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Newsstand - August 7, 2013

A sampling of D.C. United-related media

Washington Post: Previewing D.C. United’s Open Cup semifinal

Washington Post: Soccer Outsider on Clint Dempsey, plus D.C. United-Montreal match diary, player ratings

WTOP: A growing culture—D.C. becomes 'hotbed' for soccer fans, supporters

CSN Washington: D.C. United build momentum for U.S. Open

CSN Washington: D.C. United hopes for revenge on Chicago Fire

TheCup.us: 2013 U.S. Open Cup Semifinals preview—100th championship game on the line tonight

ESPN: MLS Team of the Week—D.C. United

NBC Sports ProSoccerTalk: No MLS contests – but a huge night ahead for MLS clubs

NBC Sports ProSoccerTalk: ProSoccerTalk’s  weekly MLS rankings

Goal.com: U.S. Open Cup Preview—Chicago Fire - D.C. United

Soccer America: Fire goes for three in a row over D.C. United

ChicagoNow: Fire v D.C. United USOC semi-final preview

Black and Red United: D.C. United vs. Chicago Fire lineup—U.S. Open Cup semifinal edition

Black and Red United: Fantasy Focus—D.C. United Renaissance!

Hot Time in Old Town: Words About Shapes—Where Dreams Come To Die

MLSsoccer.com: Team of the Week (Wk 23)—Super subs spark their respective teams to wins

MLSsoccer.com: Chicago Fire vs. DC United | US Open Cup Semifinal Preview

DCUnited.com: Player Connections—D.C. United and the Chicago Fire

DCUnited.com: Tale of the Tape—D.C. United vs. Chicago Fire

DCUnited.com: VW Keys to the Match—D.C. United vs. Chicago Fire

DCUnited.com: D.C. United vs. LA Galaxy match moved to September 14 at 4:00 p.m. ET

DCUnited.com: Preview—D.C. United at the Chicago Fire