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D.C. United to make major player announcement

Washington, D.C. (November 23, 2009) - D.C. United announced today plans for a major press conference Tuesday, November 24, 2009 at 3:00 p.m. ET. At the event, D.C. United midfielder Ben Olsen will address his playing career.

WHO: D.C. United President and CEO Kevin Payne
D.C. United General Manager Dave Kasper
D.C. United midfielder Ben Olsen

WHAT: D.C. United to make major player announcement

WHEN: Tuesday, November 24, 2009
3:00 p.m. ET

WHERE: RFK Stadium
2400 East Capitol Street, SE
Washington, DC 20003
VW Lounge
Media members may park in Lot 5 and enter through the Administrative Entrance

Broadcasting and P.A. Request: When speaking of the organization, please refer to the team as either “D.C. United” or “United,” but not “the D.C. United” or “the United.” We appreciate your cooperation.

Doug Hicks, dhicks@dcunited.com, (202) 587-5448,

Boris Flores, bflores@dcunited.com, (202) 587-5452,

Kyle Sheldon, ksheldon@dcunited.com, (202) 587-5450 or

Cristina Cruz, ccruz@dcunited.com, (202) 587-5440