MLS Game Summary - D.C. United at New England|
(Saturday, March 26, 2011)
From The Sports Network
Final Score: New England 2, D.C. United 1
Foxborough, MA (Sports Network) - Zach Schilawski and Shalrie Joseph scored in
a nine-minute span of the first half and the New England Revolution edged D.C.
United, 2-1, on Saturday at Gillette Stadium in Major League Soccer.
Schilawski scored in the eighth minute and Joseph added his second goal of the
season in the 17th, sparking New England (1-0-1) to a win in its home opener.
United (1-1-0) got a late goal from Charlie Davies, who leads the league with
three goals after two matches.
New England earned a 1-1 draw the Los Angeles Galaxy on Sunday, and Schilawski
fired the Revolution into an early lead with his first goal of the season less
than 10 minutes into the match.
Joseph converted from the penalty spot in the 17th minute after Pat Phelan was
fouled in the area, and New England held the two-goal advantage until the last
Davies, who scored twice in last week's 3-1 win over the Columbus Crew, scored
a penalty kick the 91st minute, but D.C. couldn't respond again over the final
New England hosts the winless expansion Portland Timbers on April 2 and United
visits the defending MLS Cup champion Colorado Rapids on April 3.
03/26 19:08:40 ET