Newsstand - February 1, 2013

Washington Post: D.C. United exercises option on Olsen Contract

Washington Times: D.C. United exercise option on Ben Olsen’s contract

Washington Examiner: MLS buying low, selling high with young talent

The Patriot News: Middletown’s Ben Olsen has coaching contact extended by D.C. United

Associated Press: D.C. United pick up Olsen’s contract option for 2014

Sporting News: D.C. United rewards Ben Olsen with contract extension

NBC Sports ProSoccerTalk: Rounding up transfer day from our side of the Atlantic

Soccer By Ives: MLS Ticker—Dawkins joins Aston Villa on loan, Olsen given D.C. United extension, and more McCarthy’s Musings—Competition for places awaits Kei Kamara, Andy Najar, and Brek Shea after European Move

SB Nation: Andy Najar’s transfer to Anderlecht highlights MLS’s status as feeder league

DCist: D.C. United’s Andy Najar Sold to Belgian Squad

Potomac Soccer Wire: D.C. United and Head Coach Ben Olsen extend contract

Black and Red United: Former D.C. United player Emiliano Dudar has signed with FC Chaisso of Switzerland

Black and Red United: MLS First Kick 2013 Countdown—30 Days—it’s European transfer Deadline Day

Black and Red United: Is D.C. United’s Hamdi Salihi going to Chinese team FC Tianjin Teda? Three for Thursday—Homegrown players make their mark MLS fantasy – top five players in each position D.C. United and Head Coach Ben Olsen extend contract Thursday training notes Q&A – Casey Townsend