Midfielders Dwayne De Rosario and Chris Pontius were selected for the MLS All-Star game roster. The two will join their Head Coach, Ben Olsen , to take on UEFA Champions League Winners Chelsea FC on July 25th at PPL Park in Chester, PA.
Olsen selected the team through the fan vote and constructed a well balanced roster consisting of the best players from the MLS.
De Rosario is the only player from United to start all 18 games this season. He is the assist leader in the MLS with ten and has also netted 5 goals. De Rosario is two goals shy of reaching 100 career MLS goals after a couple impressive months of stellar play. For more information, visit DC United's home page.