List of D.C. United records and statistics
D.C. United is an American professional soccer club based in Washington, D.C.. The club was founded in 1995 as an inaugural Major League Soccer franchise, and began play in 1996. The club currently plays in MLS.
This list encompasses the major honors won by D.C. United, records set by the franchise, their head coaches and their players, and details the club's North American performances. The player records section includes details of the club's leading goalscorers and those who have made most appearances in first-team competitions. It also records notable achievements by United players on the international stage. Attendance records at Robert F. Kennedy Memorial Stadium, the club's home stadium since 1995, are also included in the list.
- 1 Honors
- 2 Player records
- 3 Head coaching records
- 4 Club records
- 5 Continental statistics
- 6 References
D.C. United have won honors both domestically and in CONCACAF competitions. The team has won the MLS Cup and the MLS Supporters' Shield four times, the most championships and premierships, respectively, of any Major League Soccer franchise. Additionally, in domestic play, United has won two U.S. Open Cup titles. United is one of only two MLS sides to win a CONCACAF competition, winning the CONCACAF Champions' Cup in 1998. The last major title the club won was the Open Cup in 2013. In terms of league play, their last league premiership was in 2007, and their last league championship was in 2004.
- MLS Cup
- MLS Supporters' Shield
- MLS Eastern Conference postseason
- MLS Eastern Conference regular season
- U.S. Open Cup
- Carolina Challenge Cup
- Competitive, professional matches only, appearances as substitutes in brackets.
|#||Name||Years||MLS||U.S. Open Cup||MLS Cup||CONCACAF||Total|
|1||Moreno, JaimeJaime Moreno||1996–2002
|2||Olsen, BenBen Olsen||1998–2009||221 (21)||?||22||?||221|
|3||Namoff, BryanBryan Namoff||2001–2010||195 (?)||?||?||?||195|
|4||Etcheverry, MarcoMarco Etcheverry||1996–2003||191 (11)||?||23||?||191|
|5||Simms, ClydeClyde Simms||2005–2012||171 (?)||?||?||?||171|
|6||Williams, RichieRichie Williams||1996–2000, 2002||169 (?)||?||?||?||169|
|7||Quaranta, SantinoSantino Quaranta||2001–2006, 2008–||148 (?)||?||?||?||148|
|8||Pope, EddieEddie Pope||1996–2002||143 (3)||?||23||?||143|
|9||Agoos, JeffJeff Agoos||1996–2000||135 (4)||?||23||?||135|
|10||Gómez, ChristianChristian Gómez||2004–2007, 2009||124 (11)||?||11||?||124|
- League = Major League Soccer regular season
- Cup = U.S. Open Cup
- Playoff = MLS Cup Playoffs
- Continental = CONCACAF Champions League, North American SuperLiga, Copa Interamericana and Copa Sudamericana
- Competitive, professional matches only, appearances including substitutes appear in brackets.
