D.C. United-New England Revolution Preview
Thu, 24 May 2012|
CSN Washington dot com. DC united wraps up its three game homestand this Saturday against the New England Revolution. For the chance to take first place honors in the Eastern Conference -- -- they last visited it in tune. -- a rent of 2009. It's the last match before some much needed down time but the black and red are cautious not to look beyond Saturday. We've had. Three games in and seven days what this will be our third game in which we talked about trying to get nine points. That of those three games and they're all home games we wanna protect our scare we want to make sure we take care of our home games and it's just about finishing off. This stretch in there in a positive way that we have a little bit of a break to rest up and lick our wounds and you know -- Get ready again for that little part of the season so it's important to get this one new England's a very good team are probably right now that's the hottest of the three that we played. So hopefully will be in good shape. Means he's going to realize is -- we know we have we had. Good results against them over there. -- know is going to be a tough test for us. We have if you injured bodies know we're banged up but. We're we're in deep teams -- and I think we should be all right you know being nice to get out -- they're doing in a row and -- separate us from the group. And speaking of injured bodies Danny Cruz added to those ranks having to leave Saturday's game at the 25 minute mark. Which brought them and you just heard from back to the pitch for his first game. In over a month Djokovic admitted that he felt a little tired toward the end of the match but his teammates. They didn't seem to this. You know to be called in discount off their -- off the side -- on. On Saturday was was he shouldn't -- and he did a fantastic job for us. I'm kind of in the -- when you lose a step so you know again that's that's just from constant from good mentality good calm -- your behavior and you know he's he's a great player and -- we want to try to keep me as healthy as long as possible that's sore asking guys -- do the greens although it's gonna be your turn to step up and help this group and I think it's helpful locker helped it's helped the camaraderie of the group that. What we have had some injuries and guys have had to step up rather than not playing weekend. Week in week out. That causes division so a lot of ways some of the injuries. Have have been a blessing. Such a glass half full guy that Ben Olsen but his ankle now radio expect to -- yuck and that's. As a steady fixture in the backfield Cruz is expected to miss four weeks with his right hamstring injury -- thanks to the upcoming three week and the last break. An infielder will likely be ready to go. When the team returns and rfk on June 30 and get started between DC united and a New England Revolution. At 730 on Saturday. She is in Washington dot com.