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CSN Washington Jul 20, 2014

Eddie Johnson leads D.C. United past Chivas USA 3-1

D.C. United came up with their third-straight victory, a 3-1 home win versus Chivas USA, thanks in large part to star forward Eddie Johnson.
Washington Post Jul 20, 2014

Eddie Johnson helps D.C. United defeat Chivas USA, 3-1

D.C. United forward Eddie Johnson showed little emotion as he approached his penalty kick in the first half of Sunday night’s match against Chivas USA. He just stared straight ahead at his foe, goalkeeper Dan Kennedy, as if he were playing a mind game. The kick unfolded in slow motion. Johnson didn’t immediately motion toward the ball after the official blew the whistle. Read full article >>
CSN Washington Jul 20, 2014

Eddie Johnson scores on penalty kick vs. Chivas USA (VIDEO)

Oswaldo Minda's foul in the box set up a penalty kick score for D.C. United star Eddie Johnson. Check out the video.
Anibaba’s marking of EJ wasn’t personal, Sounders say

Anibaba’s marking of EJ wasn’t personal, Sounders say

Sounders defender Jalil Anibaba was seen closely shadowing former Sounder Eddie Johnson regularly last weekend in Seattle’s 1-0 win at D.C. United. However, both Anibaba and coach Sigi Schmid were asked about that at training this week, and both said there was no particular man-on-man marking responsibilities. “It was just more of doing what I had to do to keep him quiet,” Anibaba said. “They also had other weapons as well, so it wasn’t just me versus Eddie or anything like that. It was just a collective effort. He drops into midfield quite a bit, and I didn’t want him … ...

D.C. coach calls it Eddie Johnson’s best game

Here is some of what D.C. United had to say (although nothing from Eddie Johnson) tonight after their 1-0 home loss to the Sounders: D.C. United Head Coach Ben Olsen On the World Cup break affecting the team’s performance You can contribute [the poor result] to anything you want, but that was the reality tonight. Individually, I thought that was Eddie’s best game. I thought it was a good night and it’s a tough game sometimes when a final product isn’t good enough on the night and they sneak a goal. They had two shots, and one off … Read more »

Replay: Eddie Johnson interview about leaving Sounders

On of the top subplots of today’s D.C. United-Sounders match (4 p.m. PT Saturday) is Sounders facing former teammate Eddie Johnson. Unfortunately, we didn’t get any thoughts from Johnson this week, as the club said he was unavailable for interviews. However, back in preseason when the Sounders faced D.C. in the Carolina Challenge Cup, Johnson did sit down for about 20 minutes, discussing his thoughts about the trade, and speaking extremely warmly about the Sounders and their fans. The whole interview was blogged at that time, along with a story for the paper. Here’s a link to each....

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