MLS Preview: D.C. United - New England Revolution
United will hope its new stadium deal will give it a boost against a New England side in the playoff hunt.
By Keith Hickey
|D.C. United (4-2-3-1): Willis; Korb, White, Woolard, Kemp; Thorrington, Kitchen; Nyassi, Silva, DeLeon; Ruiz.
OUT:Lewis Neal (pubic stress reaction), Marcelo Saragosa (L knee pain)
QUESTIONABLE: Dwayne De Rosario (R hip flexor strain), Nick DeLeon (R ankle sprain)
|New England Revolution (4-4-2): Shuttleworth; Alston, Soares, Goncalves, Farrell; Rowe, Caldwell, Simms, Tierney; Barrett, Imbongo.
OUT: Juan Agudelo (R knee sprain)
QUESTIONABLE: Stephen McCarthy (head laceration), Saer Sene (R hip contusion), Chris Tierney (L knee irritation)
|DID YOU KNOW?|
- D.C. United announced plans on Thursday to build a $300 million stadium in the Buzzard Point waterfront section of the city.
- United is in last place in Major League Soccer, with 10 points from 20 games. The Red-and-Black are on a four game winless run, and have won just one of their last 18 games.
- These teams met twice already this season. They played to a 0-0 draw on June 8 in the league, before D.C. knocked the Revs out of the Open Cup on June 26 with a 3-1 result.
- New England's 18 goals against are the fewest in the East and joint-fewest in MLS.
- D.C. has put 59 shots on target this season, the fewest in MLS.
Top 3 Predictions
D.C. United 1-2 New England Revolution
- 30 %
D.C. United 2-1 New England Revolution
- 20 %
D.C. United 2-2 New England Revolution
- 10 %
|USA - Major League Soccer (MLS)||Sep 21, 2013||New England Revolution 2 - D.C. United 1|
|USA - Major League Soccer (MLS)||Jul 27, 2013||D.C. United 1 - New England Revolution 2|
|USA - Major League Soccer (MLS)||Jun 8, 2013||New England Revolution 0 - D.C. United 0|
|USA - Major League Soccer (MLS)||Sep 15, 2012||D.C. United 2 - New England Revolution 1|
|USA - Major League Soccer (MLS)||May 26, 2012||D.C. United 3 - New England Revolution 2|
|Mar 8, 2014||D.C. United 0 - Columbus Crew 3||MLS|
|Oct 27, 2013||D.C. United 1 - Houston Dynamo 2||MLS|
|Oct 18, 2013||Sporting Kansas City 1 - D.C. United 0||MLS|
|Oct 12, 2013||D.C. United 1 - Philadelphia Union 1||MLS|
|Oct 4, 2013||D.C. United 0 - Chicago Fire 3||MLS|
|New England Revolution|
|Mar 8, 2014||Houston Dynamo 4 - New England Revolution 0||MLS|
|Nov 6, 2013||Sporting Kansas City 3 - New England Revolution 1||MLS|
|Nov 2, 2013||New England Revolution 2 - Sporting Kansas City 1||MLS|
|Oct 27, 2013||Columbus Crew 0 - New England Revolution 1||MLS|
|Oct 19, 2013||New England Revolution 3 - Columbus Crew 2||MLS|
|14||Dwayne De Rosario||Midfielder|
|92||D. Imbongo Boele||Striker|
|8||Juan Carlos Toja||Midfielder|
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