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Daily training report
Preseason reset: Day 2
Location: Bradenton, FL
On January 22, D.C. United players and trialists (see the full preseason roster) reported to RFK Stadium for physical testing and a quick outdoor session prior to heading to Florida. Below are a handful of pictures from the two days.
For a full photo gallery, click here.
While most people think of preseason in Florida as a mini-vacation, it’s really quite the opposite. As the team packs and prepares to leave for the IMG Academy in Bradenton, Fla., we caught up with two of the preseason veterans on United’s staff, Equipment Manager David Brazuer and Team Administrator Francisco Tobar, to get an inside look at what actually goes on.
D.C. United welcomed its Barclays Premier League partner Sunderland AFC to Washington, D.C., this week, the first visit since the two clubs announced the formation of their official relationship in August 2014. As part of that agreement, the two clubs share best practices on both the technical and commercial sides of the respective operations.
D.C. United has announced its preseason roster for the club’s upcoming trip to IMG Academy in Bradenton, Fla. After two weeks in Florida, the team will then travel to Austin, Texas before completing preseason in Dallas, Texas. For more information on the club’s preseason schedule, click here.