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D.C. United player appearances: April 15-18

Washington, D.C. (April 15, 2009) - D.C. United players will be making appearances at various events in the community over the next week. As part of the grand opening of the adidas store in Tysons Corner on Saturday, April 18, Chris Pontius, Rodney Wallace and Luciano Emilio will be on hand to sign autographs. Complete appearance information is detailed below.

Player(s): Andrew Jacobson
What: Visit after school mentoring session
When: Wednesday, April 15; 3-4 p.m.
Where: Bucknell Elementary School

Player(s): TBD
What: Night of Champions
When: Friday, April 17; 5:30-7 p.m.
Where: RFK Stadium-Section 327

Player(s): Chris Pontius, Luciano Emilio, Rodney Wallace
What: adidas store opening
When: Saturday, April 18; 12-3 p.m.
Where: Tysons Corner Center, Fairfax, Va.

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