- tbevens@tbevensView photoFirst pro soccer game. Just getting prepped for World Cup excitement this year. #dcunited
- Adam Uthe@AUtheGFTHaven't been glued to the screen like that for a game since '08. Giddy with excitement about how this team could look in 6 months. #Crew96
- Adam Wren@adamwrenIs there any better way for #Crew96 fans to start a season than with a 3-0 win over D.C. United? Because I can't think of one.
- James@jamesmundiaView photoMLS opening day! #dcunited #columbuscrew
- Chief Keish@keish10well, we certainly picked up right where we left off…#dcu
- Jeff Crandall@jefecrandallLosing 3-0 in your home opener might be worse than kissing your sister. I wouldn't know, I never had one. #DCvCLB
- Sean Tucker@seantuckerWhite kits. Every game. #Crew96
- Charles Husemann@chusemannHell of a way to kickoff a season! #Crew96
- sachin_shah@sachin_shahI'm gonna need a bigger drink #dcu
- Jeff@je7f#dcu everyone to the bar!
- 90'+3'DTyson WahlD#14Waylon Francis
- Olegstradamus@OlegKvashaPlease, save Bill Hamid. Now. Save him. #DCU
- Matt Bernhardt@bernhardtsoccerBoth goals from the run of play came from multiple one-touch passes. Five different players involved for #crew96
- Doug Tulak@rocketpokerBeautiful. Tougher tests to come, but love the way #Crew96 are playing.
- DC United WUFC@DCUnitedWUFCThis is a replay of the Chelsea v Tottenham game. All Crew needs is another goal. Smh. #DCU -T
- Mike Madden@MikeMaddenSomehow this #dcu game feels very 2013.
- Shawn P@animereBeautiful goal by Pipa #crew96
- Amy Bernhardt@amy_lauraPIPA!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! #CREW96
- 90'0 - 3F#10GOAL: Federico Higuaín
- Adam Uthe@AUtheGFTAmerican Peter Crouch! #Crew96
- Matt Keenan@KeenanMattNo creative playmaker for #DCU. Big hole in lineup. Shape and style were poor tonight. Over/Under for Olsen is 10 games.
- 87'FAdam BedellFJairo Arrieta
- Mark Bernhardt@mbernhardt6Guessing we're into tires legs territory. Let's keep the clean sheet. #Crew96
- Matt Sliko@mattslikoBring out your dead #DCU
- T. Mitchell Northam@primetimeMitchKyle Porter comes on as the third sub for #DCU, we will not see 2nd overall pick Steve Birnbaum tonight.
- K61@Ksix1Despite his regular complaints in Seattle about not getting enough service, Eddie Johnson is realizing right now how good he had it. #DCvCLB
- Setting the Table@settingthetableI know Parkhurst isn’t a DP, but after this performance he should be. #Crew96
- Tomas Quintana@TomasCentury21Eddie Johnson with the field goal. 80' #Crew96
- 82'MKyle PorterDJeff Parke
- Conner Bowman@conner_bowmanNice dive, DC. Great call by the ref to not call anything #Crew96
- Dale Coleman@cmpnHoly Diver. #DCUvCLB
- sachin_shah@sachin_shahnew #dcu plan: push for stadium in hopes of attracting a MLS team to Washington.
- Henry Thomas@Heinrich0711Oh well there's Connor Doyle's hair at least .. Yeah, there's that #DCUvCLB
- Ralph Schudel@muziqmajortv#crew96 turning up big and it amazes me DC doesn't have nearly the amount of yellows we do
- Setting the Table@settingthetableFrancis must have 26.2 miles running by the end of this. If wingbacks don’t have stamina you won’t make it in Berhalter’s system. #Crew96
- Aneesh Saxena@ansaxenaWell after one game, it seems like #dcunited is still awful. Sad to see this once proud franchise completely deteriorate
- Frankie Hejduk@frankiehejduk2View photoThe #crew96 boyz showing #crewlove for there team @fourthstreetbar!! #massive #herewego #itsgettinweird #packedhouse
- Chris Barber@CurlingCottagerParkhurst and Eddie Johnson. One is completely dominating the other and might deserve another shot from Klinsmann. #DCvCLB
- king bull@solid8fateno questions are being posed in midfield. #Crew96 are flexing tonight.
