Soccer Insider: MLS


Posted at 03:59 PM ET, 04/07/2014

D.C. United news and notes

Some DCU supporters are upset with their seat assignments at FedEx Field for the June 7 doubleheader featuring Spain.

By Steven Goff  |  03:59 PM ET, 04/07/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, el salvador, MLS, spain

Posted at 12:17 AM ET, 04/06/2014

D.C. United 2, New England Revolution 0

An own goal and a late strike by new arrival Chris Rolfe lifted United to its first victory of the MLS season.

By Steven Goff  |  12:17 AM ET, 04/06/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS

Posted at 06:07 PM ET, 04/05/2014

D.C. United vs. N.E. Revolution

D.C. United is seeking its first victory of the MLS season after two defeats and a draw.

By Steven Goff  |  06:07 PM ET, 04/05/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS

Posted at 10:33 AM ET, 04/04/2014

Silva out 3 weeks, Pontius indefinitely

D.C. United’s Luis Silva is sidelined several weeks with an ankle injury, while Chris Pontius might need additional surgery.

By Steven Goff  |  10:33 AM ET, 04/04/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS

Posted at 12:32 PM ET, 04/02/2014

Retired MLS midfielder Clyde Simms awaiting kidney transplant

His kidney function down to 14 percent, longtime D.C. United midfielder Clyde Simms is raising awareness about the disease.

By Steven Goff  |  12:32 PM ET, 04/02/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS

Posted at 02:59 PM ET, 04/01/2014

D.C. United news and notes

Luis Silva injury update. Chris Pontius’s status. Chris Korb’s recovery. Eddie Johnson and Bill Hamid on U.S. duty. D.C.’s winless skid. RFK for sale?

By Steven Goff  |  02:59 PM ET, 04/01/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS, U.S. national team

Posted at 11:41 PM ET, 03/29/2014

D.C. United 2, Chicago Fire 2

D.C. United ended its scoreless drought but settled for a 2-2 draw with the Chicago Fire in an MLS match at rainy RFK Stadium.

By Steven Goff  |  11:41 PM ET, 03/29/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS

Posted at 01:03 PM ET, 03/29/2014

D.C. United vs. Chicago Fire

D.C. United seeks its first MLS victory of the season tonight when the Chicago Fire visits RFK Stadium.

By Steven Goff  |  01:03 PM ET, 03/29/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS

Posted at 03:49 PM ET, 03/25/2014

D.C. United loans 4 to Richmond

Joe Willis, Jalen Robinson, Christiano Francois and Michael Seaton will play for the third-division Kickers this season.

By Steven Goff  |  03:49 PM ET, 03/25/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS, richmond kickers

Posted at 01:01 PM ET, 03/25/2014

Does Michael Bradley deserve suspension?

Davy Arnaud did not suffer a concussion in collision with Michael Bradley but was held out of training Tuesday.

By Steven Goff  |  01:01 PM ET, 03/25/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS, toronto fc

Posted at 04:35 PM ET, 03/24/2014

Looking at U.S. roster for Mexico friendly

Juergen Klinsmann is in the process of finalizing the U.S. roster for next Wednesday’s friendly against Mexico at University of Phoenix Stadium.

By Steven Goff  |  04:35 PM ET, 03/24/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2014 World Cup, Americans abroad, mexico, MLS, U.S. national team

Posted at 11:39 PM ET, 03/22/2014

Toronto FC 1, D.C. United 0

Jermain Defoe scored in the 60th minute to lift Toronto FC to a home-opening victory over D.C. United, which remained goalless and winless.

By Steven Goff  |  11:39 PM ET, 03/22/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS

Posted at 03:36 PM ET, 03/22/2014

D.C. United vs. Toronto FC

D.C. United serves as guest for Toronto FC’s wildly anticipated home opener with Michael Bradley and Jermain Defoe.

By Steven Goff  |  03:36 PM ET, 03/22/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS

Posted at 01:13 AM ET, 03/20/2014

MLS referees reach collective bargaining agreement; San Jose, Kansas City ousted from Champions League

Good news: MLS’s regular referees will return to work. Bad news: San Jose and Kansas City were eliminated in the CONCACAF quarterfinals.

By Steven Goff  |  01:13 AM ET, 03/20/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  concacaf champions league, MLS

Posted at 02:50 PM ET, 03/19/2014

D.C. United TV deal and notes

D.C. United announces a 14-game deal with Comcast SportsNet. Plus, other notes heading into Saturday’s MLS match at Toronto FC.

By Steven Goff  |  02:50 PM ET, 03/19/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS

Posted at 09:55 AM ET, 03/19/2014

Video: Galaxy loses in Champions League

Tijuana eliminated Los Angeles in the CONCACAF quarterfinals on 4-3 aggregate. San Jose and Sporting Kansas City visit Mexican clubs tonight.

By Steven Goff  |  09:55 AM ET, 03/19/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  concacaf champions league, MLS

Posted at 03:52 PM ET, 03/17/2014

D.C. United news and notes: Pontius on slow road in comeback

D.C. United does not expect to see veteran midfielder Chris Pontius in an MLS match anytime soon.

By Steven Goff  |  03:52 PM ET, 03/17/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS

Posted at 02:20 PM ET, 03/16/2014

Thierry Henry: goal scorer, cameraman

Thierry Henry took a unique approach to celebrating his first goal of the MLS season for the New York Red Bulls.

By Steven Goff  |  02:20 PM ET, 03/16/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  MLS, new york red bulls

Posted at 09:20 AM ET, 03/14/2014

10 years later: Whatever happened to D.C. United’s last MLS Cup squad?

On the anniversary of D.C. United’s last MLS Cup championship, the Insider looks at where the players and coaches are today.

By Steven Goff  |  09:20 AM ET, 03/14/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS

Posted at 11:45 AM ET, 03/12/2014

Wednesday kickaround

Remembering Shawn Kuykendall. U.S. women’s national team. Washington Spirit. CONCACAF Champions League. U.S.-Mexico ticket sales.

By Steven Goff  |  11:45 AM ET, 03/12/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS, u.s. women's national team, washington spirit

Posted at 01:16 AM ET, 03/09/2014

Columbus Crew 3, D.C. United 0

D.C. United’s 2014 campaign picked up where last year’s left off: with a one-sided home loss to Columbus.

By Steven Goff  |  01:16 AM ET, 03/09/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS

Posted at 06:05 PM ET, 03/08/2014

D.C. United vs. Columbus Crew

After winning just three matches last year, D.C. United opens the 2014 MLS season against the Columbus Crew at RFK Stadium.

By Steven Goff  |  06:05 PM ET, 03/08/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS

Posted at 11:58 AM ET, 03/07/2014

MLS referees locked out amid labor impasse; replacement officials called in

Major League Soccer will utilize replacement referees after the officiating union and management failed to settle a labor dispute on the eve of the season openers.

By Steven Goff  |  11:58 AM ET, 03/07/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  MLS

Posted at 06:01 PM ET, 03/06/2014

United signs Johnson to DP deal

Eddie Johnson becomes D.C. United’s highest-paid player after signing a Designated Player contract worth up to $650,000 annually.

By Steven Goff  |  06:01 PM ET, 03/06/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS, U.S. national team

Posted at 12:08 PM ET, 03/06/2014

Johnson, United near contract deal

D.C. United is about to make U.S. national team forward Eddie Johnson an MLS designated player.

By Steven Goff  |  12:08 PM ET, 03/06/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS

Posted at 03:18 PM ET, 03/05/2014

D.C. United news and notes

Three days and counting until D.C. United opens the 2014 MLS season against the Columbus Crew at RFK Stadium.

