D.C. United 0 (5-15-4, 19 points) v. Real Salt Lake 1 (8-12-5, 29 points)
Aug. 12-13, 2017 – RFK Stadium, Washington, D.C.
- 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.
- United are 7-8-5 against Real Salt Lake all-time.
- Salt Lake won at RFK Stadium for the first time.
- 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|
|Real Salt Lake||0||1||1|
|62'||RSL||Chris Wingert||Unsporting Behavior|
|64'||D.C.||Paul Arriola||Unsporting Behavior|
|Team||Shots||Shots on Goal||Corners||Offsides||Possession (%)||Saves|
|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