Long-time Eastern Conference rivals and MLS Original Clubs, D.C. United and the Columbus Crew kick off the 2011 season by renewing acquaintances at RFK Stadium.
REFEREE: Mark Geiger. SAR (bench): Eric Boria; JAR (opposite): Sean Hurd; 4th: Landis Wiley
MLS Career: 77 games; FC/gm: 26.8; Y/gm: 3.8; R: 14; pens: 24
ALL-TIME (49 meetings): United 22 wins (5 shootout), 72 goals ? Crew 19 wins (0 shootout), 70 goals ? Ties 8