By Steven Goff  |  03:18 PM ET, 03/05/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS

Posted at 05:09 PM ET, 03/04/2014

MLS refs’ union, management at impasse

Major League Soccer and the referees’ union remain far apart in efforts to reach a collective bargaining agreement before the season openers this weekend.

By Steven Goff  |  05:09 PM ET, 03/04/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  MLS

Posted at 09:13 AM ET, 02/27/2014

D.C. United settles for draw with Battery

United conceded the equalizer on the last touch of the match of a 1-1 draw with third-division Charleston Battery. Video and notes ...

By Steven Goff  |  09:13 AM ET, 02/27/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS

Posted at 10:51 AM ET, 02/26/2014

D.C. United news and notes

The latest from D.C. United training camp ahead of tonight’s Carolina Challenge Cup match against the Charleston Battery.

By Steven Goff  |  10:51 AM ET, 02/26/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS

Posted at 02:27 PM ET, 02/25/2014

D.C. United news & notes

With the MLS opener 11 days away, D.C. United continues training camp in Charleston, S.C.

By Steven Goff  |  02:27 PM ET, 02/25/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS

Posted at 09:35 AM ET, 02/24/2014

D.C. United finalizes deal with Leidos for jersey sponsorship

Leidos, a major government contractor based in Northern Virginia, will have its corporate logo on D.C. United’s jersey for at least 3 years.

By Steven Goff  |  09:35 AM ET, 02/24/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS

Posted at 07:16 PM ET, 02/22/2014

D.C. United tops Houston Dynamo, 2-0

In the Carolina Challenge Cup opener, D.C. United defeated the Houston Dynamo, 2-0, on an own goal and Michael Seaton’s strike.

By Steven Goff  |  07:16 PM ET, 02/22/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS

Posted at 12:00 AM ET, 02/22/2014

MLS referees authorize strike

In a near unanimous vote, MLS referees authorized the union to strike if a collective bargaining agreement is not reached soon.

By Steven Goff  |  12:00 AM ET, 02/22/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  MLS

Posted at 04:08 PM ET, 02/19/2014

MLS referees’ union claims management threatened retribution

The union representing MLS referees claims a management representative threatened retribution if members remained active in union activities.

By Steven Goff  |  04:08 PM ET, 02/19/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  MLS

Posted at 12:29 PM ET, 02/19/2014

D.C. United news and notes

Casey Townsend released. Updated roster depth chart. Santino Quaranta hired by PDL club. TV-radio status.

By Steven Goff  |  12:29 PM ET, 02/19/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, el salvador, MLS, spain

Posted at 03:17 PM ET, 02/17/2014

D.C. United nearing jersey sponsorship deal with Leidos

Leidos, a titan in government contracting, is in negotiations with D.C. United to become the MLS club’s jersey sponsor.

By Steven Goff  |  03:17 PM ET, 02/17/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS

Posted at 07:02 PM ET, 02/15/2014

D.C. United news and notes

D.C. United’s new jersey design, new stadium renderings, new contract talks, new roster updates.

By Steven Goff  |  07:02 PM ET, 02/15/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS

Posted at 09:00 PM ET, 02/13/2014

Pontius suffers preseason setback

D.C. United is hoping Chris Pontius, who had offseason hamstring surgery, will be available for the Carolina Challenge Cup.

By Steven Goff  |  09:00 PM ET, 02/13/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS

Posted at 04:26 PM ET, 02/13/2014

MLS veteran Clyde Simms retiring because of kidney disease

Clyde Simms, who spent seven seasons with D.C. United, is fighting the same kidney disorder that afflicted Alonzo Mourning.

By Steven Goff  |  04:26 PM ET, 02/13/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS

Posted at 01:38 PM ET, 02/12/2014

Winter weather a huge obstacle to MLS conforming to FIFA calendar

How do you schedule matches when the threat of a storm or deep freeze looms?

By Steven Goff  |  01:38 PM ET, 02/12/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  fifa, MLS

Posted at 03:12 PM ET, 02/11/2014

As MLS season nears, referee negotiations are ‘some distance apart’

Representatives for the MLS referees and the organization overseeing officiating will meet again in an effort to reach a collective bargaining agreement.

By Steven Goff  |  03:12 PM ET, 02/11/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  MLS, ussf

Posted at 03:54 PM ET, 02/10/2014

D.C. United news and notes

United is in the late stages of negotiations for live coverage of regular-season matches, plus notes from the team’s 2-0 loss to Chicago.

By Steven Goff  |  03:54 PM ET, 02/10/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS

Posted at 03:12 PM ET, 02/09/2014

American Top 40: Projecting Klinsmann’s 2014 World Cup roster, 7th edition

As Juergen Klinsmann narrows his World Cup roster, Americans abroad endured a terrible weekend.

By Steven Goff  |  03:12 PM ET, 02/09/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2014 World Cup, Americans abroad, MLS, U.S. national team

Posted at 05:02 PM ET, 02/07/2014

D.C. United signs Spanish defender

Cristian Fernandez joins the MLS club after 5 years with Racing Santander and 1 1/2 with Almeria.

By Steven Goff  |  05:02 PM ET, 02/07/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS

Posted at 12:12 AM ET, 02/07/2014

Spain vs. El Salvador and D.C. United vs. Crew in FedEx doubleheader?

Speculating about a June doubleheader in Landover featuring Spain vs. El Salvador and D.C. United vs. Columbus Crew ...

By Steven Goff  |  12:12 AM ET, 02/07/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2014 World Cup, D.C. United, MLS, spain

Posted at 04:07 PM ET, 02/04/2014

D.C. United news and notes

The latest from D.C. United training camp in Bradenton, Fla. ...

By Steven Goff  |  04:07 PM ET, 02/04/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS, richmond kickers

Posted at 02:20 PM ET, 01/28/2014

D.C. United news and notes

The latest from RFK Stadium headquarters before D.C. United departs for training camp in Florida.

By Steven Goff  |  02:20 PM ET, 01/28/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS

Posted at 04:07 PM ET, 01/27/2014

D.C. United opens training camp

With a new-look roster, D.C. United began workouts Monday.

By Steven Goff  |  04:07 PM ET, 01/27/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS

Posted at 01:47 PM ET, 01/27/2014

Thoughts on D.C. United stadium poll

What to make of a Washington Poll showing D.C. residents are opposed to public financing of a soccer stadium at Buzzard Point.

By Steven Goff  |  01:47 PM ET, 01/27/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS

Posted at 02:55 PM ET, 01/26/2014

American Top 40: Projecting Klinsmann’s 2014 World Cup roster, 5th edition

While an MLS-heavy U.S. squad prepares for South Korea, World Cup candidates in Europe and Mexico continue their club campaigns.

By Steven Goff  |  02:55 PM ET, 01/26/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2014 World Cup, Americans abroad, MLS, U.S. national team

Posted at 04:36 PM ET, 01/24/2014

D.C. United acquires ex-Terp Francois

One week after MLS’s SuperDraft, D.C. United acquired former Maryland Terrapins forward Christiano Francois.

By Steven Goff  |  04:36 PM ET, 01/24/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Maryland Terrapins, MLS

Posted at 12:23 PM ET, 01/23/2014

D.C. United news and notes

Will D.C. United claim Maryland’s Christiano Francois in the MLS waiver draft? Plus, Chris Korb’s new contract and preseason schedule.

By Steven Goff  |  12:23 PM ET, 01/23/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS

Posted at 03:37 PM ET, 01/21/2014

United adds 2 in last stages of MLS draft

D.C. United selected a Creighton midfielder and Campbell defender in the last two stages of the MLS draft.

