Club Friendly Preview: D.C. United - Paris Saint-Germain
Ben Olsen returns from a triumphant All-Star tilt to lead his side against the French nouveau riche.
By Keith Hickey
|D.C. United: Willis; Korb, McDonald, Jakovic, Woolard; DeLeon, Morsink, Neal, Shanosky; Salihi, Wolff.||
|PSG: Nicolas; Maxwell, Lugano, Alex, Loick; Menez, Mathieu, Verratti; Nene, Pastore; Lavezzi||
|DID YOU KNOW?|
- The match, hosted by R.F.K. Stadium, will be the Red-and-Balck's first friendly of the summer.
- It will be PSG's second match in its tour of the USA. It drew 1-1 with Chelsea on Sunday.
- D.C. playmaker Branko Boskovic played for the French capital club nearly a decade ago.
- D.C. United midfielder Andy Najar is at the 2012 London Olympics with Honduras.
- Of PSG's two massive summer signings from AC Milan, only Zlatan Ibrahimovic is expected to debut for the club, with coach Carlo Ancelotti suggesting the Swede could last a half. Thiago Silva is with the Brazilian squad at the Olympics.
Top 3 Predictions
D.C. United 0-3 PSG
- 13.55 %
D.C. United 1-3 PSG
- 11.99 %
D.C. United 0-2 PSG
- 10.44 %
|Club Friendlies (FR)||Jul 28, 2012||D.C. United 1 - PSG 1|
|May 19, 2013||D.C. United 1 - Sporting Kansas City 1||MLS|
|May 11, 2013||FC Dallas 2 - D.C. United 1||MLS|
|May 8, 2013||D.C. United 0 - Houston Dynamo 4||MLS|
|Apr 27, 2013||Columbus Crew 3 - D.C. United 0||MLS|
|Apr 21, 2013||D.C. United 2 - Philadelphia Union 3||MLS|
|14||Dwayne De Rosario||Midfielder|
Live Final scheduled Suspended Cancelled Postponed