It’s D.C. against New York. That says it all. It is cliché, but records have not mattered in this series dating back to the start of Major League Soccer in 1996.
D.C. United’s Lewis Neal was issued a yellow card for a tackle on New England Revolution right back Andrew Farrell last Saturday.
At times last year, the phrase "own goal" was a four-letter word around RFK Stadium. On Saturday night, an own goal was the difference, but for once it favored D.C.
Clyde Simms announced his retirement from professional soccer exactly seven weeks ago after missing most of the 2013 with a lingering toe injury.
D.C. United announced today that the club has acquired forward Chris Rolfe from the Chicago Fire in exchange for allocation money.