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Tweet Tweet: Players and DCU community pumped for season opener tonight

09 March 11:50 am

Tweet Tweet: Players and DCU community pumped for season opener tonight

By Sarah Lerner

D.C. United captain Dwayne De Rosario will not be available for tonight's match, but the midfielder and team leader will be at RFK to support his teammates.

Midfielder and newfound weatherman Chris Pontius keeps it simple.

Midfielder Kyle Porter is ready for his first home opener as a member of the Black-and-Red.

Managing Partner Erick Thohir is hoping for a United "W" tonight.

Chief Marketing Officer Doug Hicks gives props to the best fans in MLS.

Washington Post beat writer Steven Goff and NBC Sports Network host Russ Thaler dig the time-lapse video of RFK.

Fan Beth Meyers is treating today like a holiday.

Fan Alex Glomb has his tickets ready to go.