DC United extend contract with Ben Olsen

DC United and head coach Ben Olsen reached an agreement on a multi-year contract extension yesterday. Olsen’s record as head coach with United overall is underwhelming at 46-66-33. However, reflected in that record is the mediocre state the team was in when he took over the club in 2010. Despite the dreadful campaign last year, Olsen has guided the club to the playoffs in two of the last three years, the first trip ending a four year playoff drought. It should also be noted that even in the midst of the terrible MLS season, Olsen did guide United to the US Open Cup win adding to the the clubs hardware. Read more about DC United extend contract with Ben Olsen