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Chris Rolfe fractures left forearm

United midfielder expected to be out for six weeks
Chris Rolfe fractures left forearm

Chris Rolfe goal celebration

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Tony Quinn

D.C. United announced that midfielder Chris Rolfe will miss six weeks with a fractured left radial head and ulna. The surgery was performed by orthopedic specialist Dr. Ken Fine and hand and wrist specialist Dr. Sunjay Berdia at George Washington University Hospital. The midfielder picked up the injury at training on Wednesday, September 4.

Match Analysis: D.C. United v New York Red Bulls

"I’m really proud of these guys," Chad Ashton
Match Analysis: DCU v RBNY

D.C. United was poised to bounce back, as it has done all season, after a disappointing midweek loss in Los Angeles. But Sunday’s 2-0 win over the New York Red Bulls was crucial in other ways, too, as it created breathing room between United and the rest of the Eastern Conference and continued to build momentum ahead of more challenging matches and the fast approaching postseason.

Nana Attakora called up to Canada Men's National Team

25-year-old defender named to squad for Sept. 9 friendly vs. Jamaica
Attakora called up to Canada

Nana Attakora vs. Waterhouse FC

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D.C. United has announced that defender Nana Attakora has been called into the Canada Men’s National Team ahead of a Sept. 9 friendly vs. Jamaica at BMO Field in Toronto, Ont. The match will be the first for new Canada head coach Benito Floro. Attakora has six career appearances (two starts) for Canada, who he has represented at almost every international level. He made his senior national team debut in a friendly against Jamaica on Jan.

D.C. United vs New York Red Bulls Match Review: August 31, 2014

United earns a shutout to close out a busy August
Match Review: DCU vs. NY

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Post-Match Quotes: August 31, 2014

I am very pleased with the result. It was always going to be a gutsy day.
Post-Match Quotes

D.C. United Head Coach Ben Olsen

GOAL: Eddie Johnson makes it 2-0

With a 90th minute goal, Johnson doubles D.C.'s score
GOAL: Eddie Johnson

August 31 Highlights: D.C. United 2 - New York Red Bulls 0

A heated battle on a hot afternoon in DC
Highlights: DCU 2 - NY 0

August 31 Recap: D.C. United 2 - New York Red Bulls 0

Goals from Silva and Johnson earn D.C. United 3 more points
Recap: DCU 2 - NY 0

Luis Silva goal celebration vs new york red bulls

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On a day that D.C. United honored members of its 2004 MLS Cup-winning side -- the last United team to win the league title -- the club's current incarnation made a statement about its intentions to end that decade long drought.

GOAL: Silva beats Robles, puts D.C. United up 1-0

Hamid, Espindola find Silva, who opens the scoring on the day
GOAL: Silva makes it 1-0

2004 MLS Cup Reunion: Looking Back

The '04 team and staff reflect on their memorable year
2004 MLS Cup Reunion: Looking Back

D.C. United 2004 MLS Cup Reunion: Memorable Moments

D.C. United 2004 MLS Cup Reunion: Coming Together

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