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D.C. United to hold open training in Northwest D.C. on April 7

Black-and-Red First Team to train at Cardozo Education Campus, admission free
DCU to hold open training


Due to weather concerns, today's open practice will be postponed. Look for more details soon on

D.C. United Academy Update: April 1, 2014

U-16 player Patrick Jean-Gilles called into the U-18 National Team
Academy Update

Patrick Jean-Gilles

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D.C. United U-16 midfielder Patrick Jean-Gilles has been called into the U-18 National Team Camp to be held April 4-13 in Carson, Calif. While in California, Jean-Gilles will participate in the training camp and play in international matches against Canada and Mexico.

Jean-Gilles is part of a 24-man roster, made up only of players born in 1997, as Head Coach Javier Perez prepares for the U-20 World Cup cycle in three years.

Bill Hamid and Eddie Johnson selected to U.S. Men’s National Team roster

Players will report to training on Sunday, March 30 and return on Thursday, April 3
Hamid and Johnson selected for upcoming USMNT friendly vs. Mexico

D.C. United today announced that homegrown goalkeeper Bill Hamid and forward Eddie Johnson have been named to the U.S. Men’s National Team (USMNT) roster for its upcoming match against Mexico on Wed., April 2. Both players will report to Phoenix, Ariz., on March 30 for training and will return to D.C. on Thursday, April 3.

D.C. United sends four players to the Richmond Kickers

Black-and-Red sends Seaton, Robinson, Willis and Francois to the Kickers
DCU sends four to Richmond

D.C. United today announced that the Club will be loaning four players to the Richmond Kickers this season as part of the two clubs’ affiliation agreement.

2,000 District residents send 27,000 emails to D.C. Mayor and Council in support of D.C. United stadium proposal

Grassroots movement gives a voice to local residents, community groups, and businesses
DC residents show strong support for DCU's stadium proposal

In a compelling display of backing for a proposed D.C. United stadium at Buzzard Point, over 2,000 residents of Washington, D.C., have mobilized in less than three weeks to send over 27,000 emails to the District of Columbia Mayor and Council members. This grassroots movement, made up of local residents, community groups, and businesses, has organized to make its voice heard in support of plans for a new D.C. United stadium at Buzzard Point and associated development projects.

D.C. United, Comcast SportsNet Announce 2014 TV Schedule

Baltimore native and former Black-and-Red midfielder Quaranta to serve as analyst
Comcast SportsNet Announces 2014 TV Schedule

Eddie Johnson 03-08-14 home opener

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D.C. United today announced that Comcast SportsNet Mid-Atlantic has released the majority of D.C. United’s regional television schedule for the 2014 Major League Soccer season. In addition, the network announced that former D.C. United midfielder Santino Quaranta, a Baltimore native, will serve as analyst for the network’s telecasts this season.

Tickets now on sale for all Road to Brazil matches

RFK to host first match on May 29; DCU and Columbus to follow Spain vs. Salvador on 6/7
Tickets on Sale for Road to Brazil

D.C. United today announced that tickets are now available to the general public for all Road to Brazil matches that will take place across the United States from May 29 to June 7 when six countries make final preparations just days prior to heading to Brazil for the 2014 FIFA World Cup.

Conor Shanosky undergoes wrist surgery

Homegrown defender expected to miss 1 week
Shanosky undergoes wrist surgery

Generation adidas in Amsterdam - Conor Shanosky

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D.C. United today announced that defender Conor Shanosky has undergone surgery on his left wrist. Dr. Fine and Dr. Rozmaryn of The Orthopaedic Center in Washington, D.C., performed the surgery to repair a fractured left radius in his wrist. He is expected to miss one week.

D.C. United Academy Update

U-18s and U-16s win, while U-14s drop only its third game of the season
D.C. United Academy Update

The D.C. United Academy teams played the Richmond Kickers this past weekend in their first home games of the season. The U-18s and U-16s both put in impressive multiple goal performances, while the U-14s were unable to score in its 1-0 defeat to the Kickers.

D.C. United launches new digital media guide

2014 media guide hosted on
DCU launches digital media guide

D.C. United today launched its new digital media guide available at The club will no longer produce physical copies of its media guide as it has in previous seasons. Media members can find the media guide on the home page under the “club” tab on the right side of the main navigation bar. The club will be updating and adding new information throughout the season. Please address any questions to TJ Scholl at or (910) 389-1607.

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