Archives: DC United

You’ve Got to be Kidding Me, Mr. Commissioner

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

Commissioner Don Garber should know better. As the man most personally responsible for growing MLS into a palatable product in the United States, he should understand something very basic. As we discussed on today’s Daily 2Gs show on CSRN, the … Continue reading

DC United: The Pride of MLS

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

Marco Etcheverry was the symbol of United’s early dominance of MLS No offense to our readers who support MLS’ other thirteen and soon to be fifteen teams. These franchises are developing the persona to be considered a “club” by international … Continue reading

No Shame Whatsoever in DC Defeat

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

I have probably among the supporters of American soccer been most critical in the last week of MLS’ recent failures in international competitions. But tonight, despite the final scoreline DC United did MLS proud and fought valiantly until the final … Continue reading

MLS’ Failure South of the Border Continues

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

Despite a decent first half effort, DC United demonstrated Tuesday night that once again MLS is miles behind the Mexican League in terms of skill and quality. Pachuca, a side whose best days are firmly behind it and whom at … Continue reading

The Empire Strikes Back

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

Kartik Krishnaiyer, host of CSRN’s American Soccer Show For all the hullabaloo about the single entity structure of MLS through the years one club has always seemingly gotten it right- always seemingly done better than everyone else with regards to … Continue reading

The Empire Strikes Back

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

For all the hullabaloo about the single entity structure of MLS through the years one club has always seemingly gotten it right- always seemingly done better than everyone else with regards to scouting and securing Latin American talent, developing a … Continue reading

Collapse of the Veron Deal Good News For DC United

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

Since 1996 Kevin Payne has had a tried and tested formula that has made DC United the envy of Major League Soccer and the only American club to reach a certain stature in Latin America. Payne has used his extensive … Continue reading

Esky Returns to DC

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

DC United has reacquired Alecko Eskandarian from Real Salt Lake according to Bobby Boswell’s personal website.

DC United the Victim of MLS Salary Cap

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

While the salary cap for American sports leagues such as the NBA and NFL have been smashing successes testing the skill of most clubs front office, the same policy which so many in England want placed on Premier League clubs … Continue reading

DC United Falls Victim to Salary Cap

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

While the salary cap for American sports leagues such as the NBA and NFL have been smashing successes testing the skill of most clubs front office, the same policy which so many in England want placed on Premier League clubs … Continue reading