By Steven Goff  |  03:37 PM ET, 01/21/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS

Posted at 11:35 PM ET, 01/16/2014

Introducing Steve Birnbaum

The story behind D.C. United’s selection of Steve Birnbaum in the MLS draft and video of the Cal defender in action and interviewed.

By Steven Goff  |  11:35 PM ET, 01/16/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS

Posted at 11:04 AM ET, 01/16/2014

2014 MLS draft in Philadelphia

D.C. United holds the first selection in the 2014 MLS draft today in Philadelphia.

By Steven Goff  |  11:04 AM ET, 01/16/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS

Posted at 05:03 PM ET, 01/14/2014

D.C. United lineup, roster update

A look at D.C. United’s player personnel after the acquisition of eight players and the departure of 12.

By Steven Goff  |  05:03 PM ET, 01/14/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS

Posted at 12:40 PM ET, 01/14/2014

D.C. United acquires Jeff Parke for Ethan White, swaps allocation slots

In need of a second experienced center back, D.C. United acquired Jeff Parke from Philadelphia for Ethan White and swapped spots in MLS’s allocation order.

By Steven Goff  |  12:40 PM ET, 01/14/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS

Posted at 07:37 PM ET, 01/13/2014

U.S. national team news & notes

Defender Michael Parkhurst returned stateside to join the Columbus Crew, while midfielder Maurice Edu is seeking a new club.

By Steven Goff  |  07:37 PM ET, 01/13/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2014 World Cup, Americans abroad, MLS, U.S. national team

Posted at 03:36 PM ET, 01/12/2014

American Top 40: Projecting Klinsmann’s 2014 World Cup roster, 3rd edition

In our latest look at the U.S. player pool, Juergen Klinsmann gears for for a training camp in Brazil and European players continue club seasons.

By Steven Goff  |  03:36 PM ET, 01/12/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2014 World Cup, Americans abroad, MLS, U.S. national team

Posted at 03:26 PM ET, 01/10/2014

Marco Pappa on MLS, United radar

With Guatemalan midfielder Marco Pappa possibly returning to MLS, D.C. United is receiving trade offers for the top allocation slot.

By Steven Goff  |  03:26 PM ET, 01/10/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS

Posted at 11:43 AM ET, 01/10/2014

Friday kickaround

Results of NWSL expansion draft. MLS news and notes. Hermann Trophy announcement. And more from the American soccer scene ...

By Steven Goff  |  11:43 AM ET, 01/10/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  MLS, ncaa soccer, NWSL

Posted at 12:35 AM ET, 01/09/2014

Michael Bradley: Roma to Toronto FC?

My take on U.S. midfielder Michael Bradley’s possible move from Italy’s Serie A to MLS ...

By Steven Goff  |  12:35 AM ET, 01/09/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2014 World Cup, Americans abroad, MLS, U.S. national team

Posted at 08:53 AM ET, 01/08/2014

D.C. United roster update & analysis

D.C. United finalized a deal with defender Nana Attakora, the sixth player to join the MLS club this winter.

By Steven Goff  |  08:53 AM ET, 01/08/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS

Posted at 02:21 PM ET, 01/06/2014

D.C. United signs Jalen Robinson

Jalen Robinson, a sophomore defender from Wake Forest University, signed a homegrown contract with D.C. United.

By Steven Goff  |  02:21 PM ET, 01/06/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS

Posted at 12:43 PM ET, 01/02/2014

D.C. United close to selling Jakovic

Dejan Jakovic, a Canadian center back with the second-longest tenure on D.C. United, is expected to join a Japanese club.

By Steven Goff  |  12:43 PM ET, 01/02/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS

Posted at 04:44 PM ET, 12/30/2013

2014 soccer calendar

A list of more than 50 key dates on the 2014 U.S. and international soccer schedule, including the World Cup in Brazil.

By Steven Goff  |  04:44 PM ET, 12/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  college cup, fifa, MLS, world soccer

Posted at 03:15 PM ET, 12/18/2013

D.C. United selects Fabian Espindola in MLS re-entry draft

One day after trading for Eddie Johnson, D.C. United continued bolstering the attack by selecting former Real Salt Lake and New York forward Fabian Espindola.

By Steven Goff  |  03:15 PM ET, 12/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS

Posted at 09:28 AM ET, 12/18/2013

D.C. United roster update

A look at D.C. United’s personnel heading into the second stage of MLS’s re-entry draft.

By Steven Goff  |  09:28 AM ET, 12/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS

Posted at 04:02 PM ET, 12/17/2013

D.C. United acquires U.S. national team’s Eddie Johnson from Seattle Sounders

D.C. United has finalized the acquisition of U.S. national team forward Eddie Johnson from the Seattle Sounders.

By Steven Goff  |  04:02 PM ET, 12/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS, seattle sounders

Posted at 11:22 PM ET, 12/16/2013

United close to acquiring Johnson

D.C. United is close to acquiring U.S. national team forward Eddie Johnson from the Seattle Sounders.

By Steven Goff  |  11:22 PM ET, 12/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS

Posted at 04:40 PM ET, 12/12/2013

D.C. United acquired Franklin, Boswell

D.C. United addressed the backline in the first stage of MLS’s re-entry draft, claiming veterans Sean Franklin from Los Angeles and Bobby Boswell from Houston.

By Steven Goff  |  04:40 PM ET, 12/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS

Posted at 10:26 AM ET, 12/11/2013

D.C. United executive may leave for Milan, while Italian coach likely to join Olsen’s staff

D.C. United’s chief operating officer seems likely to move to Inter Milan, while a coach from the Italian soccer team is likely to join Ben Olsen’s staff.

By Steven Goff  |  10:26 AM ET, 12/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, inter milan, MLS

Posted at 01:42 PM ET, 12/10/2013

D.C. United acquires Arnaud from Impact

D.C. United acquires veteran midfielder Davy Arnaud from the Montreal Impact for an international roster slot the next two MLS seasons.

By Steven Goff  |  01:42 PM ET, 12/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS

Posted at 08:07 PM ET, 12/09/2013

MLS re-entry draft list

More than 60 players, including several notable names, are available for the MLS re-entry draft.

By Steven Goff  |  08:07 PM ET, 12/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  MLS

Posted at 11:13 AM ET, 12/04/2013

Volkswagen ends D.C. United jersey sponsorship

Volkswagen will no longer serve as D.C. United’s primary sponsor, a separation that will change the MLS club’s jersey appearance.

By Steven Goff  |  11:13 AM ET, 12/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS

Posted at 02:50 PM ET, 12/02/2013

D.C. United’s Indonesia tour roster

D.C. United has invited six players from the third-division Richmond Kickers for this week’s Indonesia tour and friendlies.

By Steven Goff  |  02:50 PM ET, 12/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS

Posted at 11:46 AM ET, 12/02/2013

D.C. United will retain Olsen, Kasper

Despite winning 3 of 34 MLS matches, D.C. United has decided to retain Coach Ben Olsen and General Manager Dave Kasper.

By Steven Goff  |  11:46 AM ET, 12/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS

Posted at 02:41 PM ET, 11/25/2013

D.C. United sets 2014 MLS schedule

D.C. United will open the 2014 MLS regular season March 8 against the Columbus Crew at RFK Stadium.

By Steven Goff  |  02:41 PM ET, 11/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS

Posted at 03:01 PM ET, 11/20/2013

D.C. United news and notes

The latest from RFK Stadium: Josh Wolff departs, Michael Seaton plays for Jamaica, United clears salary cap space and accepts allocation money, DCU’s MLS value, league award finalists.

By Steven Goff  |  03:01 PM ET, 11/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS

Posted at 10:29 AM ET, 11/20/2013

MLS’s disappearing act

An illogical playoff schedule, with a condensed start and interminable stops, has further marginalized MLS.

