This week in From the Vault, the Washington Diplomats earned a home opening win over the Chicago Sting 1-0 on April 9, 1978. D.C. United opened up their RFK season with a 2-1 win off an 89th-minute winner by Jaime Moreno on April 5, 1997. The Black-and-Red capped a frantic comeback with two stoppage-time goals on April 8, 2000; Ben Olsen scored the winner in the 93rd minute. Mark Lisi was the hero on April 7, 2001, as United came back to win their season opener 3-2 over the Kansas City Wizards.
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