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DC United’s Slide Continues

May 10, 2013 2 Comments

The somber mood at Ben Oslen’s press conference explained all one needed to know about the state of the Black and Red after the team’s 4-0 loss to visiting the Houston Dynamo on Wednesday night.  The head coach, media, and team official’s body language and words treaded in an unknown abyss as their seemed to […]

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Back to Square One…DC United 2 : Philadelphia Union 3

Apr 22, 2013 Comments Off on Back to Square One…DC United 2 : Philadelphia Union 3

The difference between winning and losing any can be be the finest of lines.  But when you’re playing in a must win situation against an emerging rival with whom you’ve shared a bucket of bad blood, that line can seem slimmer than normal. Such was the case for DC United on Sunday evening as three […]

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DC United’s Fortitude is Questioned

Apr 15, 2013 Comments Off on DC United’s Fortitude is Questioned

Sporting seasons at times can be rather cruel. Injuries, inconsistent play, suspensions, and chemistry (or lack there of) can make any win the hardest to come by for a team.  Through the first five games of the season it could certainly be said that all of these factors have contributed in one way or another […]

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DC United Continues its Dominance of RSL

Mar 10, 2013 1 Comment

In sports, early season games can often be rusty affairs full of inconsistencies and errors that result in bogged down dogfights between opponents.  These games don’t necessarily display excellence in play, but they still find a way to create drama and intensity as each side scrapes to claim the decisive moment that will ensure victory. […]

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Covering DC United vs Real Salt Lake

Mar 09, 2013 2 Comments

The 2013 MLS season is under way and sports-glutton.com is proud to announce that we’ll be back on the field with what we hope will be season long coverage of our current hometown team DC United. Starting with tonight’s game against visiting Real Salt Lake look for your’s truly on the sidelines photographing all the […]

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Americans Finally Embracing “The Beautiful Game”

Dec 14, 2012 11 Comments

For as long as I can remember, soccer, or as it’s more widely known across the world as football, was a sport that your parents signed you up to play when you were a kid. After youth soccer, that was it. Sure, we all know people who pursued soccer much further into high school and […]

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Less than Perfect is Still Good Enough for Real Salt Lake

May 06, 2012 3 Comments

Amid wind driven chilly conditions on Saturday night, Real Salt Lake once again defended its home pitch this season in dramatic fashion with a 2:1 win over the visiting New England Revolution. The victory gave RSL a 5-1-0 record at home this season and kept the team tied with the San Jose Earthquake atop the […]

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