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Where are they now: 1999 MLS Cup starting XI

On Nov. 21, 1999, DCU won its third MLS Cup, see where the starting XI is now
Where are they now: 99 MLS Cup starters

On November 21, 1999, D.C. United won its third MLS Cup by defeating the LA Galaxy 2-0 with goals coming from Ben Olsen and Jamie Moreno. So, we took a look at where the starting XI of the championship team is today.

Cranksgiving with D.C. United

DCU to join Bike to the Beach to give back to the community
Cranksgiving: Nov. 22

D.C. United will be teaming with Bike to the Beach this year to give back to the community through a 2-wheeled food drive called Cranksgiving. The event, which takes place on Nov. 22 is part bike ride, part food drive, part Autism-awareness campaign and part scavenger hunt. That's an awful lot of awesome!

Head Coach Ben Olsen, three D.C. United players named finalists for 2014 MLS awards

Birnbaum up for ROY, Boswell up for DOY, Hamid up for GOY and Olsen up for COY
Olsen, three players named finalists for MLS awards

Bill Hamid and Bobby Boswell - high five - 2014

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USA Today Sports Images

Three D.C. United players and Head Coach Ben Olsen are among the finalists announced for Major League Soccer’s 2014 year-end awards. Three finalists were named for each award, including Olsen for Coach of the Year, Bobby Boswell for Defender of the Year, Bill Hamid for Goalkeeper of the Year, and Steven Birnbaum for Rookie of the Year.

Artist designs Home and Away Jerseys for DC, Maryland and Virginia

Nick Leimbach creates jersey for every state and the District
Jerseys for DMV

As seen on mlssoccer.com, Nick Leimbach, a fan and designer, created home and away jerseys for all 50 states as well as DC. Each jersey represents the state depicted, and we think DC, Maryland's and Virginia's are pretty awesome. Check it out below and click here to see his entire gallery.

DC Home and Away

D.C. United selects defender Thomas McNamara in MLS Dispersal Draft

The midfielder joins the Black-and-Red from Chivas USA
DCU selects Thomas McNamara in the Dispersal Draft

Thomas McNamara

Stadium: A statement from Jason Levien

D.C. United Managing General Partner, Levien responds to Muriel Bowsers comments
Stadium: Levien Statement

Earlier this evening, via Twitter, Mayor-Elect Muriel Bowser made a series of comments regarding the land swap portion of the Stadium Act. See the Mayor's Tweets as well as a response from D.C. United Managing General Partner Jason Levien, below.

"We are encouraged by the Mayor-Elect's comments tonight and look forward to seeing her proposal. We are eager to work with her, the other members of the Council and the Mayor to get the stadium approved before the end of the year." Jason Levien

D.C. United announces team awards

Espíndola claims MVP, Golden Boot, Goal of the Year; Boswell, Franklin earn recognition
DCU Team Awards

end of season awards picture

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USA Today Sports Images

D.C. United today announced the club’s end-of-season award winners for the 2014 Major League Soccer season.

2014 Dispersal Draft Details

Chivas USA players to be drafted on Nov. 19
2014 Dispersal Draft

adidas brazuca ball 2014

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Rebecca Payne / dcunited.com

On Nov. 19, MLS will conduct a Dispersal Draft for Chivas USA's roster. Last Friday, MLS decided the draft order through a weighted lottery in which teams that made the MLS Cup Playoffs in 2014 were entered once and teams that missed the Playoffs were entered twice. Dispersal Draft picks cannot be traded. 

D.C. United-heavy MLS All-Time Post Season Best XI

Six former DCU players make starting XI, more earn honorable mentions
DCU-heavy All-Time XI

D.C. United to pick fourth in Dispersal Draft

Dispersal Draft to take place on Nov. 19
DCU pick 4th in Dispersal Draft

Earlier today, MLS conducted a weighted lottery to determine the order of the Dispersal Draft on Nov. 19. D.C. United will have the fourth pick. Below is a full video of the lottery to determine the draft order.

Note: Dispersal Draft picks cannot be traded.

Below is a complete list of the draft order:

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