For D.C. United the spot in the 2014 MLS Cup playoffs is secure. The 0-0 draw last Saturday against Sporting Kansas City did the trick.
United knew the challenge was formidable: win by three or more goals in order to advance.
If D.C. United can turn belief into goals, then the Black and Red will make it through to their sixth MLS Cup appearance.
In a high intensity deciding match that included a red card on each side, Nick DeLeon finally scored the game’s first goal in the 88th minute to put D.C. United up for good, 1-0.