- Mark Bernhardt@mbernhardt6Cleat stomp. Ouch. #Crew96
- Erik Bobbitt@erikBobbittThat dude just stomped on Jimenez' thigh and then complained about being fouled #Crew96
- Sam Fahmi@Studio79is it just me, or are we really seeing foot to foot/fairly crisp passing from #Crew96 IN THE FIRST GAME OF THE SEASON???
- Paul Featsent@Paul_Featsent17Don't know why Meram for Anor with us up by 2 you'd think we would keep the more technical and defensive Anor not goal scorer Meram. #Crew96
- 76'D#14Waylon Francis (Columbus Crew SC) is shown the yellow card.
- Adam Jardy@AdamJardyJimenez down. Arrieta motioned like he was stomped on. #crew96
- Jack Hurley@jhbobcatAll over DC right now. Loving it #Crew96
- Evan Ream@EvanReam#DCU is paying Eddie Johnson to finish chances like that. Not good enough from EJ
- Daniel Stroud@danielstroudSee, #DCU, your problem is you keep thinking Eddie Johnson can use his feet for anything. It’s head or nothing with him.
- Astroheader@Astroheader#Crew96 look twice as fit as Seattle looked in the 70th minute.
- MarkWT@MarkWT7Crew look to be the better conditioned team #dcu. Own the MF and are far quicker with counter
- Conner Bowman@conner_bowmanParkhurst > Johnson #Crew96
- Brett Stewart@Stewz26Wil Trapp is just so solid. Rarely puts a foot wrong. #Crew96
- Ted Compton@TComptonThe wing service at RFK is horrible. #DCU
- 73'FConor DoyleMDavy Arnaud
- 73'M#14Justin MeramMBernardo Anor
- Besa Pinchotti@BesaPinchottiDC United you're making me sad. #DCU
- kris landis@krislandisImpressed with Francis so far tonight. #Crew96
- Tim Froh@TimFroh#DCUnited have no shape to their attack. Johnson is already drifting out wide when he needs to be in the middle of the box.
- Bob O'Shaughnessy@oshaughnessyWow. Now we are just trolling Eddie Johnson. #Crew96
- Endline D.C.@endlinedcBetter so far in 2nd half but not menacing enough in the area and too many cheap turnovers #dcu
- scot@hangthadjIs it just me or does the #Crew96 counter attack look quicker than it did in years under Warzycha.
- Ricardo Huerta@ricardohuertaaView photoCurrently. #soccer #dcunited #YAS
- Ben Dettmar@OlympicsProf#Crew96 going to be good on road this season. Keep ball, quick on break, Jairo playing on last man, Trapp protecting D, Pipa pulling strings
- Sam Fahmi@Studio79could he have put his studs any higher on Trapp??? #Crew96
- Tomas Quintana@TomasCentury21View photo
- Daniel Karell@DanielKarellI wonder if there will be any subs coming on soon. Maybe someone in central midfield. #Crew96
- Joshua Barbieri@JoshuaBarbieri#DCU were getting on in-swingers that's a major improvement
- 67'MLewis Neal (D.C. United) is shown the yellow card.
- cptsyntax@cptsyntaxView photoVamos United! #mls #dcunited #futbol #soccer #goal
- Tricia Katebini, CPA@starzskymoonAlso how many fouls will Columbus' coach allow? #DCU
- Joshua Barbieri@JoshuaBarbieri#DCU good sub Ben
- Matt Sliko@mattslikoNick DeLeon is buckets better than he was last time. And he's fit too. #DCU
- Avery Jessa@averyjessaView photoUnited! #dcunited #dc #soccer
- Matt Bernhardt@bernhardtsoccer#DCU have found a way back into this one in the second half. Not dominating, but look more like a team playing at home.
