On the pleasant boredom in Queretaro
We look back at our two days in Mexico.
The Last Word on DCU's CCL exit: Stray thoughts
Early goals, MLS's CCL woes, and United's need for a #6 are all on our mind.
2015-16 CONCACAF Champions League
Buescher's goal provides glimpse of future for DCU
The rookie introduced himself to fans at RFK with a golazo last night.
DCU 1-1 Queretaro: United crash out of CCL
Needing a decisive victory, United conceded a 4th minute goal to Angel Sepulveda that killed off any chance for United to advance, despite Buescher's late goal
Julian Büscher scored an amazing goal against Queretaro
Goal DCU No. 33 Julian BUESCHER @julianbuscher | @dcunited @Club_Queretaro #SCCL https://t.co/ItedKcZQd0— CONCACAF (@CONCACAF) March 2, 2016
Things may not be going well for D.C. United in their CONCACAF Champions League tie with Queretaro, but this strike from Julian Büscher is certainly the standout moment for the club.
DCU vs. Queretaro: CCL QF 2nd leg gamethread
United has to win and win big if they want to stay alive in the CCL.
5 keys to victory for DCU tonight vs. Queretaro
The Black-and-Red need a bunch of goals tonight, but they also have to balance that with the need to keep a clean sheet.
Sarvas and DeLeon form United's new midfield pair
Manager Ben Olsen turned to the unlikely pair of Marcelo Sarvas and Nick DeLeon to man the midfield in the first leg of the Champions League against Queretaro
D.C. United vs. Queretaro: CCL preview + TV info
United will once again look to come back from a daunting first leg deficit, this time against los Gallos Blancos.
Opposition 11: Likely Queretaro starters vs. DCU
A game on the weekend and a couple of knocks have made los Gallos Blancos a little less predictable for the 2nd leg.
United need balance to get past Queretaro in CCL
Down two goals, the Black-and-Red can't afford to concede a crucial away goal to Queretaro while they score at least two goals
The Last Word on DCU's CCL loss: First impressions
Context matters when considering a new-look United featuring numerous players making their first-ever appearance for the club, but so does the short-term nature of CCL play.
Down but not out, United positive after CCL loss
The Black-and-Red were very much in the game and in the series until Edgar Benitez's 83rd minute goal. Now they must go back home and overturn a two goal deficit.
DCU 0-2 Queretaro - Chances missed in CCL loss
Goals from Yerson Candelo and Edgar Benitez power Queretaro to a 2-0 win, after the Black-and-Red failed to take advantage of their opportunities
D.C. United @ Queretaro: CCL QF 1st leg gamethread
At long last, the season begins!
Keys to Victory: What DCU must do vs. Queretaro
The circumstances favor Queretaro, but United could still get a good result today if they keep their heads and avoid mistakes.
Against all odds, United look for result in Mexico
Playing in their first game of the season in the CCL quarterfinals, United must overcome several factors to avoid another disappointing loss away from home in the quarterfinals
D.C. United @ Queretaro: CCL preview + TV info
The Black-and-Red open their 2016 season in Mexico hoping to make some history against los Gallos Blancos.
Opposition 11: Likely Queretaro starters vs. DCU
Despite a mediocre start to 2016, los Gallos Blancos seem to have a fairly easy starting lineup to predict.
DCU vs. Queretaro lineup: First real game
D.C. United kicks off their season with a trip to Mexico to take on Queretaro
Filibuster 170: CCL, USWNT, and DCU preseason
We preview next week's CCL matchups with Brian Dunseth
DCU CCL Quarterfinal Dates announced
The Black and Red now know the when to go with the where with Queretaro.
DCU will face Queretaro in CCL quarterfinals
United will face Queretaro in one of four MLS-Liga MX match ups in the quarterfinals
DCU 3-3 MBU: Frantic 2nd half comeback nets draw
The Black-and-Red came from 3 goals down to get a draw in their final CCL group stage game.
DC United @ Montego Bay: CCL Lineups + Gamethread
The Black-and-Red are in Jamaica to finish up their CCL duties for the year against Montego Bay.
D.C. United @ Montego Bay: Preview + How to watch
United will attempt to make it four wins from four games as they finish up their CCL group in Jamaica tonight.
Keys to Victory: 3 things for DCU to do vs. MoBay
This game might not mean much for either club, but it should still be turned into a useful exercise for the Black-and-Red.
Olsen reveals possible change to CCL format
Could the CCL be changing to a calendar year format? Ben Olsen seemed to indicate as much during his post game press conference on Tuesday
DCU on to CCL quarters with easy 2-0 win
Conor Doyle and Jared Jeffrey net in the first half as the Black-and-Red ease into next spring's CCL Quarterfinals
DCU vs. Arabe Unido: CCL Lineups + Gamethread
United is back in action tonight in CCL play, facing an Arabe Unido side who must win to stay alive in the competition.
DCU vs. Arabe Unido staff and reader predictions
D.C. United takes on Arabe Unido tonight and can clinch a spot in the CCL quarterfinals
Opposition 11: Likely Arabe Unido starters vs. DCU
A suspension and some possibly eligible new signings have added some wrinkles for El Expreso Azul.
Keys to Victory: DCU's to-do list vs. Arabe Unido
This game sets up very well for United to get the job done and assure themselves a spot in next year's CCL knockout stages.
United's second team has CCL quarters in sight
Needing just a draw against Arabe Unido, the Black-and-Red are poised to advance in large part due to contributions from a couple of unheralded players
GOAL United States, Eryk WILLIAMSON No. 7 | @ussoccer @Fesfut_SV #CU20CRC pic.twitter.com/TIZZ3pL17b— CONCACAF (@CONCACAF) March 4, 2017
The Charlottesville VA @DailyProgress actually calls NYRB the New Jersey Red Bulls! #DCU pic.twitter.com/d2bban2VQf— Owen Krucoff (@owenkrucoff) February 19, 2017
This is where your soccer story started and began to grow! pic.twitter.com/gy3uTGEFzf— Mike Klenofsky (@mikleno1956) October 24, 2016