By Steven Goff  |  10:29 AM ET, 11/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  MLS, mls cup

Posted at 01:07 PM ET, 11/13/2013

A few minutes with D.C. United Coach Ben Olsen

D.C. United Coach Ben Olsen addressed a variety of issues facing the MLS club this offseason.

By Steven Goff  |  01:07 PM ET, 11/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS

Posted at 12:40 AM ET, 11/07/2013

Houston, K.C. advance in MLS playoffs

The Houston Dynamo upset Supporters’ Shield winner New York and Sporting Kansas City overtook New England in MLS’s Eastern Conference playoffs.

By Steven Goff  |  12:40 AM ET, 11/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  MLS playoffs

Posted at 04:09 PM ET, 11/06/2013

Surgery for United’s Pontius, Woolard

D.C. United midfielder Chris Pontius underwent hamstring and nerve surgery, while teammate Daniel Woolard had a toe operation.

By Steven Goff  |  04:09 PM ET, 11/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS

Posted at 10:38 AM ET, 11/06/2013

MLS notes: playoffs, coaches, video

The latest from the MLS playoffs. Columbus hires a head coach. A look at the Timbers Army documentary.

By Steven Goff  |  10:38 AM ET, 11/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  MLS, MLS playoffs

Posted at 02:45 PM ET, 11/01/2013

D.C. United news and notes

Ben Olsen off to Germany. Syamsir Alam off the roster. Dennis Iapichino off to Switzerland. Volkwagen logo off D.C. United’s jersey?

By Steven Goff  |  02:45 PM ET, 11/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS

Posted at 12:36 PM ET, 10/31/2013

It’s official: United, De Rosario part ways

D.C. United announced that Canadian star Dwayne De Rosario will not return to the MLS club next season.

By Steven Goff  |  12:36 PM ET, 10/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS

Posted at 10:06 AM ET, 10/31/2013

Thursday kickaround

MLS playoffs. David Beckham’s Miami ambitions. Americans abroad. U.S. women’s national team. Navy soccer.

By Steven Goff  |  10:06 AM ET, 10/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, MLS, ncaa soccer, u.s. women's national team

Posted at 12:16 AM ET, 10/31/2013

De Rosario’s farewell at RFK

By Steven Goff  |  12:16 AM ET, 10/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS

Posted at 06:32 PM ET, 10/30/2013

D.C. United cutting ties with De Rosario

Sources say Dwayne De Rosario, the 2011 MLS MVP, will not return to D.C. United next season.

By Steven Goff  |  06:32 PM ET, 10/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS

Posted at 10:43 AM ET, 10/30/2013

D.C. United declines options on 3 players

As expected, D.C. United declines contract options on forwards Carlos Ruiz and Lionard Pajoy and midfielder Marcelo Saragosa.

By Steven Goff  |  10:43 AM ET, 10/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS

Posted at 05:42 PM ET, 10/29/2013

D.C. United makes front office changes

A year after dismissing several high-ranking executives, D.C. United fired its chief marketing officer and two other front office employees.

By Steven Goff  |  05:42 PM ET, 10/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS

Posted at 02:23 PM ET, 10/29/2013

D.C. United, the present and future

Ben Olsen is optimistic about D.C. United’s future. We break down a specific comment he made after Sunday’s finale.

By Steven Goff  |  02:23 PM ET, 10/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS

Posted at 09:30 AM ET, 10/29/2013

Tuesday kickaround

MLS playoff schedule. D.C. United stadium. Vancouver coaching change. Americans abroad. Soccer on TV. World Cup ticket update. Virginia Cavaliers.

By Steven Goff  |  09:30 AM ET, 10/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2014 World Cup, Americans abroad, MLS, ncaa soccer

Posted at 07:29 PM ET, 10/28/2013

D.C. United, by the (awful) numbers

Statistically speaking, D.C. United reached MLS-record depths in several categories this season.

By Steven Goff  |  07:29 PM ET, 10/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS

Posted at 12:55 PM ET, 10/27/2013

D.C. United vs. Houston Dynamo

D.C. United concludes a terrible MLS regular season today with an afternoon match against the Houston Dynamo at RFK Stadium.

By Steven Goff  |  12:55 PM ET, 10/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, houston dynamo, MLS

Posted at 03:33 PM ET, 10/25/2013

My MLS awards ballot

With the MLS regular season entering the final weekend, I present my selections for the annual awards, including MVP.

By Steven Goff  |  03:33 PM ET, 10/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  MLS

Posted at 08:49 AM ET, 10/25/2013

Awful night for MLS in CONCACAF

The Houston Dynamo failed to advance out of the CONCACAF Champions League group stage and the Los Angeles Galaxy missed a top seed with a 4-0 loss in El Salvador.

By Steven Goff  |  08:49 AM ET, 10/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  concacaf champions league, MLS

Posted at 10:09 AM ET, 10/24/2013

Thursday kickaround

MLS Supporters’ Shield and playoff races. CONCACAF Champions League. Americans abroad. U.S. women ticket sales. NCAA soccer.

By Steven Goff  |  10:09 AM ET, 10/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, concacaf champions league, MLS, ncaa soccer, U.S. national team, u.s. women's national team

Posted at 05:06 PM ET, 10/23/2013

Why MLS will expand to Orlando

Central Florida is on the brink of landing an MLS expansion team after the city and county approved financing for a soccer stadium.

By Steven Goff  |  05:06 PM ET, 10/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  MLS

Posted at 12:02 PM ET, 10/23/2013

Wednesday kickaround

MLS to Orlando? Jermaine Jones to MLS? Oguchi Onyewu to QPR. Brek Shea on loan? And much more from the American soccer scene this morning ...

By Steven Goff  |  12:02 PM ET, 10/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, D.C. United, MLS, ncaa soccer, U.S. national team

Posted at 09:04 AM ET, 10/23/2013

A breakdown of critical decisions facing D.C. United this offseason

In the wake of a historically bad MLS regular season, D.C. United will soon begin weighing critical decisions about the coaching staff, the front office and the roster.

By Steven Goff  |  09:04 AM ET, 10/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS

Posted at 04:52 PM ET, 10/20/2013

Video: Fastest goal in MLS history

New York Red Bulls forward Tim Cahill scores seconds after the opening whistle to set the MLS record for fastest goal.

By Steven Goff  |  04:52 PM ET, 10/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  MLS, new york red bulls

Posted at 10:52 PM ET, 10/18/2013

Sporting K.C. 1, D.C. United 0

With a 1-0 loss at Sporting KC, D.C. United is ensured of setting or sharing the MLS record for fewest victories in a season.

By Steven Goff  |  10:52 PM ET, 10/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS, sporting kansas city

Posted at 07:23 PM ET, 10/18/2013

D.C. United at Sporting K.C.

D.C. United visits Sporting Kansas City is search of its first MLS away victory of the season.

By Steven Goff  |  07:23 PM ET, 10/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS, sporting kansas city

Posted at 11:40 AM ET, 10/18/2013

Friday kickaround

D.C. United visits Kansas City. Buzzard Point stadium meeting. Virginia, Virginia Tech and Georgetown women’s teams win. Extraordinary life story of a high school player.

By Steven Goff  |  11:40 AM ET, 10/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS, ncaa soccer, virginia cavaliers

Posted at 03:57 PM ET, 10/17/2013

Few minutes with United’s Dave Kasper

D.C. United General Manager Dave Kasper addressed some off-season topics concerning the MLS club, which is preparing to rebuild following a difficult year.