- 63'F#10Federico Higuaín (Columbus Crew SC) is shown the yellow card.
- 63'MLewis NealM#18Nick DeLeon
- DC United WUFC@DCUnitedWUFCThat was the stupidest fall I've ever seen. And I saw it live and in person. #DCU -T
- Abram in 4-bits@MindOfAbramEJ's level of play is directly proportional to his hair color. Why is he no longer blonde? #DCU
- Daniel Karell@DanielKarellTerrific work rate from Waylon Francis tonight. #Crew96
- Bill Fecher@wubuf#Crew96 arrieta does not look comfortable taking a man on with ball at his feet.
- Ted Compton@TCompton#DCU has better players this time around, but its obvious they haven't melded yet.
- MB@bearintheburghClark is a much better distributor than GBaum. Definite upgrade in that sense. #Crew96
- Bob O'Shaughnessy@oshaughnessyClark better be careful or he will end up starting quarterback for the Browns. #Crew96
- Tedium0713@Tedium0713I so hope Ben pulled a Jurgen in that locker room. #DCvCLB
- Mary@maggiebez4It's weird watching the crew without marshall in back. #Crew96
- Matt Sliko@mattslikoI don't like Espindola being wide like that. #DCU
- massivenewalbany@massiveNAWho the hell is Hegween? #crew96
- Tedium0713@Tedium0713Eddie is pissed! #DCvCLB
- Ben Ferree@bferree12Shocked that wasn't a caution on Higuain. #Crew96
- Darbs@tokenliberalHamid with the double dribble. #Crew96
- Tedium0713@Tedium0713First an almost goal, then poor Hamid drops the ball (literally). #DCvCLB
- les.a.lee.lo@bacupoffM3Get these headers on target #dcunited.
- Tedium0713@Tedium0713This is why we have Eddie!!! #DCvCLB
- Josh Johnston@RunJoshRunJust going to assume the first 45' of the Berhalter era will be indicative of the rest of the season. Where do I get Cup tickets? #Crew96
- Astroheader@AstroheaderPretty sure I am literally the only manager in my fantasy league who does not have Higuain as my captain. #Crew96
- Mike Sheils@sheilsonsportsAfter review, the 1st goal appeared onside to me. The PK call was questionable. Only chance for #DCU: better execution (obvs,) calm demeanor
- Adam Jardy@AdamJardyWaylon Francis was down and seemingly in a lot of pain but he pops back up once play stops. #Crew96
- Davin Lassiter@MisterLassiterThe most dangerous lead is 2-0. "So you're saying there's a chance..." #DCU
- Ted Compton@TComptonI'm not sure if "2-0" is the most dangerous lead in soccer if you're a fan of the team with the goose egg. #DCU
- Ata Dizdar@ata_dizdarSecond half begins. Don't think #dcu can pull it back. But surprise me.
- David Hillshafer@HillshaferI feel like I went back in time to last season. #DCUnited
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- Brett Stewart@Stewz26First half was solid. Have to keep it up now. #Crew96
- Eduardo Mendez@Mendez_FCLuis Silva playing entirely too deep. #DCU
- Trey Hayes@iboffdaheezieView photoBright lights #DCUnited #RFKStadium
- Matthew Eide@mattheweideFirst half thoughts: Eddie Johnson is here for the paycheck, and can't be bothered to make ANY effort. #dcu
- Michael Battle@RealMikeBattleThe players are improved. Hate to think the coaching might not be. #dcu
- Adriana Reyes@aer7View photoMarch 8th: D.C. United home opener! #dcunited #DCU #mls
- Tom Bowden@tomfbowdenLove what I saw from #Crew96 in the first half. Connecting passes, linking forward, a desire to go to goal.
- D.C. United@dcunitedView photoShe said YES! Congrats! #DCU
- Drew Olsen@DrewJOlsenView photo
- MB@bearintheburghNeed Jairo to pour in the goals. Wouldn't expect Oduro to score 13 again. #crew96
- Erik Bobbitt@erikBobbittLove the new system. Our touch needs a bit of work, and there's been some scary messiness in the back, but otherwise a great start. #Crew96
- Mike Madden@MikeMaddenThe (totally lost) replacement refs in this #dcu game are a very good argument in favor of labor unions.
