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D.C. United 3 (6-3-2, 20 points)  v. Columbus Crew SC 1 (4-6-1, 13 points)

2019 MLS Regular Season
May 4, 2019 - Audi Field, Washington, DC
Attendance: 16,687

Player Notes

  • Paul Arriola marked his 50th regular season appearance for the Black-and-Red with his tenth career goal in MLS
  • Steven Birnbaum made his 140th appearance for D.C. United, his 45th consecutive start
  • Russell Canouse returned to the starting lineup after missing three matches due to an injury
  • Wayne Rooney scored from the penalty spot in stoppage time of the first half. It was his sixth goal of the season
  • Leonardo Jara recorded his second assist of the season on Paul Arriola’s goal in the 61st minute
  • Luciano Acosta’s goal in the 27th minute was the first time the Black-and-Red have scored at Audi Field since the 5-0 win over Real Salt Lake on March 16

#DCvCLB Notes

  • The Black-and-Red are now 30-29-11 all time vs Columbus Crew SC
  • This was the first regular season matchup between the two sides at Audi Field
  • D.C. United’s last win in MLS came against Columbus Crew on April 24

Match Notes

  • The Black-and-Red now have a 3-2-1 record this season at Audi Field
  • D.C. United are tied for first place of the Eastern Conference with a 6-3-2 record

Goals by Half

  1st Half 2nd Half Total
D.C. United 2 1 3
Columbus Crew SC 0 1 1


Scoring Summary

Minute Team Goalscorer Assisted by
27' D.C. United Luciano Acosta  
45'+4'  D.C. United Wayne Rooney  
61' D.C. United Paul Arriola Leo Jara
75' Columbus Crew SC Bill Hamid (OG)  

Misconduct Summary

Minute Team Offender Reason
26' Columbus Crew SC Will Trapp Unsporting Behavior
45'+4' Columbus Crew SC Federico Higuaín Dissent
54' D.C. United  Júnior Moreno Unsporting Behavior

Box Score

Team Shots Shots on Goal Corners Offsides Possession (%) Saves
D.C. United 11 5 0 0 47.4 2
Columbus Crew SC 12 2 6 2 52.5 2


D.C. United Lineup:
Bill Hamid; Lucas Rodríguez, Steven Birnbaum, Donovan Pines, Frédéric Brillant, Leonardo Jara; Júnior Moreno, Russell Canouse; Luciano Acosta, Wayne Rooney, Paul Arriola (Ulises Segura, 85')

Unused Substitutes: Zoltán Stieber, Chris Seitz, Chris Durkin, Chris McCann, Quincy Amarikwa, Jalen Robinson

Columbus Crew SC Lineup:
Zack Steffen; Josh Williams, Héctor Jiménez (Luis Argudo, 75'), Jonathan Mensah, Waylon Francis, Artur, Wil Trapp, Pedro Santos, Federico Higuaín (Niko Hansen, 65'), Robinho, Gyasi Zardes (Josh Williams, 65')

Unused Substitutes: Gastón Sauro, Ricardo Clark, J.J. Williams, Joe Bendik, Patrick Mullins, 

REF: Ted Unkel
AR1: Philippe Briere
AR2: Felisha Mariscal
4TH: Mark Allatin
VAR: Kevin Terry Jr
AVAR: Kathryn Nesbitt