It’s finally official. After much debate the D.C. Council has approved the development of a new soccer stadium for D.C. United.
With qualification to the final stage of the CONCACAF Champions League already secure and the final weekend of Major League Soccer’s regular season just days away, not all of D.C.
A year ago D.C. United had games in the final week of October with no meaning. It is the same this October, but for a different reason.
We didn’t see this coming. On the road for its final game before the World Cup break, D.C. United might have been content with a tie or a grind it out 1-0 result.
It was like teeth without a bite. It was sparks without fire. D.C.