- LG@leg_2View photoGreat night for a soccer game! #dcunited
- Tim Froh@TimFroh#DCunited fans could feel a little hard done by - Arrieta's goal may have been offside and the PK foul was soft...BUT both were close.
- David Lopez-Mazariegos@davidalopez21View photoVAMOS UNITED! #Dcunited #openingday # mls #vamosunited
- Tim Froh@TimFrohEnjoyed watching Josh Miller's overlapping runs along the right side in the #DCvCLB match. Beautiful ball to Arrieta on the first goal.
- DC United WUFC@DCUnitedWUFCHalftime, Crew leading 2-0. In case you had forgotten what 2013 felt like. But let's fix it in the second half. #DCU -L
- DC United WUFC@DCUnitedWUFCYou know, the Crew shirts are ugly, but so are the refs'. So, THERE. #DCU -L
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- Casual Life@AmericanCasual1View photo
- Sean W.@GoaldotSeanTwo first-half goals allowed at home to Columbus. Same old DC United? #DCvCLB
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- Daniel Karell@DanielKarellTwo minutes of stoppage time. Francis bangs knees (I think) with EJ and he’s still on the ground. Looks bad. #Crew96
- Darbs@tokenliberalEddie Johnson is in mid-season form on his flops. #Crew96
- Nick Wagner@NickySwagz71The refs have a reaction time of 40 seconds. #DCUvCLB
- Daniel Karell@DanielKarellWaylon Francis thought, why not, and let one fly. He probably shouldn’t do that again. Still 2-0 Crew, 45th minute. #Crew96
- Sting@maijinstinghad to move to the upper bowl to enjoy the game. Couple cats behind me with drums that have no musical talent or rhythm banging off key #DCU
- KC Williamson@KC_Williamson13A yellow for wining the ball??!! #Crew96
- Avery David Chapman@averychapman_View photo#dcunited�
- 43'M#6Wil Trapp (Columbus Crew SC) is shown the yellow card.
- Matt Sliko@mattslikoWe need creation. Who? Don't know. But we need them. #DCU
- Larry W. Johnson@HelltownBeerWith a lead a lot more comfortable with Jimenez in there at the right midfield spot then I would be with Oduro. #Crew96
- Brandon Chiarmonte@BChiarmonteView photo
- Tom Mathers@mentorredGreat start by the Crew. Convinced Arrieta would have missed that chance last season. #crew96
- 39'M#12Tony Tchani (Columbus Crew SC) is shown the yellow card.
- Jeffrey Schwarzkopf@JeffSchwarzkopf#Crew96 looking like a team possessed. I'm loving this match. And that pass and goal by Williams and Arrieta? Simply gorgeous.
- Bob O'Shaughnessy@oshaughnessyWil Trapp is a baller. #Crew96
- Ryan Harris™@ryanharris1990View photo@nielsjakobmye wish you were here bro!!!!! #dcunited #rfkstadium #takebackrfk @dcunited #soccer #futball #dcfc
- Sebastian ARO@ceebass23View photoThis was the most socially acceptable photo #dcunited #futbol
- 27'0 - 2F#10GOAL: Federico Higuaín (PK)
- Ben Dettmar@OlympicsProfthank you Mr. Scab Referee! #Crew96
- Connor Turner@ctoverdriveView photo
- Davin Lassiter@MisterLassiterWe conceded! The naysayers are right! The season is doomed! #DCU
- Sergio@surgecView photoIt's deeper than the team, my best memories are at RFK. #dcunited �⚫️⚪️
- Michael Timpe@TimpegooseWilliams has been up and down all day, great pass to get Arrieta going this year. That's a really big goal for him. #Crew96
- District Ultras@district_ultrasView photo#districtultras #lanorte #dcu #dcunited #ultras #screamingeagles #tifo Thank you, Clyde.
