DC United eased past Chicago Fire in a 1-0 victory on Friday at Audi Field. After today’s result, DC United are in 7th place on the table and has 6 points while Chicago Fire sit in 13th with 1 point after 6 matches.
DC United took the lead, with Flores giving DC United the lead after only 7 minutes, finalising the first half 1-0. Both teams struggled to produce anything meaningful in the second half, leaving the final score at 1-0.
For DC United, Arriola, Felipe Martins, Asad and Kamara, came on for Julian Gressel, Skundrich, Perez and Flores. Chicago Fire brought on Javier Casas, Herbers, Collier, Offor and Bornstein, to replace Giménez, Omsberg, Gutierrez, Berić and Navarro.
There were bookings for Hines-Ike and Julian Gressel from DC United. For Chicago Fire, Omsberg, Frankowski and Herbers saw yellow.
|DC United:||Kempin, Brillant, Alfaro, Najar, Nyeman, Moreno, Skundrich (Felipe Martins, min.75), Hines-Ike, Julian Gressel (Arriola, min.75), Perez (Asad, min.85) and Flores (Kamara, min.89)|
|Chicago Fire:||Bobby Shuttleworth, Calvo, Omsberg (Herbers, min.60), Navarro (Bornstein, min.81), Sekulić, Pineda, Giménez (Javier Casas, min.46), Gutierrez (Collier, min.60), Medrán, Frankowski and Berić (Offor, min.79)|
|Goals:||Flores (1-0, min. 7)|