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US Open Cup: Union vs. DC in photos

Photo by Earl GardnerThe players take the pitch at the Maryland SoccerPlex.

Photo by Earl GardnerThe starting XI for the evening.

Photo by Earl GardnerAmobi Okugo pushes the ball up the field.

Photo by Earl GardnerFreddy Adu moves in to block a pass.

Photo by Earl GardnerLionard Pajoy fends off Daniel Woolard.

Photo by Earl GardnerAmobi Okugo launches the ball up the pitch.

Photo by Earl GardnerRay Gaddis flies high.

Photo by Earl GardnerLionard Pajoy fights for position.

Photo by Earl GardnerMichael Lahoud leaps over Nick DeLeon as Nowak looks on.

Photo by Earl GardnerCarlos place the ball with great precision.

Photo by Earl GardnerJosué Martínez punches through the DC defense.

Photo by Earl GardnerCarlos Valdes helps put the fear of god into the linesman.

Photo by Earl GardnerMichael Lahoud with a pass.

Photo by Earl GardnerMarfan walks away from the scene of the crime.

Photo by Earl GardnerCarlos Valdes is pulled down from behind.

Photo by Earl GardnerZac MacMath makes another save on the night.

Photo by Earl GardnerAmobi celebrates Brian Carroll’s goal.

Photo by Earl GardnerUnion fans rejoice in the quiet excellence that is Brian Carroll.

Photo by Earl GardnerJosué Martínez gets booked.

Photo by Earl GardnerControl was lost by the ref early on, resulting in many scuffles.

Photo by Earl GardnerPeter Nowak gives out instructions as Michael Lahoud comes off the pitch.

Photo by Earl GardnerMichael Farfan was not putting up with any of DC’s shenanigans. 

Photo by Earl GardnerFreddy Adu looks to move the ball.

Photo by Earl GardnerPerry Kitchen and Michael Farfan are separated by the ref who lost control 60 minutes prior.

Photo by Earl GardnerAntoine Hoppenot came out firing and was initially disappointed…

Photo by Earl Gardner…until his shot hit the back of the net.

Photo by Earl GardnerThe team celebrates the go-ahead goal…

Photo by Earl Gardner…as the Union fans rage in their faux River End.

Photo by Earl GardnerZac MacMath goes up for a late save.

Photo by Earl GardnerLate chaos in front of the goal resulted 2 red cards.

Photo by Earl GardnerMarfan is brought down by Marcelo Saragosa.

Photo by Earl GardnerThe team comes by to thank all the fans who made the long weeknight trip to watch the Union beat DC United.

For additional photos please check out Earl Gardner’s Flickr page.

4 Comments

  1. Looking forward to Farfan vs. Kitchen round 2 in 9 days. PS, those red DC kits are AWFUL.

  2. was macmath making a save or creating a new version of tjhe tebow?

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