|1||Moreno, JaimeJaime Moreno||1996–2002
|2||Gómez, ChristianChristian Gómez||2004–07
|3||Díaz Arce, RaúlRaúl Díaz Arce||1996–97
|4||Emilio, LucianoLuciano Emilio||2007–09||41||3||0||11||55|
|5||Lassiter, RoyRoy Lassiter||1998–99
|6||Etcheverry, MarcoMarco Etcheverry||1996–2002||34||1||3||2||40|
|7||Olsen, BenBen Olsen||1998–2009||29||0||2||3||34|
|8||Pontius, ChrisChris Pontius||2009–||28||1||0||2||31|
|9||Quaranta, SantinoSantino Quaranta||2001–06
|10||Eskandarian, AleckoAlecko Eskandarian||2003–06||20||0||4||1||24|
|11||Sanneh, TonyTony Sanneh||1996–98||14||0||6||1||21|
- Regular season
- Jaime Moreno (131)
- Christian Gomez (45)
- Raul Diaz Arce (44)
- Luciano Emilio (41)
- Roy Lassiter (36)
- Marco Etcheverry (34)
- Ben Olsen (29)
- Santino Quaranta (24)
- Alecko Eskandarian (20)
- Abdul Thompson Conteh (15)
- US Open Cup
- Jaime Moreno (13)
- Abdul Thomspon Conten (5)
- Raul Diaz Arce (5)
- Christian Gomez (4)
- Eddie Pope (4)
- Chris Albright (4)
- Thabiso Khumalo (4)
- Jamil Walker (3)
- Branko Boskovic (3)
- Luciano Emilio (3)
- Fred (3)
- Santino Quaranta (3)
- MLS Cup Playoffs
- Jaime Moreno (12)
- Raul Diaz Arce (8)
- Roy Lassiter (7)
- Tony Sanneh (6)
- Alecko Eskandarian (4)
- Marco Etcheverry (3)
- Christian Gomez (3)
- Ben Olsen (2)
- Roy Wegerle (2)
- Richie Williams (2)
- Steve Rammel (2)
- CONCACAF Champions League & Continental competitions
- Luciano Emilio (9)
- Christian Gomez (8)
- Roy Lassiter (7)
- Jamie Moreno (6)
- AJ Wood (3)
- Eddie Pope (2)
- Fred (2)
- Rod Dyachenko (2)
- Francis Doe (2)
- Marco Etcheverry (2)
- Chris Pontius (2)
MLS Best XI
- Marco Etcheverry: (1996), (1997), (1998), (1999)
- Jeff Agoos: (1997), (1999)
- Eddie Pope: (1997), (1998)
- Jaime Moreno: (1997), (1999), (2004), (2005), (2006)
- Ryan Nelsen: (2003), (2004)
- Christian Gómez: (2005), (2006), (2007)
- Troy Perkins: (2006)
- Bobby Boswell: (2006), (2014)
- Ben Olsen: (2007)
- Luciano Emilio: (2007)
- Dwayne De Rosario: (2011)
- Chris Pontius: (2012)
- Bill Hamid: (2014)
- Most Valuable Player: Marco Etcheverry (1998), Christian Gomez (2006), Luciano Emilio (2007), Dwayne De Rosario (2011)
- Coach of the Year: Bruce Arena (1997), Ben Olsen (2014)
- Defender of the Year: Eddie Pope (1997), Bobby Boswell (2006)
- Goalkeeper of the Year: Troy Perkins (2006), Bill Hamid (2014)
- Golden Boot: Jaime Moreno (1997), Luciano Emilio (2007), Dwayne De Rosario (2011)
- Newcomer of the Year: Luciano Emilio (2007)
- Rookie of the Year: Ben Olsen (1998), Andy Najar (2010)
Head coaching records
See also: List of D.C. United head coaches
- First head coach and longest serving head coach: Bruce Arena (coached the team for 131 games, from January 1996 to October 1998)
- First match and first league match: San Jose Clash 1–0 D.C. United, the opening match of the 1996 Major League Soccer season, April 6, 1996.
- First U.S. Open Cup match: D.C. United 2–0 Carolina Dynamo, quarterfinals, September 4, 1996.
- First North American match: D.C. United 1–0 United Petrotrin, CONCACAF Champions' Cup, quarterfinals, August 12, 1997.
- First MLS Cup match: MetroStars 3–2 D.C. United, conference semifinals, September 24, 1996.
- Record MLS regular season win:
- Record away MLS regular season win:
- Record U.S. Open Cup win: 8–0 against New Jersey Stallions, Second round, June 27, 2001
- Record MLS Cup win:
- Record MLS regular season defeat:
- Record MLS Cup defeat:
- Record U.S. Open Cup defeat:
- 0–3 against Chicago Fire, September 3, 2006
Record by season
- PR = Preliminary Round
- GS = Group Stage
- R16 = Round of 16
- QF = Quarterfinals
- SF = Semifinals
- CM = Consolation Match
- F = Final
- A ^ : Played in a one-leg series
Record by competition
Matches that went into a penalty kick shootout are counted as draws in this table.
|CONCACAF Champions' Cup||26||13||6||7||46||35|
|CONCACAF Champions League||15||4||4||7||19||23|
|CONCACAF Giants Cup||4||3||0||1||7||4|
|North American SuperLiga||7||1||1||5||6||12|
- CONCACAF Champions League and Champions Cup results sourced to: Torres, Steven. "CONCACAF Champions Cup and Champions League History". CONCACAF. Retrieved 13 July 2011.
