Julian Valentin’s Column, Friday, September 19th, 2008

Looking Back & Looking Ahead I’m going to reserve the right to not talk about this past weekend’s game against Kansas City.  I just don’t feel like writing about it and I have full autonomy here so I’m not going to.  Everyone knows that we haven’t won in a while so it’s not worth beating […]

EPL: United Lose Carrick for Six Weeks

Manchester United holding midfielder had been out since the league’s first game before returning to face Liverpool on Saturday. Minutes into that match, Carrick reinjured his ankle after sliding into a challenge. He finished the first half limping before being substituted out, but now it looks like the England international will miss more than just […]

DC United vs FC Dallas Preview

This match up will be the first meeting between these two teams this season. In DC United’s last outing, they were weakened and then beaten by the San Jose Earthquakes 2-1. DC is able to regain some confidence and offensive firepower due to mostly everyone back to health. Still listed as questionable, according to the […]

Julian Valentin’s Column: Thursday, September 11th, 2008

Welcome back everyone.  I hope you enjoy today’s column… Looking Back & Looking Ahead Last weekend we drew 2-2 with Real Salt Lake.  With international absences and a number of injuries, this was a good result for us at home and we’re proud of the way that we played.  The first half was a bit […]

A Week of Ups and Downs

I just want to start off with the up for this week, DC United are the 2008 US Open Cup Champions! This is a huge win for DC this season since this opens up DC for playing international matches next season. I would have to give the Man of the Match to Fred for this […]

EPL: Week 3, In Review

It’s the end of the summer transfer window, with transaction news overshadowing the action on the pitch. Don’t worry – we’ll be getting you up to date on transfer deadline’s action throughout the night. In the interim, you want to talk a little actual soccer? Afterward, we can cleanse ourselves of all the transfer news, […]

Wells Thompson’s Weekly Blog: Saturday, August 30th, 2008

We have had a very busy week this week. We went to Toronto on Friday and played them on Saturday. The following morning we headed off to Trinidad for our first game in the CONCACAF Champions League tournament against Joe Public on Tuesday. For me, it is always fun and a pleasure playing in Toronto […]