By Steven Goff  |  03:57 PM ET, 10/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS

Posted at 03:12 PM ET, 10/16/2013

Bad year and weird year for D.C. United

D.C. United has been mostly abysmal on the field in 2013, but you can’t say they haven’t had their moments. So lets take a look back at the season that was, on — and off — the field.

By Steven Goff  |  03:12 PM ET, 10/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS

Posted at 01:36 AM ET, 10/13/2013

D.C. United 1, Philadelphia Union 1

Nick DeLeon scored an outstanding goal in the first half, but D.C. United failed to close out the MLS match and settled for a 1-1 draw with the Philadelphia Union at RFK Stadium.

By Steven Goff  |  01:36 AM ET, 10/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS, philadelphia union

Posted at 06:13 PM ET, 10/12/2013

D.C. United vs. Philadelphia Union

Winless in MLS’s regular season since early August, D.C. United hosts the Philadelphia Union at RFK Stadium.

By Steven Goff  |  06:13 PM ET, 10/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS, philadelphia union

Posted at 10:13 AM ET, 10/11/2013

Friday kickaround

Two nights of NCAA soccer in Charlottesville: No. 1 Virginia women vs. Notre Dame in a controversial finish and UVA men vs. Maryland Terrapins tonight. Plus, U.S. national team’s World Cup qualifying finales and D.C. United news and notes.

By Steven Goff  |  10:13 AM ET, 10/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Maryland Terrapins, MLS, ncaa soccer, Roundup, U.S. national team, virginia cavaliers

Posted at 02:22 AM ET, 10/09/2013

Olsen, Kasper likely to return in 2014

Despite MLS's worst record, D.C. United is leaning toward retaining Coach Ben Olsen and General Manager Dave Kasper in 2014.

By Steven Goff  |  02:22 AM ET, 10/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS

Posted at 01:39 PM ET, 10/08/2013

Jakovic, Thorrington out for last 3 matches

D.C. United's Dejan Jakovic and John Thorrington are likely to miss the last three matches of the MLS season with injuries, Coach Ben Olsen said.

By Steven Goff  |  01:39 PM ET, 10/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS

Posted at 11:56 PM ET, 10/06/2013

Video: MLS goal of the year?

Video of Camilo scoring an unbelievable goal for the Vancouver Whitecaps against the Portland Timbers in an MLS match at BC Place.

By Steven Goff  |  11:56 PM ET, 10/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Major League Soccer, MLS

Posted at 01:33 AM ET, 10/05/2013

Chicago Fire 3, D.C. United 0

Three days after winning the U.S. Open Cup, D.C. United returned to its regular ways with a 3-0 loss to the Chicago Fire at RFK Stadium.

By Steven Goff  |  01:33 AM ET, 10/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  chicago fire, D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS

Posted at 07:16 PM ET, 10/04/2013

D.C. United vs. Chicago Fire

Fresh off the U.S. Open Cup championship, D.C. United resumes MLS regular season play against the Chicago Fire at RFK Stadium.

By Steven Goff  |  07:16 PM ET, 10/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  chicago fire, D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS

Posted at 12:46 PM ET, 10/03/2013

Few minutes with D.C. United's Ben Olsen

After winning the U.S. Open Cup championship, D.C. United's Ben Olsen turns his attention back to the MLS regular season.

By Steven Goff  |  12:46 PM ET, 10/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS

Posted at 03:04 AM ET, 10/02/2013

D.C. United wins U.S. Open Cup

Near the end of a ruinous MLS season, D.C. United found joy in the U.S. Open Cup, capping the tournament with a 1-0 victory over Real Salt Lake.

By Steven Goff  |  03:04 AM ET, 10/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS, real salt lake, u.s. open cup

Posted at 07:32 PM ET, 10/01/2013

D.C. United at Real Salt Lake

Game time! D.C. United faces Real Salt Lake for the U.S. Open Cup championship at Rio Tinto Stadium.

By Steven Goff  |  07:32 PM ET, 10/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS, real salt lake, u.s. open cup

Posted at 02:52 PM ET, 09/27/2013

D.C. United news and notes

Collin Martin balances soccer and school. D.C. United's young lineup in Toronto. Injury report. Weather outlook. U.S. Open Cup TV plans. MLS salaries.

By Steven Goff  |  02:52 PM ET, 09/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS, u.s. open cup

Posted at 11:02 AM ET, 09/25/2013

Wednesday kickaround

Updates on the D.C. United stadium plan for Buzzard Point. U.S. Open Cup viewing locations. Americans abroad. John Brooks injury update. Washington Spirit roster status.

By Steven Goff  |  11:02 AM ET, 09/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, D.C. United, MLS, NWSL, Roundup, U.S. national team, u.s. open cup, washington spirit

Posted at 01:45 PM ET, 09/24/2013

Few minutes with D.C. United’s Ben Olsen

With an MLS match this weekend and the U.S. Open Cup final looming, D.C. United Coach Ben Olsen answered a few questions after Tuesday’s training session at RFK Stadium.

By Steven Goff  |  01:45 PM ET, 09/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS, u.s. open cup

Posted at 02:45 PM ET, 09/23/2013

D.C. United news and notes

D.C. United is exploring a possible postseason trip to Indonesia for multiple friendlies. Plus, U.S. Open Cup TV update and more ...

By Steven Goff  |  02:45 PM ET, 09/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, el salvador, Major League Soccer, MLS, u.s. open cup

Posted at 10:49 PM ET, 09/21/2013

New England Revolution 2, D.C. United 1

D.C. United claimed its first away lead of the MLS season but dropped a 2-1 decision to the New England Revolution.

By Steven Goff  |  10:49 PM ET, 09/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS, new england revolution

Posted at 06:40 PM ET, 09/21/2013

D.C. United at New England Revolution

With the MLS regular season winding down, D.C. United visits Gillette Stadium to face the New England Revolution.

By Steven Goff  |  06:40 PM ET, 09/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS, new england revolution

Posted at 04:24 PM ET, 09/18/2013

HBO’s Seattle experience

HBO’s “Real Sports” did a wonderful job capturing the sensational soccer scene in Seattle, but short-changed the rest of the league.

By Steven Goff  |  04:24 PM ET, 09/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Major League Soccer, MLS, seattle sounders

Posted at 03:04 PM ET, 09/17/2013

D.C. United news and notes

For D.C. United, it’s all about U.S. Open Cup preparations: two weeks until the final at Real Salt Lake.

By Steven Goff  |  03:04 PM ET, 09/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS, u.s. open cup

Posted at 09:52 PM ET, 09/14/2013

D.C. United 2, Los Angeles Galaxy 2

D.C. United recovered from early and late deficits to earn a 2-2 draw with the Los Angeles Galaxy in an MLS match at RFK Stadium.

By Steven Goff  |  09:52 PM ET, 09/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, los angeles galaxy, Major League Soccer, MLS

Posted at 03:06 PM ET, 09/14/2013

D.C. United vs. Los Angeles Galaxy

D.C. United hosts the two-time defending champion Los Angeles Galaxy at RFK Stadium.

By Steven Goff  |  03:06 PM ET, 09/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, los angeles galaxy, Major League Soccer, MLS

Posted at 05:58 PM ET, 09/13/2013

A few minutes with Bruce Arena

SOCCER INSIDER | Veteran soccer coach Bruce Arena addresses the L.A. Galaxy, Landon Donovan, MLS, artificial turf, MLS scheduling and his own future as he brings his squad to D.C. to face United.

By Steven Goff  |  05:58 PM ET, 09/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  los angeles galaxy, Major League Soccer, MLS, U.S. national team

Posted at 12:41 PM ET, 09/13/2013

Friday kickaround

The U.S. national soccer team will play Scotland on Nov. 15 in one of two European-based friendlies for the Americans during a FIFA fixture window.

