D.C. United against the New York Red Bulls is an intense rivalry rich in history and tradition, but features two teams very much concerned with their present situations.
Claudio Bieler scored in the 89th minute, lifting Sporting Kansas City to a 1-0 victory over D.C. United on Friday.
Supporters of Sporting Kansas City refer to their red-hot atmosphere at Sporting Park as “Blue Hell” and it will only add to United’s challenge Friday night to snare at least a point on the road.
Comcast SportsNet Mid-Atlantic and D.C. United have reached a new agreement that will extend their partnership for three years.
D.C. United midfielder Nick DeLeon will miss the next six weeks with a grade-two hamstring strain.