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Alhaji Kamara Breaks Record for Fastest Goal in MLS Debut

May 29, 2016 - WASHINGTON - When Alhaji Kamara entered the game in Kansas City Friday night in the 85th minute, it signified the next step in the Sierra Leonean's journey. Just 33 seconds later, the six-foot forward wrote himself into MLS history when he scored from 12 yards out to clinch D.C. United's first road victory of the season. The goal was the fastest ever for a player making his MLS debut and was the 48th occurrence in which a substitute scored within one minute of entering the field of play. No player has ever started in his ... Full Story

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D.C. United and Sporting KC Match Delayed Until 9:30 PM ET

May 27, 2016 - KANSAS CITY - D.C. United and Sporting Kansas City's match, previously scheduled for 7:00 PM ET (6:00 PM local), has been delayed until 9:30 PM ET (8:30 local). After United's original flight was diverted to Chicago and subsequent connecting flights to Kansas City were cancelled because of inclement weather yesterday, the team landed in Kansas City ahead of the match this evening. The national broadcast has also been changed from UniMás to Univision Deportes. Official kick is scheduled for 9:38 PM ET (8:38 local). UDN... Full Story

D.C. United and Markus Halsti Mutually Terminate Contract

May 25, 2016 - WASHINGTON - D.C. United and Markus Halsti have agreed to mutually terminate the Finnish midfielder's contract. "We thank Markus for his contributions to the club," Dave Kasper, United general manager and VP of soccer operations, said. "We wish him the best of luck in his future endeavors." The 32-year-old battled injury through preseason this year and did not appear in a game. The Helsinki native appeared in 14 MLS matches in his first season with the Black-and-Red, starting 12. He played in all three postseason ma... Full Story

Steve Birnbaum Named to Copa America Centenario Roster

May 21, 2016 - CHICAGO (May 21 2016) - U.S. Men's National Team head coach Jurgen Klinsmann has named the 23-player roster that will compete in the historic 2016 Copa America Centenary, which includes United defender, Steve Birnbaum. The roster includes 15 players from the 2014 FIFA World Cup squad, and a total of 18 who have already appeared in qualifying for Russia 2018. Veterans like team captain Michael Bradley and Clint Dempsey marshal the group boasting loads of experience. With an average of 37 caps, there are five players with 5... Full Story


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