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.