This week in From the Vault, Gary Darrell and George Ross led the Washington Diplomats to a 2-1 victory over the Vancouver Whitecaps on June 29, 1974. Mexico and Italy split the points in a 1-1 draw in a World Cup group E match on June 28, 1994. Saudi Arabia continued their impressive World Cup run and wrapped up Group F with a 1-0 win over Belgium on June 29, 1994. The World Cup concluded at RFK Stadium on July 2, 1994, as Spain beat Switzerland 3-0 in the Round of 16. A crowd of 30,271 watched the Washington Freedom defeat the Carolina Courage 2-0 on goals by Gerardo and Bai Jie. In a clash of the top two teams in MLS, D.C. United defeated David Beckham, Landon Donovan and the LA Galaxy 4-1 on June 29, 2008. Dwayne De Rosario recorded his first assist with D.C. United after his trade from the New York Red Bulls on July 2, 2011.
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