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D.C. United celebra Mes de la Herencia Hispana

Aspectos destacados incluyen participación en Fiesta DC, visita a PCS César Chávez
DCU celebra Mes de la Herencia Hispana

D.C. United celebra con orgullo el Mes de la Herencia Hispana, del 15 de septiembre al 15 de octubre, participando en una serie de eventos en el distrito de Columbia.

El Mes de la Herencia Hispana arrancó el día sábado 13 de septiembre con la Fiesta de la Juventud de la Oficina de Asuntos Hispanos del Distrito. El mediocampista/delantero de D.C. United David Estrada estuvo presente en el campeonato juvenil de fútbol de un día del festival en el Centro Educativo de Columbia Heights para hablar con fans y animar a los participantes.

D.C. United celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month

Highlights include participation in Fiesta DC, visit to Cesar Chavez PCS
DCU celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month

D.C. United is proudly celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month, from Sept. 15 - Oct. 15, with participation in a series of events in the District of Columbia.

Hispanic Heritage Month kicked off on Saturday, Sept. 13, at the D.C. Office of Latino Affairs Hispanic Youthfest. D.C. United midfielder/forward David Estrada was on hand at the festival’s one-day youth soccer tournament at Columbia Heights Education Center to talk to fans and cheer on the participants.

United Soccer Club set to kick-off Fall 2014 Season

In partnership with U.S. Soccer Foundation, United for D.C.'s program begins another season
USC kicks off Fall 2014

D.C. United and its non-profit arm, United for D.C., is set to kick-off of the Fall season of its United Soccer Club program. In partnership with the U.S. Soccer Foundation and the U.S. Department of Justice, the program teaches soccer and the importance of focusing on a healthy lifestyle through physical activity and proper nutrition to youth.

D.C. United signs midfielder/defender Samuel Inkoom

Ghana defender was a member of 2010 and 2014 FIFA World Cup rosters
DCU signs Samuel Inkoom

Samuel Inkoom

Nana Attakora called up to Canada Men's National Team

25-year-old defender named to squad for Sept. 9 friendly vs. Jamaica
Attakora called up to Canada

Nana Attakora vs. Waterhouse FC

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D.C. United has announced that defender Nana Attakora has been called into the Canada Men’s National Team ahead of a Sept. 9 friendly vs. Jamaica at BMO Field in Toronto, Ont. The match will be the first for new Canada head coach Benito Floro. Attakora has six career appearances (two starts) for Canada, who he has represented at almost every international level. He made his senior national team debut in a friendly against Jamaica on Jan.

Jeff Parke undergoes inner ear surgery

Veteran defender last played against Sporting Kansas City on May 31
Parke undergoes surgery

D.C. United has announced that defender Jeff Parke has undergone outpatient surgery on his left inner ear to address a peri lymphatic fistula. Surgery was performed by neuro-otologist Dr. Jeffrey Kim at Georgetown University Hospital in Washington, D.C. The timetable for Parke’s return is still uncertain.

D.C. United to honor 2004 championship team

MLS Cup winners to be welcomed at Aug. 31 match vs. New York
DCU to honor 04 team

 D.C. United has announced that it will celebrate the 10-year anniversary of its 2004 MLS Cup championship as part of the team’s Aug. 31 match against the New York Red Bulls. In addition to a video tribute, players and staff from the 2004 team will be on hand at RFK Stadium to meet D.C. United Season Ticket Holders and participate in a special presentation and ceremony prior to the match.

D.C. United to support National Kidney Foundation on Aug. 17

Former midfielder Clyde Simms, team legend Jaime Moreno to be in attendance
DCU to support National Kidney Foundation

Our Friend Clyde

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D.C. United has announced special programming for the National Kidney Foundation Serving the National Capital Area (NKF/NCA) as part of the club’s home match on Aug. 17 versus the Colorado Rapids, presented by MetroPCS. Tickets are available at dcunited.com/nkf, with a portion of the proceeds benefitting the National Kidney Foundation.

Academy Update: August 8, 2014

Coaching staff to visit Inter; three youth players invited to U.S. national team camps
Academy Update

D.C. United Academy coaches will travel abroad to observe the F.C. Internazionale youth academy during its preseason training in Trento, Italy, from Aug. 15-21. D.C. United and Inter share ownership and entered into a collaboration agreement in December 2013. A joint training session for the clubs’ senior teams took place at RFK Stadium last month.

D.C. United acquires David Estrada from Seattle Sounders FC

Black-and-Red sends 2017 3rd Round SuperDraft pick to Seattle; Christiano Francois released
DCU acquires David Estrada

David Estrada in Seattle

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David Estrada

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