D.C. United players Bill Hamid, Jamies Riley, and Marcelo Saragosa will attend tonight's Wizards vs Grizzlies game at Verizon Center. The trio will be signing autographs pre-game from 6-7:00 p.m. at section 114/115.
If you're at the game, go say hello. Otherwise tune into Comcast Sports Net at 7:00 p.m. ET.
Last Wednesday, the U-18 and U-16 D.C. United Academy teams underwent extensive eye evaluations, providing yet another example of the elite physical tests that United’s youth players receive.
On Monday, March 18, Jurgen Klinsmann named his 23-man roster for upcoming, all-important, World Cup qualifiers. The full roster, which was complete with a total of nine stars from Major League Soccer is below:
US ROSTER BY POSITION (World Cup qualifying Caps/Goals)
GOALKEEPERS (3): Brad Guzan (Aston Villa/England - 5/3 SO), *Sean Johnson (Chicago Fire - 0/0), *Nick Rimando (Real Salt Lake - 0/0)
Last week, Bashir Hooper of the D.C. United Academy was recognized by the County of Gainsville, Virginia for his commitment to serving his community. Hooper is a regular volunteer with the Haymarket Regional Food Pantry, which strives to eliminate hunger by providing food to those in need.
Dwayne De Rosario returned from a two-game suspension just in time to play his former team:
Was a tuff battle tonight! Big point for the guys rest & recoup. @dcunited thanks for all the fans that made the trip