United Nearing Sponsorship Deal with Leidos, Inc

According to a report in the Washington Post, D.C. United is set to announce government contracting giant Leidos, Inc as the teams new sponsor shortly. Leidos, Inc. formerly SAIC (Science Applications International Corp) will adorn United’s new uniforms, just unveiled this past weekend at a season-ticket holders function in Georgetown. United had just said goodbye […]

United signs Spanish left-back Christian Fernandez Salas

D.C. United announced the signing of Spanish left-back Christian Fernandez Salas this afternoon. The signing most likely brings a close to a whirlwind offseason for the Black-and-Red. Technical Director Dave Kasper had mentioned on several occasions in the past few weeks that the club was looking for a left-back and they found one in the […]

United wraps up MLS SuperDraft selections with Zach Barnes and Travis Golden

D.C. United wrapped up their participation in the 2014 MLS SuperDraft with the third and fourth round selections of midfielder Zach Barnes and defender Travis Golden respectively. Barnes, a box-to-box midfielder from Creighton, was selected 18th overall by United in the third round courtesy of their trade with RSL last season for Brandon McDonald. Barnes […]

After trade, United select Birnbaum with #2 pick in MLS SuperDraft [Updated]

D.C. United this afternoon selected University of California defender Steve Birnbaum with the #2 overall pick in the 2014 MLS SuperDraft. United swapped their #1 pick with the Philadelphia Union literally seconds before the Draft began. United received allocation money for the swap with the Union knowing full well that United would not be selecting […]

United acquire Parke and #6 allocation spot for White and #1 allocation spot

According to the Washington Post, D.C. United has traded Ethan White and the #1 allocation spot to the Philadelphia Union for veteran defender Jeff Parke and the #6 allocation spot. It’s heavily rumored that the Union are making a play for former Maryland Terrapin Maurice Edu and needed to make a deal to obtain the […]

United signs Homegrown talent Jalen Robinson

After weeks of speculation, D.C. United signed 19-year old Academy defender Jalen Robinson today to a Homegrown Player contract. The Catonsville, Maryland native has become the seventh member to join United since Major League Soccer implemented a program to allow Academy players to sign straight into the senior teams. The added benefit of signing Academy players is not […]

Jakovic transfer to Shimizu S-Pulse; Robinson to sign homegrown contract imminent for busy United

According to multiple sources, it appears that D.C. United center back Dejan Jakovic is close to a transfer to Japanese league side Shimizu S-Pulse.  Additionally, it seems likely that United is expected to offer Wake Forest sophomore Jalen Robinson a homegrown player contract as well. If the transfer for Jakovic goes through as expected, it […]

United add Espindola, Attakora in Stage 2 of Re-Entry Draft

D.C. United continued their frenetic off season roster building by adding forward Fabian Espindola and defender Nana Attakora in today’s Stage 2 of the Re-Entry Draft. Both players are currently out of contract and will begin negotiations with the club immediately. United is under no obligation to pay either player their 2013 salary. United will […]