D.C. United bagged a huge three points on Sunday evening, defeating Atlanta United by a 3-1 scoreline while doing what the previous nine teams that have faced the Five Stripes couldn’t: keep Josef Martinez off the scoresheet. A pair of goals on the counterattack from Luciano Acosta and a penalty kick from Wayne Rooney early
Sporting Kansas City 2, Minnesota United FC 0 Sporting Kansas City extended its clean sheet streak to four in a 2-0 win Saturday over Minnesota United FC. After an evenly matched first half, coach Peter Vermes opted to substitute Felipe Gutierrez out for Yohan Croizet to open up the middle of the field. Ninety seconds
D.C. United are really loving that new stadium. At Audi Field, D.C. won their third home game in eight days, knocking off the New England Revolution in a key Eastern Conference battle for playoff positioning. Luciano Acosta, a week removed from a hat trick, scored the game’s first goal, hammering home a cross from Paul Arriola, who got free after
DC United 3, Orlando City SC 2 In a crucial match for two teams sitting below the playoff line in the Eastern Conference, D.C. United and Wayne Rooney were able to pull out a critical 3-2 win over Orlando City SC Sunday evening at Audi Field. Luciano Acosta scored all three goals for United, with
Montreal Impact 1, DC United 1 After an early Montreal Impact goal, D.C. United midfielder Yamil Asad converted late Saturday to scrape together a point in a 1-1 draw at Stade Saputo. The Impact drew blood first five minutes after the whistle. Montreal captain Ignacio Piatti took the ball into United’s penalty box. His shot
Wayne Rooney, the Everton F.C star and the former Manchester United and England football whiz joined MLS club D.C. United. Rooney is the all-time leading goal scorer for Manchester United F.C. and the England National Team, having scored 208 goals in 16 seasons in the English Premier League — the second most in league history.
It seems that the former England skipper, Wayne Rooney has made-up his mind to leave Everton and join Major League Soccer side DC United this summer. According to the BBC report, Rooney has an “agreement in principle” to join D.C. through the end of the 2020 season, and for the same Rooney’s representatives have been