- CONCACAF Champions League player statistics sourced to:
- D.C. United player statistics prior to 2009 sourced to:
- Major League Soccer statistics sourced to: Goodwin, Jeremy. "USA 1996". Rec.Sport.Soccer Statistics Foundation. Retrieved 14 July 2011.
- North American SuperLiga statistics soucred to: "SuperLiga Statistics". Soccer United Marketing. Retrieved 16 July 2011.
- "History & Tradition". D.C. United. Retrieved 14 July 2011.
- "All-Time MLS Regular Season Appearances". D.C. United. Retrieved 15 July 2011.
- "Statistics: Overall Regular Season Goals". Major League Soccer. DCUnited.com. Retrieved September 20, 2011.
- Hikala, Josh. "U.S. Open Cup Goalscoring Leaders". United States Soccer Federation. TheCup.us. Retrieved September 20, 2011.
- "Statistics: Overall Postseason Goals". Major League Soccer. DCUnited.com. Retrieved September 20, 2011.
- "Award Winners & All-Stars". D.C. United. 2009. Archived from the original on April 8, 2009. Retrieved June 30, 2009.
- Blum, Ronald (1 June 2002). "Bruce Arena: America's funny, caustic World Cup coach". Associated Press. Enquirer. Retrieved 14 July 2011.
- "1996 US Open Cup results". TheCup.us. Retrieved 14 July 2011.
- "2001 Lamar Hunt United States Open Cup". U.S. Open Cup. Retrieved 16 July 2011.
- "1997 Schedule". D.C. United. Retrieved 16 July 2011.
- "2005 Postseason Schedule". D.C. United. Retrieved 16 July 2011.
- "Report: D.C. United 0-3 Chicago Fire". Major League Soccer. Archived from the original on 16 July 2011. Retrieved 16 July 2011.
- D.C. United score is given first in each result.
- D.C. United qualified for the 1997 Champions' Cup by winning the 1996 MLS Cup.
- D.C. United qualified for the 1998 Champions' Cup by winning the 1997 MLS Cup.
- D.C. United qualified for the 1998 Copa Interamericana by winning the 1998 CONCACAF Champions' Cup.
- D.C. United qualified for the 1999 Champions' Cup by finishing runners-up in the 1998 MLS Cup.
- D.C. United qualified for the 2000 Champions' Cup by winning the 1999 MLS Cup.
- D.C. United qualified for the 2001 Giants Cup having the highest average attendance during the 2001 MLS season.
- D.C. United qualified for the 2002 Champions' Cup by finishing runners-up in the CONCACAF Giants Cup.
- D.C. United qualified for the 2005 Champions' Cup by winning the 2004 MLS Cup.
- D.C. United earned an invitation to play in the 2005 Copa Sudamericana by finishing in the semifinals of the 2005 CONCACAF Champions' Cup.
- D.C. United qualified for the 2007 Champions' Cup by winning the 2006 MLS Supporters' Shield.
- D.C. United qualified for the 2007 SuperLiga by invitation.
- D.C. United earned an invitation to play in the 2007 Copa Sudamericana by finishing in the semifinals of the 2007 CONCACAF Champions' Cup.
- D.C. United qualified for the 2008 Champions' Cup by winning the 2007 MLS Supporters' Shield.
- D.C. United qualified for the 2008 SuperLiga by winning the 2007 MLS Supporters' Shield.
- D.C. United qualified for the 2008–09 CONCACAF Champions League by winning the 2007 MLS Supporters' Shield.
- D.C. United qualified for the 2009–10 CONCACAF Champions League by winning the 2008 U.S. Open Cup.
- D.C. United qualified for the 2014–15 CONCACAF Champions League by winning the 2013 U.S. Open Cup.