History is both a teacher and a cruel reminder. It was almost exactly a year ago to the day that D.C. Uniteds push for the playoffs was tripped up in a 2-2 home draw with Chivas USA.
During Michelle Snow's previous nine WNBA seasons, which followed a highly successful run at the University of Tennessee and winning a state championship in high school, she never experienced
D.C. United has reached the point where winning is just not good enough.
Michal Neuvirth is the first Capital to take the plunge overseas. But you can bet he wont be the last.