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Player appearances on March 9-10

D.C. United in the community

D.C. United players will be active in the community for events surrounding First Kick weekend. D.C. United opens its 17th MLS season this Saturday, March 10 against Sporting Kansas City at RFK Stadium. Kickoff is set for 7:30 p.m.

Players: Danny Cruz and Stephen King
What: Annandale Premier Cup Expo
When: Friday, March 9, 2012; 5:30-7 p.m.
Where: Hyatt Regency, 1800 Presidents Street, Reston, VA 20190

Player: Andrew Dykstra
What: Stafford Soccer Association's Coaches Meeting
When: Saturday, March 10, 2012; 10:15-11:45 a.m.
Where: Colonial Forge High School, 550 Courthouse Rd., Stafford, VA 22554

Player: Kurt Morsink
What: Amanda Post Memorial Tournament
When: Saturday, March 10, 2012; 10:30-12 p.m.
Where: Covenant Park, Ellicott City, MD