- Nelson Vasconcelos@nvasconcelosTurned on MLS Live on my Roku. Literally the first 15 seconds of MLS I've watched this season involved #DCU allowing a goal. Perfect.
- Matt Bernhardt@bernhardtsoccerWilliams, Jimenez and Arrieta each played only one touch on that build-up. Fluid. #crew96
- UnitedMania.com@dcunitedmaniaView photoSadly it's the #crew who celebrate first. VAMOS #DCU @dcunited
- Adam Jardy@AdamJardyIt's hard to understate how big of a goal that might be for Arrieta after the struggle that was last season. #Crew96
- scot@hangthadjThat was a fantastic goal. Williams has been great and Jairo needs to be scoring goals this season. #Crew96
- Mike Cornell@mcornellTHERE IT IS! White kits be dammed! #Crew96
- Amy Bernhardt@amy_lauraJAIRO!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! #Crew96
- 18'0 - 1FGOAL: Jairo Arrieta
- Julia Salem@broomstickwView photo#dcunited #hereforthebeer
- Ben Ferree@bferree12Arrieta complaining about the refs, a sign #crew96 are back
- Adam Jardy@AdamJardyBerhalter sat down for a second a moment ago for the first time tonight. #Crew96
- Mark Bernhardt@mbernhardt6I don't like seeing Clark make such quick distribution of the ball on the ground with so many DC players around. #Crew96
- FC Nordecke 96@FCnordecke96Josh Williams has been getting forward and finding space, but his crosses have not been too effective. #Crew96
- Randy Ulinski@RandyUlinskiLove seeing the fullbacks playing up so much. #Crew96
- Jeff@je7f#dcu looks like we're playing the Columbus Coronas.
- Lilly@lillianf21View photoSports! #DCUnited #homeopener #soccer
- Adam Jardy@AdamJardy#crew96 outside backs are pushing way up. Trapp ends up looking like CB with Parkhurst on left and Gonzalez on right.
- Aaron Stollar@aaronstolEJ is gesticulating about the lack of service from #DCU. If you had min 11, game 1 in the pool, YOU WIN!
- Lauren Balog Wright@laurenbwrightView photoEnjoying the winnings of my happy hour raffle and saw @markwysocki! #dcunited
- Adam Jardy@AdamJardyTrapp has dropped back a lot so far and almost looked like a central defender alongside Parkhurst. #Crew96
- Thomas Floyd@thomasfloyd10Nice dummy run by Arnaud there to take away a defender and give Franklin better options in the box. Final ball was just a hair away. #DCU
- Trejago@GreatPainHow long before Espindola and Johnson start fighting with each other about not passing? #DCUvCLB
- D.C. United@dcunitedView photoBarra is ready to bounce! #dcu #itallstartshere
- Drew Olsen@DrewJOlsenView photo
- Mark Bernhardt@mbernhardt6Feels like first game jitters right now. Hope we can settle in soon. #Crew96
- Cody Sharrett@CodySharrettI know it's only a few minutes in, but it seems like #Crew96 is working frantically. Need to calm it down, settle in.
- Matt Bernhardt@bernhardtsoccer#crew96 starting to try and play possession game around the field
- Tomas Quintana@TomasCentury21View photo
- Matthew Doyle@MLS_AnalystNice of @AlexiLalas to finally fix the DirecTV signal.
- Jacob B.@MLSAtheistNo offense to Chad Barson but I never understood why there was a question of who started at RB for Columbus. Josh Williams is good. #DCUvCLB
- AnnaLee Emmons@annalee_eView photoDC Uuuuuuuunited!
