The story received prominent display on the print edition’s front page.
The decision to play the first leg at RFK Stadium instead of Red Bull Arena forced the DCU organization and supporters to scramble.
MLS playoffs late Friday night:
Seattle Sounders 0, Real Salt Lake 0 (2nd leg Thursday in Utah)
RFK game-time weather: 46 degrees and breezy.
Attendance projection: 18,000+.
TV: NBC Sports Network, 8 p.m. ET.
Announcers: Arlo White, Kyle Martino.
DCU lineup: Hamid; Najar, McDonald, Jakovic, Korb; DeLeon, Kitchen, Saragosa, Boskovic, Pontius; Pajoy. Subs: Willis, Russell, Dudar, Neal, Augusto, Salihi, Santos.
NY: Robles; Lade, Holgersson, Marquez, Pearce; McCarty, Cahill, Tainio, Lindpere; Henry, Le Toux. Subs: Gaudette, Digao, Ruthven, Solli, Keel, Miller, Cooper.
Your pregame, in-game and postgame thoughts are welcome in our comments section.