After watching the United States go winless in four straight games for the first time since he took over as coach three years ago, Jurgen Klinsmann had a harsh assessment of the Americans' post-World Cup performances.
D.C. United went from worst to first in the regular season, but their early playoff exit makes the offseason especially interesting to watch.
D.C. United faced a huge task in their second playoff match up against the Red Bulls and they came up one goal short.
D.C. United topped New York on Saturday, but do not advance to the next round of the MLS playoffs. Details here.
The journey to first place in the Eastern Conference of MLS was not a smooth one for D.C. United, but they remain confident headed into Saturday's home playoff game.