D.C. United Lose 2-0 to New York City FC
D.C. United 0 (4-2-2, 14 points) v. New York City FC 2 (1-1-5, 8 points)
2019 MLS Regular Season
April 21, 2019 - Audi Field, Washington, DC
Chris Durkin started his second consecutive game for the Black-and-Red.
Leonardo Jara returned to the starting XI after picking up a shoulder injury against Montreal on April 9.
Zoltán Stieber made a substitute appearance in the 70th minute; his first appearance since starting against Montreal on April 9.
Opposition have failed to score on Bill Hamid in two penalty attempts; the first was a save against LAFC on April 6.
United Homegrown Griffin Yow made his MLS debut as a stoppage time substitute; he was the youngest player to make an MLS appearance this year (16 years, 6 months, 27 days).
United are 4-5-2 against NYC all time.
The Black-and-Red went 0-1-1 against NYCFC in the 2019 MLS Regular Season.
The Black-and-Red are 4-2-2 in 2019.
D.C. United are 2-2-1 at Audi Field in 2019.
The Black-and-Red wore the Parley jerseys in conjuction with MLS' Greener Goals month.
D.C. United Lineup:
Bill Hamid; Paul Arriola (Griffin Yow 90'+2'), Steven Birnbaum, Frédéric Brillant, Leonardo Jara; Chris Durkin, Júnior Moreno; Ulises Segura (Zoltán Stieber 70'), Luciano Acosta, Lucas Rodriíguez (Quincy Amarikwa 85'); Wayne Rooney
Unused Substitutes: Akeem Ward, Chris Seitz, Donovan Pines, Jalen Robinson
New York City FC Lineup:
Sean Johnson, James Sands, Maxime Chanot, Alexander Callens, Alexander Ring, Ebenezer Ofori, Anton Tinnerholm, Ronald Matarrita, Héber (Jesús Medina 63'), Maximiliano Moralez (Sebastien Ibeagha 90'+2'), Alexandru Mitrita (Jonathan Lewis 48')
Unused Substitutes: Ben Sweat, Tony Rocha, Keaton Parks, Brad Stuver
Referee: Allen Chapman
Assistant Referees: Jeremy Hanson, Nick Uranga
Fourth Official: Marcos DeOliviera
VAR: Daniel Radford AVAR: Jeff Muschik
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