In a high intensity deciding match that included a red card on each side, Nick DeLeon finally scored the game’s first goal in the 88th minute to put D.C. United up for good, 1-0.
There are curtain calls with hat tips, salutes from the ice with sticks pointed to the rafters and Lambeau Leaps, and then there is the manner in which D.C.
Game 2 of the MLS Eastern Conference Semifinals between D.C.
For tension and emotion, perhaps not soccer, the rivalry between D.C. United and the New York Red Bulls did not disappoint in Saturday’s playoff opener at R.F.K. Stadium.