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Post-Match Facts | Week 23

D.C. United 0 (5-15-4, 19 points) v. Real Salt Lake 1 (8-12-5, 29 points)

2017 MLS Regular Season
Aug. 12-13, 2017 – RFK Stadium, Washington, D.C.
Attendance: 14,193

Player Notes

  • Paul Arriola made his first start for D.C. United and first MLS appearance of his career.
  • Bruno Miranda made his first appearance for D.C. United and first career MLS appearance.
  • Chris Odoi-Atsem made his first start since July 4.
  • Kofi Opare is second in MLS for headed shots (18).
  • Julian Büscher made his first MLS appearance since July 4.
  • Patrick Mullins played 53 minutes, the longest he's played in a match since May 20.

#DCvRSL Notes

  • United are 7-8-5 against Real Salt Lake all-time.
  • Salt Lake won at RFK Stadium for the first time.

Match Notes

  • United are second in the league for shots hitting woodwork (10).
  • United are now 280-274-132 in franchise history.
  • The Black-and-Red are 181-97-64 at RFK Stadium.
  • United are now 2-2-2 at home in 2017 when tied at halftime.
  • The Black-and-Red are now 1-8-1 (1-4-1 at home) in 2017 when out-shooting their opponent.
  • United are now 4-5-0 in games decided by one goal in 2017.
  • United remain winless against Western Conference teams at RFK Stadium in 2017 (0-2-2).

Goals by Half

  1st Half 2nd Half Total
D.C. United 0 0 0
Real Salt Lake 0 1 1

Misconduct Summary

Minute Team Offender Reason
62' RSL Chris Wingert Unsporting Behavior
64' D.C. Paul Arriola Unsporting Behavior

Scoring Summary

Minute Team Goalscorer Assisted by
64' RSL Luis Silva  

Box Score

Team Shots Shots on Goal Corners Offsides Possession (%) Saves
D.C. United 13 3 3 1 49 3
Real Salt Lake 11 5 7 3 51 3

D.C. United lineup:

Bill Hamid; Chris Odoi-Atsem (Julian Büscher 81'), Kofi Opare, Steve Birnbaum, Sean Franklin; Jared Jeffrey (Bruno Miranda 71'), Marcelo Sarvas; Nick DeLeon, Luciano Acosta, Paul Arriola; Deshorn Brown (Patrick Mullins 37')

Unused Substitutes: Travis Worra, Russell Canouse, Chris Korb, Jalen Robinson

Real Salt Lake lineup:

Nick Rimando; Chris Wingert, Justen Glad, Marcelo Silva, Tony Beltran; Sunny (Luke Mulholland 90'), Kyle Beckerman; Joao Plata (Brooks Lennon 78'), Albert Rusnák, Jefferson Savarino; Luis Silva (Yura Movsisyan 68')

Unused Substitutes: Lala Fernandez, David Horst, Danilo Acosta

Referee: Drew Fischer
Assistant Referees: Gianni Facchini, Phil Briere
Fourth Official: Nima Saghafi
Video Assistant Referee: Luis Guardia