Italian attacker Andrea Pisanu, on loan to Montreal from Bologna, scored on a superb overhead kick in the 16th minute in Kissimmee, Fla.
United (1-1-1 in the event, 1-2-2 overall in preseason) will spend another week in the Orlando area, facing the Philadelphia Union in Deltona, Fla., on Wednesday in a non-tournament game before concluding the tournament next Saturday in a placement match.
Ben Olsen fielded the same starters from the 2-0 loss to Sporting Kansas City last Wednesday — an early indication of his lineup preference for the MLS opener March 2 at Houston.
With 35 players on the preseason roster, Olsen is expected to begin trimming the list in the coming days.
DCU first-half lineup: Hamid; Korb, Jakovic, McDonald, Woolard; DeLeon, Kitchen, Saragosa, Pontius; De Rosario, Pajoy.
DCU second-half lineup: Hamid; Riley, McDonald (Thomas* 76th), Woolard (Russell 76th), Korb (Kemp 76th); DeLeon (Porter* 76th), Kitchen (Thorrington 76th), Saragosa (Rozeboom 76th), Pontius (Sanchez* 76th); De Rosario (Martinez* 76th), Pajoy (Rafael 76th).
Did not play: Willis, Dykstra, VanOekel*, Fredericksen*, White, Kalungi*, Shanosky, Nane*, Richter*, Neal, Augusto, Alam, Townsend, Seaton.
A replay of the match, with the ability to skip around, is available here.