United 1, Earthquakes 0

United ends 13-game winless skid

June 23, 2013
By Associated Press
WASHINGTON -- Chris Pontius converted a penalty kick in the 11th minute and D.C. United snapped a club-record 13-game winless streak with their first victory since March 9, beating the San Jose Earthquakes 1-0 Saturday night.

"It's been brutal," United coach Ben Olsen said of the winless streak. "It's been brutal for the staff and the players. It's been brutal for the organization and it's been brutal for our fans."

Pontius echoed Olsen's sentiment about the team's run of futility.
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