Ben Olsen Signs Multi-year Contract Extension to Remain with D.C. UnitedD.C. United head coach Ben Olsen has agreed to a multiyear contract extension, the team announced on Monday.
D.C. United's Playoff Run ContinuesD.C. United defeated the New York Red Bulls 1-0 on Thursday night in the second leg of Eastern Conference semifinals courtesy of an 88th minute game-winner from rookie Nick DeLeon. United advanced 2-1 on aggregate and will now face the Houston Dynamo in the Conference finals.
D.C. United Playoff Game Snowed Out D.C. United's Eastern Conference semifinal match against the New York Red Bulls on Wednesday night at Red Bull Arena was postponed until Thursday at 7:30 PM.
D.C. United Must Get Offensive at RFK
D.C. United Remain Hot, Cool Off ImpactChris Pontius scored his team leading ninth-goal just before the half as D.C. United easily defeated Montreal 3-0 at RFK on Saturday night before a season-best 18,302. Robbie Russell added his first ever goal for the club before Hamdi Salihi finished things off late for the East leading club.
DC United Grab Late Game Winner in PhillyD.C. United (9-4-3, 30 points) remained in first place in the Eastern Conference after Chris Pontius knocked in a Branko Boskovic free kick in the 78th minute for a 1-0 away win on Saturday night at PPL Park in Chester, Pa. It was United's fourth straight win.
D.C. United Crashes Out Of U.S. Open CupD.C. United was forced to overtime for the second game in row in the U.S. Open Cup but came up short in a 2-1 loss to the Philadelphia Union on Tuesday night. Josh Wolff scored his tenth career Open Cup goal in the first half.
DC United Advances in US Open CupDC United needed extra time to move past the Richmond Kickers on Tuesday night in the 99th edition of the US Open Cup. Marcelo Saragosa provided the game-winning goal in the 107th minute for the 2-1 victory.
DC United Moves On After StreakDC United (4-2-3, 15 points) sits alone in 2nd place in the Eastern Conference after notching back-to-back wins for the first time since June 2009. Maicon Santos surprisingly leads the club with six goals through nine games.
United Earns A Point At Home As They Draw With Sounders FC 0-0United was trying to build off their big win last week but they couldn't get on the scoreboard as they tie with the Seattle Sounders 0-0 at RFK Saturday Night.
DC United Passes Early Season TestDC United snapped a 9-game winless streak going back to last season by defeating FC Dallas 4-1 on Friday night at RFK. Last season's MLS MVP Dwayne De Rosario admitted that it was an early season "must-win" situation.
DC United Less Than Stellar In 2012 DebutDC United opens up the 2012 season with a last minute loss to Sporting KC 1-0 Saturday Night at RFK.