DeRo and the Revolution

Now More Than Ever!!

We must stand behind the team during this critical juncture. Having just learned that we will be without our captain due to WCQ thuggery and with our playoff hopes on the line, it is time to provide our side with an edge at home and on the road.

This Saturday’s match will be an emotional one to be sure, with a moment of silence to mark the passing of a special soccer pioneer, Betty D’Anjolell and the induction of Ben Olsen to join her in the Hall of Tradition.

DC United vs. New England Revolution
Saturday, Sept. 15th

RFK Stadium

So please spread the word and get your orders into Nicole at


Not only is the match on Saturday against the Revolution laden with all sorts of playoff permutations, but it will be chock full of special events. This is one match you DO NOT want to be late getting into the stadium for!!

Pre-game/Ceremony timeline:

6:40 PM – 7:15 PM Team Warm-ups

7:15 PM – Dwayne DeRosario recognition for 100 MLS Goals scored; currently #  7 All-Time.

NOTE: Dwayne will also head over to all Supporter’s Groups to greet and thank them for their support immediately afterwards.

7:27 PM – Moment of Silence and Memorium for Betty D’Anjollel – Club’s Exec. Vice President from 1995 founding – 1998 and also member of Club’s Hall of Tradition who passed away earlier this week

7:32 PM – Hall of Tradition Induction for Ben Olsen; D.C. United Player from 1998-2009

7:38 PM – Kick-off

Join the Tailgate Crew

We will have more details on the tailgate tomorrow, but we wanted to send out a call to arms!

Thea says she could use your help and you don’t even need to have the special skills and cutting chops that Chris displays game in and game out. She could just use a few extra hands (and smiles), so drop her a note at

PPL Park will become RFK North Again

Over 100 supporters have already signed up for the PHILLY INVASION II and you don’t even have to wait for Saturday’s tailgate to jump on the THREE FREE buses! There’s still plenty of room for you and some buddies, so bring ‘em along for the ride.

Jimi would be happy to reserve your seat and/or ticket for what could be the make or break match next Thursday, so send him a missive at

Thanks to All Who are Coming

Our SE foursomes are full this year, but you are more than welcome to come out and bid on many of the fab prizes at the 18 Holes for Nicole Charity Golf Tourney on Sunday.

Hope Solo, USA MNT and Argentina signed jerseys are just a few of the auction items!

Before You Know it

T-shirt weather will be gone and October will be upon us!

However, that is not going to slow us down. Not only will we have the opportunity to have a real Oktoberfest, but we also have a bunch of great activities to participate in! One of the highlight will be mid-month as CAUSE (Community Action Uniting Screaming Eagles) takes part in back-to-back days in Arlington:

Mason Mile and Family Fun Day
Saturday October 13th
FREE with optional donations
2300 Key Blvd
Arlington, VA
9am – Noon

8K for Kicks
Sunday, October 14, 2012, 8:00am
Arlington, VA
Registration: $35 – PLEASE SELECT UNITED FOR D.C.
Perks: Dry fit t-shirt, Weekly U4DC Team Raffle for prizes, post race festival

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