Whitecaps FC 2, United 1
Long Tan’s first goal helped the Vancouver Whitecaps beat D.C.
United 2-1 on Wednesday night.
D.C. United (9-11-11) suffered its third consecutive loss and
saw its wild card playoff chances reduced with three games
The expansion Whitecaps, long since eliminated from the
playoffs, posted their second straight victory. They improved to
6-16-10 with two games remaining in their first MLS season.
Tan, the only Chinese-born player to play in the league, put the
Whitecaps ahead 2-0 in the 47th minute as he headed in Alain
Camilo scored in the first minute for the Whitecaps while
Brandon McDonald replied in the 58th for United.