United Soccer Club is bringing soccer to 700 kids on over 13 sites to children who otherwise wouldn't have access.
Even with a starting eleven that did not resemble its first choice lineup, D.C. United believed it could get a result against the Rochester Rhinos in the fourth round of the U.S. Open Cup.
A year ago at this time the U.S. Open Cup was it for D.C. United. With only two wins in league play through mid-June a good Cup run was all United could hope for.
The United States is set to play Ghana Monday night to open its World Cup campaign and it should fit right in.