Striding Through

Because a life well lived always finds the right pace

Doom and Gloom United?

Did anyone see that game on Saturday night? I hesitate to use the proper soccer term of “match” because clearly DC United was no match for its opposition, the Kansas City Wizards.  Simply put it was butt-ugly.

Don’t take my word for it. Watch here.

Many of my fellow United fans will say, “it’s early, relax.” And they may be right. But that was such a comprehensively bad performance it’s hard to feel much hope at all for the coming season, not after two bad seasons already in a row. Add to that the loss of Clyde Simms to a hamstring injury during the game, and there’s no doubt, this team is in a giant hole after just one game.

Maybe this was just one howler. Or, maybe we’ve got a long season ahead. I’ll be there next week, hoping for something better vs. New England at RFK.  If nothing else, the Black and Red have much to prove.


One response to “Doom and Gloom United?

  1. Pingback: News Flash: DC United is still really bad « Striding Through

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