D.C. United will play the second leg of its playoff matchup against the New York Red Bulls tonight. But they will have to do so without their teenage defender who did a very teenage thing during the first leg.
Andy Najar, who was the MLS Rookie of the Year in 2010, picked up a yellow card late in their 1-1 draw against the Red Bulls. Then, the 19-year-old from Honduras picked up the ball and threw the ball at the ref out of frustration, earning a second yellow card and automatic ejection. As a result, Najar will have to sit out tonight’s match.
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