DC United

Features news coverage of DC United and its players, including match reports, kits and general football news.

United rookies rock the capital

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Football supporters love a home-grown hero. In a time when it's impossible to bump into our idols on the Tube or in the pub...

Who will win the 2009 MLS Cup?

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MLS Cup, the USA's flagship football championship, is awarded not to the team which finishes with the most points after the regular season but...

Football “Franchises” – Right or Wrong?

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In a summer bereft of football, the release of fixture lists this week provide some form of respite for fans starved of action. Away...

Five MLS players capable of succeeding in Europe

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There are plenty of promising players in Major League Soccer, and many of proven quality too. Despite Europe's negative perception of the United States'...

MLS Season Openers: Predictions vs Reality, USL Islanders blow past MLS in CONCACAF, and...

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Our last column, inspired at 2AM, carefully selected winners for MLS season openers. Some were slightly off, and today we discuss why these results...

MLS 2009 Predictions – out of the gate

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The MLS season opens with fireworks Thursday night for the Seattle Sounders inaugural game at Qwest field against New York Red Bulls. The Seattle...

The 2008 MLS Season Review

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When the Columbus Crew won the 2008 MLS Supporters Shield (the award given to a club with the highest point total in the regular...

Some Thoughts On SuperLiga 2008

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As we enter the knockout stages of SuperLiga 2008, let me state that while the intensity level was as high for these matches last...

Are MLS and the Fans Overreacting Over Cuauhtemoc Blanco’s ‘Pitch Rage?’

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Within the last week, the roar around the Chicago Fire's Cuauhtemoc Blanco and D.C. United's Clyde Simms incident has swelled and is finally subsiding. For...

D.C. United 1-2 Chivas – The Lights Go Out on D.C. United, Literally

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2008 SuperLiga Group A: D.C. United 1-2 Chivas Ed.'s Note: The match report is from Saturday night's North American SuperLiga Group A match, but technical...

MLS 2008 Power Rankings: Week 15

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There were six games spread over this holiday weekend culminating in an exciting double header. Only DC and Toronto didn't play, making the...

MLS Power Rankings: Week 14

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7 games and much to think about. Week 14 highlighted the equality of MLS quite clearly. Each team receives 2.2 million dollars...