HARRISON, N.J.- Y el tetracampeón se hizo sentir.
D.C. United despachó de los Playoffs al New York Red Bulls gracias a la victoria 1-0 en el Red Bull Arena, y el 2-1 en el marcador global, en uno de los partidos más dramáticos de Liguilla que se haya visto en los últimos años.
Editors note: The following is a letter from MLS Commissioner Don Garber regarding Wednesday evening's postponement of the New Yok-D.C. United playoff match.
To: MLS Fans
I want to apologize to all of our fans who were impacted by our decision last night to postpone the New York Red Bulls v D.C. United playoff game at Red Bull Arena. Many of you made great sacrifices to attend the game and we let you down.
Going into a hostile environment without one of your best defenders could prove costly for most clubs. But in the process of clinching a spot in the Eastern Conference Championship on Wednesday night, the Houston Dynamo showed off their depth.
Without starting centerback Jermaine Taylor, out due to a left knee injury, manager Dominic Kinnear turned to Andre Hainault to fill the void and the Canadian international came through in the face of immense pressure from No. 1 seed Sporting Kansas City.