This week in From the Vault, on September 21, 1980, the New York Cosmos defeated the Fort Lauderdale strikers 3-0 at the Soccer Bowl 1980 before a crowd of 56,768. On the same day 23 years later, the USWNT defeated Sweden 3-1, while Brazil won big 3-0 against South Korea in the Women’s World Cup Group Stage. D.C. United won against the New York Red Bulls 4-3 on September 23, 2006.On September 24, 2011, Dwayne De Rosario recorded the fastest hat-trick in club history, scoring goals in the 22nd, 27th and 31st minutes. On that same day three years later, D.C. United beat Tauro FC 2-1 to qualify for the CONCACAF Champions League knockout stage.
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