Audi Field has served as D.C. United’s sanctuary since last summer, a long-awaited stadium that rose from surface parking lots in a forgotten nook of the city and became a backdrop for celebrated performances.
With the word ‘persist’ prominently inked down the side of his neck, Bernard, the Everton winger, retains a daily reminder of the arduous journey to fulfil a lifelong ambition to play in English football.
D.C. United has functioned quite well since last summer with the same playing system. At times, Coach Ben Olsen has ordered in-game adjustments because of deficits or personnel issues, but for the most
D.C. United’s victory at Colorado last Saturday was just the beginning of a whirlwind weekend for Wayne Rooney and two teammates. With tickets to the final round of the Masters, courtesy of Rooney’s buddy