A tie did not diminish the accomplishment. With a 0-0 draw against reigning Major League Soccer champion Sporting Kansas City, D.C.
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Luis Silva scored early in the first half and goalkeeper Bill Hamid made it stand up in D.C. United's 1-0 victory over the Philadelphia Union on Saturday.
Depleted by injuries and fatigued from a mid-week trip to Jamaica, D.C. United slumbered through the first half in Chicago.
Luis Silva scores his second goal for D.C. United on the night, tying the game at two goals apiece. Check it out.
After trailing the Chicago Fire 2-0, United's Luis Silva scores D.C.'s first goal on a penalty kick.