10:40 AM EDT, Tue April 21, 2015
Washington Post 23 hours ago

D.C. United’s Luis Silva honors humble roots by giving back to Mexico

With lovely Pacific coastline and rugged terrain framing the one-hour journey back to the U.S. border, Luis Silva let his mind wander to the two dozen children who had warmed his heart.Christmas was approaching, and the D.C. United forward had joined his uncle, aunt and cousin in delivering gifts and supplies to the Buena Vida orphanage in La Mision, a pixel of a village between Tijuana and Ensenada on the Baja California peninsula.Read full article >>
Washington Post Apr 19, 2015

Soccer Insider: D.C. United 1, Houston Dynamo 1

Here’s my match report from D.C. United’s 1-1 draw with the Houston Dynamo at RFK Stadium.Bill Hamid sat out with a thigh contusion but seems likely to return next Saturday at Vancouver (10:30 ET, Comcast SportsNet). His replacement, Andrew Dykstra, performed well in his first appearance since the nightmare at Alajuelense in the Champions League. He said he had put that 5-2 result behind him.Read full article >>
CSN Washington Apr 18, 2015

D.C. United will settle for draw, this time against Dynamo

Points are precious in Major League Soccer and DC United will accept its 1-1 draw Saturday with the Houston Dynamo.
CSN Washington Apr 18, 2015

Hamid’s absence gives Dykstra chance at redemption

D.C. United goalkeeper Bill Hamid was ruled out as a late scratch against the Houston Dynamo. Andrew Dykstra stepped up and filled the void on short notice.
Washington Post Apr 18, 2015

D.C. United yields late goal, settles for a 1-1 draw with Houston Dynamo

For the second consecutive weekend, D.C. United let points slip away in the second half at RFK Stadium. Saturday’s 1-1 draw with the Houston Dynamo was not as traumatic as the two-goal downfall against New York, but disappointing just the same.Read full article >>
CSN Washington Apr 18, 2015

United give up another early lead, tie against Dynamo

Instant analysis: D.C. United ties the Houston Dynamo 1-1.
CSN Washington Apr 18, 2015

Hamid out vs. Dynamo

D.C. United goal keeper Bill Hamid is a late scratch against the Houston Dynamo.
Washington Post Apr 18, 2015

Soccer Insider: Bill Hamid sidelined for D.C. United’s MLS match vs. Houston Dynamo

Another delightful evening for MLS at RFK as D.C. United hosts the Houston Dynamo.Not for Bill Hamid, who is out with a thigh contusion. Andrew Dykstra will make his first league start of the season. Rookie Travis Worra is the back-up.Read full article >>
Washington Post Apr 17, 2015

Soccer Insider: Perry Kitchen: D.C. United goal scorer and U.S. national team player

D.C. United’s Perry Kitchen is not a traditional goal scorer, by any means. It’s the nature of the position, defensive midfielder, the coal mining of soccer. That said, he had scored twice last weekend against the New York Red Bulls. So when he found himself with a golden opportunity for the U.S. national team against Mexico on Wednesday, expectations rose.Read full article >>
Washington Post Apr 17, 2015

Chelsea match presents a new test for Manchester United

Manchester United is the form team in the Premier League. Several weeks ago, it appeared that United’s hold on a Champions League place might be slipping. The Red Devils were facing the toughest remaining schedule among the league’s top contenders. Louis van Gaal’s side would need to play its best soccer of the season to take points off Tottenham, Liverpool, Manchester City and Chelsea within less than two months. And that is exactly what United has done.Read full article >>
CSN Washington Apr 17, 2015

United prepping for new-look Dynamo

The Houston Dynamo will sport a new coach and new style when the take on United on Saturday.
CSN Washington Apr 17, 2015

United look to move forward against Dynamo

The last time on the home turf there was disappointment in a draw and now Saturday against the Houston Dynamo offers United a chance to move forward.
Washington Post Apr 17, 2015

D.C. United’s Perry Kitchen developing into offensive threat

Perry Kitchen’s evolution continued on Saturday, as the central midfielder had the first two-goal game of his career in D.C. United’s 2-2 draw with the New York Red Bulls.After scoring just two goals total in his first three MLS seasons, Kitchen had an offensive breakout last season, scoring five times. As his partnership with Davy Arnaud has blossomed, Kitchen has become more involved offensively after playing a mostly defensive role early in his MLS career.Read full article >>
Washington Post Apr 15, 2015

Soccer Insider: Former D.C. United player sued for missing rent payments, property damage

Samuel Inkoom was not in Washington for very long but allegedly left a lasting impression.The former D.C. United player — and two-time member of Ghana’s World Cup squads — is being sued by his landlord for more than $65,000 for failing to pay rent and causing extensive damage to an Arlington property.Read full article >>
Washington Post Apr 15, 2015

DC Sports Bog: D.C. United is well-represented in the USMNT-Mexico match

When the U.S. faces Mexico Wednesday night in San Antonio, D.C. United fans will see a couple of familiar faces. Perry Kitchen, who’s coming off a career-performance against the Red Bulls on Saturday, has been called up to Jurgen Klinsmann’s U.S. men’s national team roster, joining goalkeeper Bill Hamid. Separately, earlier this year, Steve Birnbaum made an appearance with the senior squad, earning his first cap (shown above.)Read full article >>

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    Luis Silva

    D.C. United’s Luis Silva honors humble roots by giving back to Mexico

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    Bill Hamid

    Hamid’s absence gives Dykstra chance at redemption

  • Perry Kitchen

    Perry Kitchen

    Perry Kitchen's attacking evolution continues after solid USMNT performance

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    Steve Birnbaum

    Soccer Insider: D.C. United’s Steve Birnbaum to miss 4-6 weeks

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