By Steven Goff  |  12:41 PM ET, 09/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College soccer, D.C. United, MLS, U.S. national team

Posted at 11:11 PM ET, 09/08/2013

Chivas USA 1, D.C. United 0

D.C. United remained winless on the road, dropping a 1-0 decision to Chivas USA in an MLS match Sunday night.

By Steven Goff  |  11:11 PM ET, 09/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  chivas usa, D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS

Posted at 10:03 AM ET, 09/03/2013

Jozy Altidore cleared to resume workouts

Jozy Altidore will resume training with the U.S. national team after sitting out Sunderland's Premier League match over the weekend. While the men prepare for Friday's World Cup qualifier at Costa Rica, the women will host Mexico in a friendly tonight at RFK Stadium.

By Steven Goff  |  10:03 AM ET, 09/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College soccer, MLS, Roundup, U.S. national team, u.s. women's national team

Posted at 11:08 PM ET, 09/01/2013

Monday kickaround

U.S. national team roster updates. Costa Rica roster. U.S. women in Washington. Maryland Terrapins and Georgetown Hoyas. Another MLS bicycle kick goal.

By Steven Goff  |  11:08 PM ET, 09/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College soccer, MLS, Roundup, U.S. national team, u.s. women's national team

Posted at 01:21 AM ET, 09/01/2013

New York Red Bulls 2, D.C. United 1

D.C. United fell to 3-18-5 with a 2-1 loss to New York at Red Bull Arena. Match report, highlight package and notes .....

By Steven Goff  |  01:21 AM ET, 09/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS, new york red bulls

Posted at 07:22 PM ET, 08/31/2013

D.C. United at New York Red Bulls

D.C. United visits New Jersey to face the New York Red Bulls in a Major League Soccer match.

By Steven Goff  |  07:22 PM ET, 08/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS, new york red bulls

Posted at 01:50 AM ET, 08/31/2013

Saturday kickaround

Real Salt Lake wins. Toronto FC is robbed of late goal. Bob Bradley feature from Cairo. Orlando City to USL Pro final. Maryland Terrapins score late equalizer. Georgetown Hoyas lose.

By Steven Goff  |  01:50 AM ET, 08/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, georgetown hoyas, Maryland Terrapins, MLS, Roundup

Posted at 03:48 PM ET, 08/30/2013

2007 D.C. draft pick Arguez arrested in Georgia

Bryan Arguez, D.C. United's first-round draft pick in 2007 and a member of two U.S. squads at the Under-20 World Cup, remains jailed in Georgia after being charged with rape three weeks ago.

By Steven Goff  |  03:48 PM ET, 08/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  MLS, NASL, U.S. soccer

Posted at 11:19 AM ET, 08/29/2013

Thursday kickaround

Juergen Klinsmann is preparing to name the 23-man U.S. national team roster for the two upcoming World Cup qualifiers. Plus, Americans abroad, D.C. United, Washington Spirit, Richmond Kickers, Maryland Terps, Georgetown Hoyas.

By Steven Goff  |  11:19 AM ET, 08/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Canada, College soccer, D.C. United, MLS, NWSL, richmond kickers, U.S. national team

Posted at 09:25 AM ET, 08/27/2013

Catching up with Luciano Emilio

Luciano Emilio, the 2007 MLS most valuable player at D.C. United, is back in the Washington area to launch a soccer academy and, he hopes, resume his career.

By Steven Goff  |  09:25 AM ET, 08/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS

Posted at 10:17 AM ET, 08/26/2013

Monday kickaround

D.C. United stadium project. Manchester United vs. Chelsea today. NWSL championship pairing. USL Pro semifinal pairings. Seattle and MLS attendance. New England goal video.

By Steven Goff  |  10:17 AM ET, 08/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS, NWSL, Roundup, usl

Posted at 06:04 PM ET, 08/24/2013

D.C. United vs. Toronto FC

D.C. United, the worst team in MLS's Eastern Conference, welcomes Toronto FC, the second-worst team in the Eastern Conference, to RFK Stadium.

By Steven Goff  |  06:04 PM ET, 08/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS, toronto fc

Posted at 01:52 PM ET, 08/23/2013

MLS rescinds Ben Olsen's suspension

MLS rescinded D.C. United Coach Ben Olsen's one-game suspension, received after being ejected from last weekend's match in Montreal.

By Steven Goff  |  01:52 PM ET, 08/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS

Posted at 11:20 PM ET, 08/17/2013

Montreal Impact 2, D.C. United 1

During a 2-1 loss at Montreal, D.C. United Coach Ben Olsen was involved in a sideline scuffle with Impact Coach Marco Schallibaum. Both were ejected.

By Steven Goff  |  11:20 PM ET, 08/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS, montreal impact

Posted at 06:01 PM ET, 08/17/2013

D.C. United at Montreal Impact

Two weeks after defeating Montreal, D.C. United visits Quebec to face the Impact in an MLS match at Saputo Stadium.

By Steven Goff  |  06:01 PM ET, 08/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS, montreal impact

Posted at 02:05 PM ET, 08/15/2013

D.C. United signs Swiss defender

D.C. United has signed Dennis Iapichino, a Swiss left back waived by the Montreal Impact last week.

By Steven Goff  |  02:05 PM ET, 08/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS

Posted at 04:27 PM ET, 08/13/2013

Tuesday kickaround

Aron Johannsson eligible for Bosnia friendly. Matt Besler to Europe? NCAA polls. Arsenal's Gedion Zelalem. Matheson is NWSL player of week. Charlie Davies' jersey. D.C. United players in Richmond. U.S. youth championships at SoccerPlex.

By Steven Goff  |  04:27 PM ET, 08/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS, Roundup, U.S. national team, washington spirit

Posted at 09:32 AM ET, 08/13/2013

MLS, NWSL, USL feature cluttered standings

While several teams are in the hunt for MLS's Supporters' Shield, the National Women's Soccer League and USL Pro third division feature tight late-season races.

By Steven Goff  |  09:32 AM ET, 08/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  MLS, NWSL, Roundup, usl

Posted at 01:45 AM ET, 08/11/2013

D.C. United, Washington Spirit, Chelsea-Roma

D.C. United fielded a young squad and lost at Philadelphia. The Washington Spirit won its second straight. Chelsea edged Roma at RFK Stadium.

By Steven Goff  |  01:45 AM ET, 08/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS, Roundup, washington spirit

Posted at 07:02 PM ET, 08/10/2013

D.C. United at Philadelphia Union

After a stirring U.S. Open Cup result, D.C. United resumes the inconsequential portion of the campaign with a league match against the Philadelphia Union at PPL Park.

By Steven Goff  |  07:02 PM ET, 08/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS, philadelphia union

Posted at 10:51 AM ET, 08/10/2013

Saturday kickaround

Busy day for Washington soccer: D.C. United at Philadelphia, Washington Spirit vs. Hope Solo and Seattle Reign at Maryland SoccerPlex, Roma vs. Chelsea friendly at RFK Stadium. Plus, new MLS players' salaries.

By Steven Goff  |  10:51 AM ET, 08/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS, Roundup, U.S. national team, washington spirit

Posted at 12:08 PM ET, 08/09/2013

D.C. United news and notes

D.C. United completed a trade with the New England Revolution, acquiring a late-round draft pick for Charlie Davies's MLS rights. Plus, Luis Silva's injury status and other items ahead of the Philadelphia match.

By Steven Goff  |  12:08 PM ET, 08/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS

Posted at 07:07 PM ET, 08/08/2013

D.C. United to trade Charlie Davies' MLS rights to New England Revolution

Almost two years since Charlie Davies last played in MLS, D.C. United is preparing to trade the forward's rights to the New England Revolution.

