Philadelphia Union (3-0-0) 0 (5) v. 0 (4) D.C. United (1-2-0)
2023 Leagues Cup
August 3, 2023 - Subaru Park - Chester, Pennsylvania
- Defender Éric Davis made his D.C. United debut in the 69th minute; he had three recoveries and had an 80% passing rating in 21 minutes played.
- Midfielder Mateusz Klich led the team with eight passes into the final third and won seven out of nine ground duels; he completed 90 minutes.
- Forward Cristian Dájome started in his third consecutive match for D.C. United; he had two interceptions and five recoveries in 90 minutes played.
- Goalkeeper Alex Bono made his sixth start for D.C. United this season; he recorded three saves and kept his fourth clean sheet of the season.
- The Black-and-Red are 9-19-6 against the Philadelphia Union all-time in regular season matchups.
- D.C. United have a 3-13-1 record against the Philadelphia Union on the road all-time in regular season matchups.
- D.C. United are 5-9-2 on the road in 2023.
Philadelphia Union Lineup: Andre Blake, Olivier Mbazio, Jakob Glesnes, Jack Elliott, Damion Lowe (Jack McGlynn 81'), Kai Wagner, Jesus Bueno, Jose Martinez, Daniel Gazdag, Julian Carranza, Mikael Uhre (Chris Donovan 73')
Unused Substitutes: Joe Bendik, Holden Trent, Matthew Real, Nathan Harriel, Leon Flach, Joaquin Torres, Jeremy Rafanello, Quinn Sullivan
Head Coach: Jim Curtin
D.C. United Lineup: Alex Bono, Pedro Santos, Brendan Hines-Ike, Derrick Williams, Donovan Pines (Kristian Fletcher 90'+3'), Cristian Dájome, Chris Durkin, Mateusz Klich, Jackson Hopkins (Eric Davis 69'), Yamil Asad (Ruan 49'), Christian Benteke
Unused Substitutes: Tyler Miller, Gaoussou Samaké, Steve Birnbaum, Erik Hurtado, Jacob Greene, Luis Zamudio
Head Coach: Wayne Rooney