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D.C. United to Kick Off Season This Weekend at RFK

by Andrew Ramonas — March 6, 2015 at 1:50 pm 0

D.C. United fans (Photo via Facebook/D.C. United)

Major League Soccer will return to the area this weekend, as D.C. United opens its 2015 season at RFK Stadium.

The opening match against Montreal Impact is set to kick off at 3 p.m. tomorrow. Food trucks D.C. Slices, Holy Crepes and Bad Bing D.C. will be on hand for tailgaters in Lot 8 before the game. Bud Light, Heineken, Strongbow and Tecate will be for sale in the parking lot.

The temperature should reach a high of 45 degrees, as sunny skies prevail Saturday, according to the National Weather Service.

Tickets run from $30 to $65. They can be purchased online or at the stadium.

Under head coach Ben Olsen, D.C. United picked up 17 wins, nine losses and eight draws in MLS play last season, advancing to the playoffs. There, the team fell to the New York Red Bulls in the Eastern Conference semifinals.

Montreal Impact, a D.C. United Eastern Conference rival, had six wins, 18 losses and 10 draws last season.

Photo via Facebook/D.C. United

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