackson Hopkins, Erik Hurtado
Head Coach: Wayne Rooney
Philadelphia Union Lineup: Andre Blake, Jack Elliott, Jakob Glesnes, Nathan Harriel, Kai Wagner, Jose Martinez (Leon Flach 26'), Daniel Gazdag, Jack McGlynn, Jesus Bueno (Alejandro Bedoya 64'), Mikael Uhre (Quinn Sullivan 90'+2'), Julian Carranza (Chris Donovan 64')
Unused Substitutes: Joe Bendik, Matt Real, Olivier Mbazio, Joaquin Torres, Tai Baribo
Head Coach: Jim Curtain