- Brooke Tunstall@YesThatBrookeI've read about Steve Clark in Scandinavia for about 3 years so its nice to finally watch him play and see how good he is. #DCvCLB
- Amy Bernhardt@amy_lauraif only there was someone at the back corner there... #Crew96
- cmjhawk86@cmjhawk86View photoGood to be back. Vamos United! #dcunited
- Julie Kumor@jrkumorDo we blame the raccoons at RFK for the feed issues? #DCvCLB
- Vito D.@vitodsavageView photo*sings* Vamos, Vamos United! Esta noche, tenemos que ganar!!!!! The crowd is hype... the team is hungry. .. lets get this season underway ... #VamosUnited #ThePrideOfDC #TheBeautifulGame #HometownBoy #DCUnited
- Matthew Doyle@MLS_AnalystSomehow I left Nick DeLeon off my list of 2014 Breakout Players. I think he ends up playing his way to next January's USMNT camp. #DCvCLB
- Christan tests Steve Clark early from distance
- Alexi Lalas@AlexiLalasI'd like to watch #DCvCLB but estamos experimentando fallas tecnicas.
- HIGHLIGHTS: D.C. United vs Columbus Crew | March 8, 2014
- Massive317@Massive317##Crew96 in all white tonight. That's a change.
- Thomas Floyd@thomasfloyd10View photoThe 2014 #DCU season is underway.
- Daniel Karell@DanielKarellThe 2014 #Crew96 season is underway!
- TWC SportsChannel OH@TWCSportsOHView photo
- Damian Trusso@guerrillaflixView photo#norontour #crew96 #crewmas
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- Adam Jardy@AdamJardyBen Olsen comes over and embraces Gregg Berhalter after the anthem. #Crew96
- Julia Salem@broomstickwView photo#dcunited
- Yankaaaaaaaa@yankaaaaaaaaView photoDC United season opener #dcunited#dc#rfk#mls#seasonopener#soccer#football
- Rodrigo@rzarodr6View photoChildhood memories let's go #DcUnited #HomeOpener #RFK
- jnr0790@jnr0790View photo#barrabrava #dcunited
- chipnupe@chipnupeView photoDC United home opener. #mls #dcunited #dmv
- D.C. United@dcunitedView photoHere they come! #DCU #itallstartshere
- Major League Soccer@futbolMLSView photo
- tigrshrk@tigrshrkView photoWelcome home. #dcunited
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- jenn rubenstein@jennrubensteinView photomy "view"... haha #dcunited ¡vamos united!
- Bob McMillen@bobmcmillenView photoTalon! #dcunited #screamingeagles
- chazranz@chazranzView photoColumbus till I die. #crew96
- Paul@pasowdView photoFirst MLS game! #DCU #DCUnited #Soccer
- Aaron Katzeman@AaronKatzemanAlmost time for another #Crew96 season! Butterflies starting to kick in.
- Wilson DeSousa@wil12877View photoWe are back!!! Let's go DC United!!! #dcunited #vamosunited #sth #theblackandred #instacollage
- Bruno@brunocampos7View photoGet it, @dcunited! @dcuinsider @mattkabe #dcunited #screamingeagles
- Rhonda Thomasson@mamathomassonView photo#DcUnited #RFK #screamingeagles #happycamper
- Kaitlyn McGoldrick@mcgoldrickkIn DC and in short sleeves for the season opener... this feels absolutely right. #Crew96
- Jack Wallace@passthejackView photo@billhamid pregame warm ups #dcunited #vamosunited
- Alec Gastesi@agastesi6Finally back at Crew stadium! #Crew96
- Cbus@Cbus96Let's go #crew96! Last season opener with the original logo. Make it count!
- Raabitis@raabitisView photoGreat night for #dcunited soccer!
- Brian@kbporterView photoGetting ready to go on pitch for pregame show. #dcunited #vamosunited
- chipnupe@chipnupeView photoColumbus Crew warming up before kickoff of DC United game. #MLS #DCUnited #soccer #futbol
Goals and Assists
Assisted By: Josh Williams, Héctor Jiménez
|27'||Federico Higuaín (PK)|
Assisted By: Justin Meram, Waylon Francis
Reason: Unsporting Behavior
Reason: Unsporting Behavior
Reason: Delaying the restart of play
Reason: Unsporting Behavior
Reason: Time wasting
MLS at RFK Stadium
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