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Bastian Schweinsteiger ready for Chicago Fire debut after first practice

Bastian Schweinsteiger ready for Chicago Fire debut after first practice

Bastian Schweinsteiger was mobbed upon his arrival in Chicago by a crowd of excited Fire fans. Bastian Schweinsteiger has revealed that he did not get the chance to properly say goodbye to his Manchester United teammates before signing for Chicago Fire, after being introduced by the team on Wednesday and taking part in his first training. The Germans move to the Major League Soccer club was officially confirmed by United on Wednesday afternoon after the formality of his visa had been resolved. Schweinsteigers stay at Old Trafford ended last week after he agreed to join Chicago Fire on a...

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Washington Post Mar 18, 2017
Offensive futility, officials conspire against D.C. United in loss to Columbus

Offensive futility, officials conspire against D.C. United in loss to Columbus

Three matches into the MLS season, and D.C. United’s frustration is mounting. No victories, no goals and almost as many yellow cards as shots on target. In a 2-0 defeat to the Columbus Crew on Saturday, United’s aggravation was rooted in both another empty attacking performance and the officiating. Referee Ted Unkel whistled captain Steve […]
Washington Post Mar 17, 2017
D.C. United could use spark vs. Crew. Luciano Acosta might be back to provide it.

D.C. United could use spark vs. Crew. Luciano Acosta might be back to provide it.

Luciano Acosta is listed as “probable” on D.C. United‘s injury report. Which suggests he’ll be in uniform for Saturday’s match against the Columbus Crew at RFK Stadium, right? “Probably,” Coach Ben Olsen said with a wry grin. It’s most definitely good news for United, which, without its Argentine playmaker, failed to score and labored to […]
Washington Post Mar 15, 2017
For D.C. United, no Luciano Acosta and no goals

For D.C. United, no Luciano Acosta and no goals

Luciano Acosta has been day to day for many days. Consequently, D.C. United has had to carry on without its most important attacking element — and without scoring a goal in the first two MLS matches. The Argentine playmaker suffered an ankle injury in the preseason finale Feb. 25 and has yet to appear on […]
Washington Post Mar 12, 2017
Ian Harkes makes D.C. United debut in 4-0 loss on road to NYCFC

Ian Harkes makes D.C. United debut in 4-0 loss on road to NYCFC

NEW YORK – D.C. United’s match against New York City FC was not 10 minutes old when Bill Hamid found himself sitting deep in his net after a futile effort, kicking at a ball that had already crossed the threshold. As the Yankee Stadium crowd roared its home-opening approval, Hamid slammed the cold turf with […]
Washington Post Mar 10, 2017
Two years later, a Tico aims to scores for D.C. United instead of against D.C. United

Two years later, a Tico aims to scores for D.C. United instead of against D.C. United

The first time D.C. United and Jose Guillermo Ortiz crossed paths was February 2015 in the Costa Rican city of Alajuela. It was not a pleasant experience for the MLS side. Little did they know, they would join forces two years later, thanks to two factors: Ortiz’s two-goal performance against United and the role of […]
CSN Washington Mar 7, 2017

USWNT routed by France in SheBelieves Cup

WASHINGTON -- Camille Abily scored two goals, Eugenie Le Sommer added another and France beat the United States 3-0 on a rainy Tuesday night to win
Washington Post Mar 4, 2017
In opener, D.C. United struggles to find its rhythm in 0-0 draw with Sporting KC

In opener, D.C. United struggles to find its rhythm in 0-0 draw with Sporting KC

With playmaker Luciano Acosta sidelined for Saturday’s season opener, D.C. United labored to find a rhythm and create a steady flow of scoring opportunities during a 0-0 draw with Sporting Kansas City Nevertheless, United had two delightful chances to crack open the match before 18,268 at RFK Stadium. The first came in the 17th minute […]
CSN Washington Mar 4, 2017

D.C. United, Sporting KC play to scoreless tie in final RFK Stadium opener

WASHINGTON -- Bill Hamid made five saves, including one late against Dom Dwyer, to help D.C. United tie Sporting Kansas City 0-0 on Saturday night in
Washington Post Mar 3, 2017
Take a good look at D.C. United as it opens 2017 MLS season. Everything is about to change.

Take a good look at D.C. United as it opens 2017 MLS season. Everything is about to change.

D.C. United began a whirlwind week in an active construction zone peering into a modern future. It will end the week back in a timeworn environment, one incorporating the state of its current workspace and the way it does business. By this time next year, United expects to see a mostly finished stadium rising at […]
Washington Post Mar 3, 2017
Meet D.C. United’s 2017 starting lineup

Meet D.C. United’s 2017 starting lineup

D.C. UNITED SEASON OPENER vs. Sporting Kansas City Where: RFK Stadium. When: Saturday, 7 p.m. Eastern time. D.C. area TV: NewsChannel 8. THE STARTING XI Goalkeeper Bill Hamid Home town: Annandale, Va. Age: 26. Pro season: eighth. Bio: Longest-serving team member. 2014 MLS keeper of year. U.S. national team candidate. Preseason knee surgery for second straight […]
Washington Post Mar 2, 2017
D.C. United’s new captain is …

D.C. United’s new captain is …

Steve Birnbaum, a U.S. national team defender entering his fourth MLS season, was named D.C. United’s team captain, replacing Bobby Boswell. Coach Ben Olsen revealed his choice Thursday, two days before the opener against Sporting Kansas City at RFK Stadium. Boswell captained the squad for three years but appears slated for a reduced role in […]
Washington Post Feb 28, 2017
MLS season could open with a rare sight: D.C. United’s Bobby Boswell on the sideline

MLS season could open with a rare sight: D.C. United’s Bobby Boswell on the sideline

For a dozen years, weekend after weekend over eight-month MLS regular seasons, Bobby Boswell has almost always begun his workday on a soccer field somewhere in North America. Only five players in league history have appeared in more games and only two have notched more starts — prodigious feats for someone passed over for 96 […]

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