By Steven Goff  |  07:07 PM ET, 08/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS, new england revolution

Posted at 07:37 PM ET, 08/07/2013

U.S. Open Cup: D.C. United at Chicago Fire

D.C. United faces the Chicago Fire in a U.S. Open Cup semifinal at Toyota Park.

By Steven Goff  |  07:37 PM ET, 08/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  chicago fire, D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS, u.s. open cup

Posted at 01:26 PM ET, 08/07/2013

Soccer and Society: Jason Sudeikis and Jimmy Fallon

Behind the scenes with Jason Sudeikis on making his NBC Premier League promotional ads with Tottenham Hotspur and Jimmy Fallon having fun with MLS all-stars.

By Steven Goff  |  01:26 PM ET, 08/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  MLS, Premier League, Soccer and Society

Posted at 12:41 AM ET, 08/07/2013

Wednesday kickaround

D.C. United and MLS's international transfer window. Galaxy schedule change. U.S. Open Cup semifinals. Washington Spirit. U.S. national team updates. Bosnia roster.

By Steven Goff  |  12:41 AM ET, 08/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  MLS, NWSL, Roundup, U.S. national team, u.s. open cup

Posted at 12:01 PM ET, 08/06/2013

Previewing D.C. United's Open Cup semifinal

D.C. United is gearing up for the U.S. Open Cup semifinals Wednesday night against the Chicago Fire at Toyota Park.

By Steven Goff  |  12:01 PM ET, 08/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS, u.s. open cup

Posted at 10:19 PM ET, 08/05/2013

Clint Dempsey signing demonstrates MLS's growth and growing pains

In its 18th season, Major League Soccer has made massive strides but continues to show immaturity.

By Steven Goff  |  10:19 PM ET, 08/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Major League Soccer, MLS, U.S. national team

Posted at 10:58 AM ET, 08/05/2013

Monday kickaround

D.C. United's stadium plan. United scoring rarity. U.S. women's team opening training in Washington. NWSL attendance record. Richmond Kickers lose for first time. International Champions Cup schedule.

By Steven Goff  |  10:58 AM ET, 08/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS, NWSL, Roundup, U.S. national team

Posted at 11:00 AM ET, 08/04/2013

In photos, what a difference a week makes for D.C. United's Ben Olsen

Tony Quinn's contrasting photos of D.C. United Coach Ben Olsen following last week's loss and this week's victory.

By Steven Goff  |  11:00 AM ET, 08/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS

Posted at 12:58 AM ET, 08/04/2013

D.C. United 3, Montreal Impact 1

Luis Silva scored for the third consecutive match and Conor Doyle had a goal and an assist in D.C. United's 3-1 victory over the Montreal Impact at RFK Stadium.

By Steven Goff  |  12:58 AM ET, 08/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS, montreal impact

Posted at 06:08 PM ET, 08/03/2013

D.C. United vs. Montreal Impact

D.C. United faces the Montreal Impact in a Major League Soccer match at RFK Stadium.

By Steven Goff  |  06:08 PM ET, 08/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS, montreal impact

Posted at 03:05 PM ET, 08/03/2013

Closer look at Clint Dempsey's move to Seattle

Questions -- and a few answers -- about U.S. national team star Clint Dempsey's imminent move to MLS's Seattle Sounders from Tottenham Hotspur.

By Steven Goff  |  03:05 PM ET, 08/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2014 World Cup, Major League Soccer, MLS, U.S. national team

Posted at 12:29 PM ET, 08/02/2013

D.C. United news and notes

Ben Olsen is balancing D.C. United's needs against Montreal in an MLS regular season match Saturday with the importance of Wednesday's U.S. Open Cup semifinal at Chicago.

By Steven Goff  |  12:29 PM ET, 08/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS

Posted at 05:13 PM ET, 08/01/2013

Thursday kickaround

D.C. United's Lionard Pajoy sidelined for six weeks. Oguchi Onyewu in Portugal. Terrence Boyd scores. Americans abroad. Washington Spirit loses again. Soccer man as IRS commissioner.

By Steven Goff  |  05:13 PM ET, 08/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, D.C. United, MLS, Roundup, Soccer and Society, U.S. national team, washington spirit

Posted at 12:42 AM ET, 08/01/2013

Garber's 2020 vision: 24 MLS clubs

During halftime of a forgettable all-star game, MLS Commissioner Don Garber announced the league plans to add four clubs by 2020, raising the total to 24.

By Steven Goff  |  12:42 AM ET, 08/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Major League Soccer, MLS

Posted at 03:50 PM ET, 07/31/2013

D.C. United prospect Syamsir Alam has logged followers but not minutes

D.C. United's most popular player, by social media standards, is Indonesia's Syamsir Alam, who has not played a minute in an MLS regular season match.

By Steven Goff  |  03:50 PM ET, 07/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS

Posted at 10:58 AM ET, 07/31/2013

Wednesday kickaround

MLS all-stars vs. Roma. International Champions Cup. Chelsea in Washington. Brek Shea injury. Americans abroad. Washington Spirit.

By Steven Goff  |  10:58 AM ET, 07/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, MLS, NWSL, Roundup

Posted at 06:25 PM ET, 07/30/2013

Tuesday kickaround

Venue for U.S. Open Cup final. D.C. United update. TV ratings for CONCACAF Gold Cup final on Fox. Aron Johannsson formally applies to play for U.S. national team.

By Steven Goff  |  06:25 PM ET, 07/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  concacaf gold cup, D.C. United, MLS, Roundup, U.S. national team, u.s. open cup

Posted at 12:40 PM ET, 07/30/2013

D.C. United news and notes

The latest D.C. United updates from RFK Stadium.

By Steven Goff  |  12:40 PM ET, 07/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS

Posted at 01:14 AM ET, 07/28/2013

New England Revolution 2, D.C. United 1

Despite another long-distance goal by Luis Silva, D.C. United lost again, 2-1 to the New England Revolution at RFK Stadium.

By Steven Goff  |  01:14 AM ET, 07/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS, new england revolution

Posted at 05:31 PM ET, 07/27/2013

D.C. United vs. New England Revolution

D.C. United returns to RFK Stadium to face the New England Revolution in an MLS match.

By Steven Goff  |  05:31 PM ET, 07/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS, new england revolution

Posted at 08:55 AM ET, 07/26/2013

Friday kickaround

D.C. United stadium stories. Trialists update. Erick Thohir in Milan. Chelsea to train in Washington. Richmond Kickers. Washington Spirit. Shawn Kuykendall.

By Steven Goff  |  08:55 AM ET, 07/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS, richmond kickers, Roundup, washington spirit

Posted at 03:42 PM ET, 07/25/2013

With proposal in place, D.C. United begins efforts to finalize stadium plan with city

D.C. United reached a preliminary deal with the city to build a soccer stadium at Buzzard Point, but several obstacles remain.

By Steven Goff  |  03:42 PM ET, 07/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS

Posted at 11:05 AM ET, 07/25/2013

D.C. United stadium plan: Day 1

At a news conference at Buzzard Point, D.C. United officials and Mayor Vincent Gray formally unveiled plans for a soccer stadium.

By Steven Goff  |  11:05 AM ET, 07/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS

Posted at 06:51 PM ET, 07/24/2013

D.C. United and Mayor Gray reach preliminary deal for soccer stadium at Buzzard Point

D.C. United executives and District officials have reached a preliminary $300 million deal to build a 20,000-seat stadium for the team on Buzzard Point in Southwest Washington.

