Join Now  | 
Home About Contact Us Privacy & Security Advertise
Soccer America Daily Soccer World Daily Special Edition Around The Net Soccer Business Insider College Soccer Reporter Youth Soccer Reporter Soccer on TV Soccer America Classifieds Game Report
Paul Gardner: SoccerTalk Soccer America Confidential Youth Soccer Insider World Cup Watch
RSS Feeds Archives Manage Subscriptions Subscribe
Order Current Issue Subscribe Manage My Subscription Renew My Subscription Gift Subscription
My Account Join Now
Tournament Calendar Camps & Academies Soccer Glossary Classifieds
Salihi does it again for D.C. United
March 1st, 2012 12:21AM
Subscribe to Soccer America Daily

TAGS:  d.c. united, mls, usl


[CAROLINA CHALLENGE CUP] Albanian Designated Player Hamdi Salihi had the winning goal for the second straight game as D.C. United rallied to beat the host Charleston Battery, 2-1, and clinch the Carolina Challenge Cup after two games. It was the third straight year D.C. has won the title. In Wednesday's opening game, the Chicago Fire, missing six players on international duty, beat the Columbus Crew, 1-0.

Carolina Challenge Cup
Charleston 1 D.C. United 2. Cuevas (Wiltse) 29; Richter 31, Salihi (Najar) 88.
Charleston -- Klasila (Hildebrand 46); Wilson (Bellisimo 46), Falvey, Hoffer (Flately 46), Wiltse; Mueller (Bateau 61), Romero (Ibrahim 46), Mack (Sippala 73; Cuevas, Kelly, Bundu (Prince 46).
D.C. United -- Willis (Dykstra 61); Korb, Dudar (White 46), McDonald (Jakovic 46), Burciaga Jr. (Najar 46); Cruz (Woolard 78), Boskovic (King 46), DeLeon (Pontius 70), Rozeboom (Shanosky 61); Maicon Santos (Salihi 70), Richter (Wolff 61)

Chicago 1 Columbus 0. Goal: Puppo (unassisted) 80.
Chicago -- Tornaghi, Gargan (Walls 79), Anibaba, Jumper, Segares; Robayo (Videira 84), Sanyang (Bone 46), Logan Pause (Pantazopoulos 90), Paladini, Dube (Mkosana 79), Puppo.
Columbus -- Gruenebaum, Miranda (Williams 46), O’Rourke (Veeder 82), Marshall (Gehrig 46), Vukovic (Horton 73); Gaven (Francis 46), Tchani (Urso 82), Auvray (George 64), Mirosevic (Vargas 46), Finlay, Renteria (Heinemann 46).

No comments yet.

Sign in to leave a comment. Don't have an account? Join Now



Recent Soccer America Daily
What They're Saying: Georgia teen Reuben Nsemoh    
"My friends would always talk to me in Spanish and would teach me. I wasn't perfect, ...
U.S. Abroad: Pulisic rescues Borussia Dortmund    
Christian Pulisic came off the bench to set up one goal and score the tying goal ...
Lauren Holiday recovering after successful surgery    
Former U.S. national team star Lauren Holiday is recovering after having successful surgery at Duke University ...
What They're Saying: Jake Edwards    
"It'll evolve slightly for some of those teams over the coming seasons, I believe. We'll find ...
MLS Decision Day: What's at stake    
The 2016 Supporters' Shield and the final two playoff berths are on the line on Sunday ...
MLS Countdown: Donovan, Gordon are Galaxy wild cards    
Last weekend Landon Donovan started his first game since coming out of retirement yet it was ...
This week in women's college soccer    
Stanford junior Andi Sullivan and BYU senior Ashley Hatch made their national team debuts with the ...
This week in men's college soccer    
One of the most impressive streaks in recent years in men's college soccer is Denver's 32-game ...
What They're Saying: Sigi Schmid    
"I would love to do that, but there's still this thing, stigma, lack of respect or ...
CCL: FC Dallas rallies to clinch group title    
Needing at least a tie to advance, FC Dallas rallied from 2-0 down after 22 minutes ...
>> Soccer America Daily Archives