DC United Begins Copa Sudamericana Campaign
Wednesday Night RFK Stadium will host one of the biggest matches of the year to this point involving an MLS club. DC United will host Chivas of Guadalajara in the opening round of the Copa Sudamericana. In March United drew 1-1 with Chivas in the semifinals of the CONCACAF Champions Cup at RFK before losing at Stadio Jalisco 2-1 thanks to a late Chivas goal.
The game will be broadcast nationally on HDNet.
About Kartik Krishnaiyer
A lifelong lover of soccer, the beautiful game, he served from January 2010 until May 2013 as the Director of Communications and Public Relations for the North American Soccer League (NASL).
Raised on the Fort Lauderdale Strikers of the old NASL, Krishnaiyer previously hosted the American Soccer Show on the Champions Soccer Radio Network, the Major League Soccer Talk podcast and the EPL Talk Podcast.
His soccer writing has been featured by several media outlets including The Guardian and The Telegraph. He is the author of the book Blue With Envy about Manchester City FC.
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