Soccer Insider: rfk stadium


Posted at 11:47 AM ET, 01/28/2014

Spain in Washington before World Cup?

According to Marca, Spain is planning to visit Washington before arriving in Brazil to defend its World Cup championship.

By Steven Goff  |  11:47 AM ET, 01/28/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2014 World Cup, rfk stadium, spain

Posted at 08:30 PM ET, 08/26/2013

U.S. women's national team at RFK next week

The U.S. women's national team will appear at RFK Stadium next week for a friendly against Mexico. Ticket update, rosters, injuries, open training session .....

By Steven Goff  |  08:30 PM ET, 08/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  rfk stadium, U.S. soccer, u.s. women's national team

Posted at 07:47 PM ET, 08/14/2013

Events DC issues statement about traffic, parking for Roma-Chelsea friendly

Chief executive of Events DC, which manages RFK Stadium, issues statement addressing traffic and parking problems that caused some ticket holders to arrive late for Chelsea-Roma and others to miss the friendly entirely.

By Steven Goff  |  07:47 PM ET, 08/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, friendly, rfk stadium

Posted at 11:05 AM ET, 08/14/2013

RFK access for Roma-Chelsea wasn't friendly

Many ticket holders missed a large portion of the Roma vs. Chelsa friendly at RFK Stadium on Saturday -- or missed the match altogether.

By Steven Goff  |  11:05 AM ET, 08/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  rfk stadium

Posted at 03:34 PM ET, 04/19/2013

Tighter security measures at RFK Stadium

In the aftermath of the Boston Marathon bombings, D.C. United has implemented greater security measures at RFK Stadium ahead of Sunday's match against the Philadelphia Union.

By Steven Goff  |  03:34 PM ET, 04/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS, rfk stadium

Posted at 12:23 PM ET, 03/08/2013

D.C. United news and notes

The latest from RFK Stadium as D.C. United prepares for the home opener against Real Salt Lake on Saturday night.

By Steven Goff  |  12:23 PM ET, 03/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS, rfk stadium, World Cup qualifying

Posted at 10:48 AM ET, 03/08/2013

Getting to RFK Stadium for United matches

For D.C. United supporters driving in from Virginia, the route into Lot 8 is not as direct as it used to be.

By Steven Goff  |  10:48 AM ET, 03/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS, rfk stadium

Posted at 04:09 PM ET, 01/21/2013

Soccer and society

Soccer and society intersect in our everyday lives, even here in America. A few anecdotes:

By Steven Goff  |  04:09 PM ET, 01/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  cristiano ronaldo, Real Madrid, rfk stadium, soccer, tottenham

Posted at 04:24 PM ET, 01/09/2013

U.S. vs. Germany: RFK or FedEx?

RFK Stadium and FedEx Field are the leading contenders to host a proposed soccer friendly between the United States and Germany on June 2. Pros and cons for both venues and a poll:

By Steven Goff  |  04:24 PM ET, 01/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  germany, rfk stadium, U.S. national team

Posted at 12:11 PM ET, 09/26/2012

D.C. United is succeeding on field, but struggling at box office. A look at attendance at RFK Stadium and around MLS this year and through history.....

D.C. United is enjoying a strong season but attendance at RFK Stadium is the worst in club history.

By Steven Goff  |  12:11 PM ET, 09/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS, RFK Stadium

Posted at 01:05 PM ET, 08/15/2012

D.C. United news & notes: Dwayne De Rosario, Branko Boskovic, Daniel Woolard, Maicon Santos, MLS reserve division, RFK friendlies

Dwayne De Rosario, Branko Boskovic, Daniel Woolard, Maicon Santos, MLS reserve division, RFK friendlies

By Steven Goff  |  01:05 PM ET, 08/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS, Dwayne De Rosario, RFK Stadium

Posted at 01:53 PM ET, 06/25/2012

D.C. United news & notes

Has Branko Boskovic earned his way back into D.C. United’s starting lineup? Plus other items following Sunday loss

By Steven Goff  |  01:53 PM ET, 06/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Andriy Shevchenko, MLS, Juventus, RFK Stadium

Posted at 12:53 PM ET, 06/20/2012

Four thoughts on D.C. United’s attendance

Four opinions from readers about D.C. United’s attendance figures this season at RFK Stadium.

By Steven Goff  |  12:53 PM ET, 06/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS, RFK Stadium

Posted at 01:31 PM ET, 06/19/2012

Despite upbeat season, D.C. United attendance is down

D.C. United is winning games but not drawing big crowds to RFK Stadium.

By Steven Goff  |  01:31 PM ET, 06/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS, RFK Stadium

Posted at 03:31 PM ET, 06/03/2012

Honduras defeats El Salvador, 3-0, in friendly before 41,780 at RFK Stadium

The Honduras national team prepared for World Cup qualifying with a convincing victory over El Salvador at RFK Stadium.

By Steven Goff  |  03:31 PM ET, 06/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Honduras, El Salvador, RFK Stadium

Posted at 10:39 AM ET, 06/02/2012

Saturday kickaround: RFK Stadium friendly, U.S.-Canada preparations, World Cup qualifying, Pittsburgh friendly, Bob Bradley & Egypt

RFK Stadium friendly, U.S.-Canada preparations, World Cup qualifying, Pittsburgh friendly, Bob Bradley & Egypt

By Steven Goff  |  10:39 AM ET, 06/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  U.S. national team, World Cup, Canada, Dwayne De Rosario, RFK Stadium, Bob Bradley

Posted at 02:01 PM ET, 05/31/2012

U.S. vs. Brazil friendly at FedEx Field ranks third in attendance in Washington area, first for a national team match

The U.S.-Brazil friendly at FedEx Field was the third-largest crowd in Washington soccer history.

By Steven Goff  |  02:01 PM ET, 05/31/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  U.S. national team, FedEx Field, RFK Stadium, Brazil, Manchester United, Barcelona, World Cup, Olympics

Posted at 03:36 PM ET, 05/16/2012

D.C. United friendly vs. Juventus is set: July 28 at RFK Stadium

D.C. United will play Serie A champion Juventus in a July 28 friendly at RFK Stadium.

By Steven Goff  |  03:36 PM ET, 05/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Juventus, D.C. United, RFK Stadium, MLS

Posted at 03:14 PM ET, 04/09/2012

PHOTOS: RFK Stadium finds new life on D.C. United game days

A look behind the scenes and from different vantage points during a D.C. United match at RFK Stadium.

By Steven Goff  |  03:14 PM ET, 04/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS, RFK Stadium

Posted at 12:19 PM ET, 03/07/2012

El Salvador, Honduras tentatively set for June 2 friendly at RFK Stadium

El Salvador and Honduras national soccer teams are tentatively planning to play one another in a friendly at RFK Stadium.

By Steven Goff  |  12:19 PM ET, 03/07/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  El Salvador, Honduras, RFK Stadium

Posted at 07:36 PM ET, 02/15/2012

Added fee planned for D.C. United tickets at RFK Stadium

D.C. United tickets will cost an extra $2 this season, thanks to an RFK Stadium facility fee.

By Steven Goff  |  07:36 PM ET, 02/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, RFK Stadium, MLS