Wayne Rooney has struck the ground running in MLS and recharged the fortunes of DC United. Here, the James Nalton a well known name from the World Football Index gives you a close look at his impact. DC United had a turbulent start in the Major League Soccer season of 2018, but the commencement of Wayne Rooney and his move to a fresh stadium has seen the players finding form.
The counted number of home games they played here will have the feeling like away days. At the Maryland SoccerPlex, they have three to the north of Washington, DC, and one match in the Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium (NMCMS) which is near to Annapolis.
The game against the Columbus Crew in Annapolis was one of only two win that team has in this season early part. The other one was against the Earthquakes in San Jose.
The team had games in hand, however, because of the home matches lacking, this meant the numerous fans remained hopeful that they could give a late push for the playoffs. And the arrival of Rooney increased their hopes further and also swelled the ambition. They fan started thinking positive about the team’s performance, which is a good thing.
Because the debut of Rooney coincided with the opportunity of finding the new ground, it is would not be the over praising of Rooney when said that it seems like the season of DC United begin after the arrival of Rooney. However, his coming performances in the team will show his worth and only then above mentioned comment will be justified.