Obafemi Martins scored his team-leading fifth and sixth goals of the season, and Michael Gspurning earned the shutout as the Seattle Sounders beat struggling D.C. United 2-0 on Wednesday night.
D.C. United has picked up former U.S. youth international Jared Jeffrey through a waiver draft conducted this afternoon.
D.C. United will try to end their offensive struggles on the road against Seattle.
D.C. United today announced that the start time for the Aug. 3 home match against Montreal has been moved to 7:30 p.m.
After two weeks of benefitting from penalty kicks, DCU found themselves at the wrong end of a highly suspect foul call in the box, which cost them the match.