Greetings from RFK Stadium: D.C. United vs. Colorado Rapids.
It’s a big night for the local club: 10th league match of the season, final match of a three-game MLS homestand, chance to claim a 4-4-2 record after an unstable start, defending MLS Cup champions in town, U.S. national team coach Bob Bradley observing.
Kickoff: 7:30 p.m. ET.
TV: Comcast SportsNet/DC, Direct Kick.
Announcers: Tony Limarzi, Thomas Rongen.
Of note: United has not scored on a header in league play and conceded seven (of 17) on headers. United is 3-0-0 when scoring first, 0-4-1 when trailing at the half.
DCU LINEUP: Hamid; Kitchen, White, Jakovic, Woolard; Najar, Simms, McCarty, Pontius; Wolff, Davies. Subs: Cronin, Korb, Burch, Fred, Quaranta, Ngwenya, Brettschneider.
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