Notes & Quotes: D.C. United 2 Ã¢ÂÂ 1 New York City FC
D.C. United: Chris Seitz; Brendon Hines-Ike, Frederic Brillant; Joseph Mora, Tony Alfaro (88' Andy Najar); Junior Moreno, Russell Canouse, Edison Flores, Yamil Asad (74' Adrien Perez), Julian Gressel; Erik Sorga (75' Nigel Robertha)
SUBS UNUSED: Jon Kempin; Kimarni Smith, Griffin Yow, Moses Nyeman, Jacob Greene
New York City FC: Sean Johnson; Anton Tinnerholm, Maxime Chanot, Alexander Callens (71' Alfredo Morales), Gudmundur Thorarinsson (71' Malte Amundsen); James Sands, Keaton Parks, Maxi Moralez; Ismael Tajouri-Shradi (71' Andres Jasson), Valentin Castellanos, Jesus Medina
SUBS UNUSED: Luis Barraza, Chris Gloster, Sebastien Ibeagha, Tayvon Gray, Nicolas Acevedo, Vuk Latinovich
15' - NYC - Valentin Castellanos (Assisted by: Anton Tinnerholm)
39' - DC - Brendon Hines-Ike (Assisted by: Junior Moreno)
44' - DC - Russell Canouse (Assisted by: Julian Gressel)
9' - DC - Frederic Brillant - Yellow Card
74' - NYC - Valentin Castellanos - Yellow Card
77' - DC - Julian Gressel - Yellow Card
82' - NYC - Anton Tinnerholm - Yellow Card
New York City FC Head Coach Ronny Delia:
On the result...
"It was not even close to the performances we've had lately. It was a step back...overall a disappointing day. We can be better than this."
New York City FC Goalkeeper Sean Johnson
On the team's performance...
"Collectively today, it wasn't good enough. We have to be honest with ourselves. After the first goal I thought we did alright, but just little things we have to get right in games. We lost our discipline and got away from the way we wanted to play...it's a game we have to learn from if we're going to move forward and achieve things because it simply wasn't good enough today."
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