United's Gomez apologizes for spitting at opponent

November 1, 2005
WASHINGTON -- D.C. United midfielder Christian Gomez apologized Tuesday for spitting at Chicago Fire's C.J. Brown during a playoff game.

Gomez was ejected in the 55th minute of Chicago's 4-0 road victory Sunday, which eliminated defending champion D.C. United from the MLS playoffs.

"I want to apologize to my teammates, the fans, the club and Major League Soccer for my actions. What I did was wrong, and I am deeply sorry for what happened. It was a frustrating night and ...

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