MLS Game Summary - D.C. United at New England|
(Saturday, May 24, 2014)
From The Sports Network
Final Score: New England 2, D.C. United 1
Foxborough, MA (SportsNetwork.com) - Diego Fagundez scored one goal and
assisted on another to propel the New England Revolution to a 2-1 win over
D.C. United at Gillette Stadium on Saturday.
The win extends New England's winning streak five games, while Patrick
Mullins, who netted the opener for the Revs, has scored in four successive
Fabian Espindola had United level with his sixth goal of the campaign in the
73rd minute, but Fagundez netted the winner four minutes later.
A cautious first half that saw few chances gave way to a lively affair in the
second half, with Mullins breaking the deadlock in the 55th when he fired a
loose ball into the roof of the net after some good work from Fagundez.
Cristian Fernandez set up the equalizer with a cross that picked out
Espindola, who entered the game 13 minutes earlier and fired home the tying
But the home side restored its advantage four minutes later with Fagundez
scoring on a cross from Teal Bunbury.
United was reduced to 10 men eight minutes from time when Eddie Johnson kicked
out at New England's Kelyn Rowe, earning himself a straight red card.
However, the win wasn't safe until the closing moments as substitute Steve
Neumann had to clear a header from Cristian off the goal line to preserve the
05/24 21:49:46 ET