By Steven Goff  |  06:51 PM ET, 07/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS

Posted at 10:10 AM ET, 07/24/2013

Wednesday kickaround

CONCACAF Gold Cup. Jozy Altidore's debut. Chivas USA and MLS. Washington Spirit's lows. Richmond Kickers' highs. USA women's tickets for Washington friendly.

By Steven Goff  |  10:10 AM ET, 07/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, concacaf gold cup, MLS, Roundup, U.S. national team

Posted at 03:36 PM ET, 07/23/2013

A few good minutes with Conor Doyle

Conor Doyle discusses his loan to D.C. United from England's Derby County, his Irish roots, U.S. under-20 experiences and visiting Washington for the first time.

By Steven Goff  |  03:36 PM ET, 07/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS

Posted at 01:34 PM ET, 07/23/2013

D.C. United news and notes

The latest from RFK Stadium as D.C. United's season-long problems continue.

By Steven Goff  |  01:34 PM ET, 07/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS

Posted at 05:02 PM ET, 07/22/2013

Olsen's longevity sets United coaching mark

The milestone passed quietly, without fanfare, lost amid another defeat in a shambolic season: Ben Olsen is now the longest-serving head coach in D.C. United history.

By Steven Goff  |  05:02 PM ET, 07/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS

Posted at 10:30 PM ET, 07/20/2013

Chicago Fire routs D.C. United, 4-1

D.C. United remained winless on the road in MLS with a 4-1 loss to the Chicago Fire at Toyota Park. Chris Rolfe scored twice.

By Steven Goff  |  10:30 PM ET, 07/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  chicago fire, D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS

Posted at 07:38 PM ET, 07/20/2013

D.C. United at Chicago Fire

D.C. United continues its search for an MLS away victory with a visit to Toyota Park to face the Chicago Fire.

By Steven Goff  |  07:38 PM ET, 07/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  chicago fire, D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS

Posted at 01:12 PM ET, 07/18/2013

D.C. United acquires Conor Doyle

D.C. United's youth movement continued with the acquisition of Conor Doyle, a 21-year-old forward loaned to MLS from English club Derby County.

By Steven Goff  |  01:12 PM ET, 07/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS

Posted at 11:14 AM ET, 07/18/2013

U.S. national team news and notes

Galaxy defender Omar Gonzalez was recalled for the CONCACAF Gold Cup knockout stages but would not join the U.S. national soccer team until the semifinals.

By Steven Goff  |  11:14 AM ET, 07/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  concacaf gold cup, MLS, U.S. national team

Posted at 10:04 AM ET, 07/18/2013

McDonald: From Washington to Wasatch

The veteran defender reflects on his time with United and his trade to Real Salt Lake this week.

By Steven Goff  |  10:04 AM ET, 07/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS, real salt lake

Posted at 12:49 PM ET, 07/17/2013

D.C. United trades McDonald to Salt Lake

D.C. United traded veteran defender Brandon McDonald to Real Salt Lake for two MLS draft picks.

By Steven Goff  |  12:49 PM ET, 07/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS

Posted at 09:53 AM ET, 07/17/2013

Few minutes with Dwayne De Rosario

D.C. United captain Dwayne De Rosario offers updates on his leg injury and observations on Canadian soccer's failed Gold Cup campaign.

By Steven Goff  |  09:53 AM ET, 07/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Canada, D.C. United, MLS

Posted at 06:49 PM ET, 07/16/2013

Seaton making strides with Kickers, United

D.C. United's Michael Seaton just turned 17, but is making substantial progress as a first-year pro.

By Steven Goff  |  06:49 PM ET, 07/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS

Posted at 01:58 PM ET, 07/16/2013

D.C. United news and notes

D.C. United returns to work today after a break from league play: injury update, trialists, international search, on-loan players, RFK's new field.

By Steven Goff  |  01:58 PM ET, 07/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS

Posted at 04:26 PM ET, 07/15/2013

Update on Virginia's NASL expansion club

Mark Simpson and the expansion Virginia Cavalry FC are nine months from their first North American Soccer League match.

By Steven Goff  |  04:26 PM ET, 07/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  MLS, NASL, North American Soccer League, virginia cavalry

Posted at 02:13 PM ET, 07/15/2013

MLS all-star game roster is set

Sporting Kansas City Coach Peter Vermes named 18 players to the active roster for the MLS All-Star Game against Italian club Roma on July 31.

By Steven Goff  |  02:13 PM ET, 07/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Major League Soccer, MLS

Posted at 09:35 AM ET, 07/15/2013

Monday kickaround

CONCACAF Gold Cup updates. Gedion Zelalem plays for Arsenal. D.C. United's Syamsir Alam. A former Georgetown Hoya in Germany. MLS All-Star Game. Americans abroad. New soccer books.

By Steven Goff  |  09:35 AM ET, 07/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, books, concacaf gold cup, D.C. United, MLS, Roundup, U.S. national team

Posted at 03:34 PM ET, 07/13/2013

Video: Michael Seaton assist, interview

D.C. United homegrown player Michael Seaton, 17, discusses his first-team debut during a 1-1 draw with Chivas Guadalajara at RFK Stadium.

By Steven Goff  |  03:34 PM ET, 07/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS

Posted at 11:12 AM ET, 07/12/2013

Update on 3 former D.C. area standouts

An update on three players with D.C. connections: Arsenal's Gedion Zelalem, Borussia Dortmund's Junior Flores, Sporting KC's C.J. Sapong.

By Steven Goff  |  11:12 AM ET, 07/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  arsenal, Borussia Dortmund, c.j. sapong, gedion zelalem, Junior Flores, MLS, Roundup, sporting kc

Posted at 10:38 AM ET, 07/11/2013

Thursday kickaround

D.C. United updates, Chivas Guadalajara friendly at RFK Stadium, Richmond Kickers, Washington Spirit, MLS All-Star Game, CONCACAF Gold Cup, new online soccer show.

By Steven Goff  |  10:38 AM ET, 07/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  concacaf gold cup, D.C. United, MLS, NWSL, Roundup

Posted at 02:09 PM ET, 07/10/2013

D.C. United news and notes

Luis Silva, Jared Jeffrey and Collin Martin participated in their first D.C. United workouts Wednesday at RFK Stadium.

By Steven Goff  |  02:09 PM ET, 07/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS

Posted at 06:24 PM ET, 07/09/2013

Collin Martin to sign with D.C. United

Wake Forest attacker Collin Martin, a Bethesda-Chevy Chase High School graduate, is planning to sign a homegrown contract with D.C. United.

By Steven Goff  |  06:24 PM ET, 07/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS

Posted at 11:46 AM ET, 07/09/2013

D.C. United acquires Silva from Toronto

Desperate for attacking help, D.C. United has acquired second-year midfielder Luis Silva from Toronto FC for an undisclosed amount of allocation money.

By Steven Goff  |  11:46 AM ET, 07/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS, toronto fc

Posted at 11:23 AM ET, 07/09/2013

D.C. United sells Alain Rochat

A month after acquiring Alain Rochat from Vancouver, D.C. United has sold him to Swiss club Young Boys for more than $500,000.

By Steven Goff  |  11:23 AM ET, 07/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS

Posted at 12:39 AM ET, 07/09/2013

D.C. United, by the numbers

At its current pace, D.C. United will not win four regular season matches this year. Crunching the gruesome numbers in a lost MLS campaign ...

By Steven Goff  |  12:39 AM ET, 07/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS

Posted at 02:23 AM ET, 07/08/2013

Colorado Rapids 0, D.C. United 0

Back-up goalkeeper Joe Willis was sensational for D.C. United during a 0-0 draw against the Colorado Rapids in an MLS match at DSG Park.

By Steven Goff  |  02:23 AM ET, 07/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  colorado rapids, D.C. United, MLS