Jack McInerney scores in the 90th minute to earn Philadelphia Union a point at DC United in the MLS.
scored in the 90th minute at RFK Stadium in Washington to earn a 1-1 draw with Philadelphia Union in the MLS. DC United
The hosts were on the front foot right from the start as
, Luis Silva and Chris Korb all came close in the opening 25 minutes. Jared Jeffrey also tried his luck for United from outside the Union box in the 27th minute, but failed to keep his shot on target. Chris Pontius
Then just past the half-hour mark
tested Conor Casey in the United goal when he tried to turn in Bill Hamid 's cross. Matt Kassel
However, the home side's pressure paid off in the 36th minute when set up by
, Lewis Neal fired home from outside the Union penalty box and into the net. Nick DeLeon
Casey had two quick chances immediately after for the visitors, but on both occasion he was denied by Hamid.
United, though, were unlucky not to take a 2-0 advantage into the half-time interval as
's attempt from distance came back off the post. Conor Doyle
Hosts United continued to press on for their second goal of the contest after the restart, although Union had chances of their own.
and Casey both tested the home side's defence, while Michael Farfan was denied by a Kyle Porter save. Zac MacMath
The match became end-to-end as it entered the final stages with both sides going for the kill. However, it was visitors Union who ended the contest on a happier note when they scored the equaliser in the 90th minute.
United failed to properly clear a free kick and
floated a cross back into the penalty area from the left that Kleberson headed home. Jack McInerney
Result: DC United earn shock win over Montreal