D.C. United U-23

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DC United U23
Full name D.C. United U-23
Nickname(s) The Black-and-Red
Founded 2011
Stadium Maryland SoccerPlex
Boyds, Maryland
Ground Capacity 3,200
Owners Indonesia Erick Thohir
United States Jason Levien
China William H.C. Chang
Head Coach Bolivia Jaime Moreno
League National Premier Soccer League
2013 3rd, Mid-Atlantic Division
Playoffs: DNQ
Website Club home page
Current season

D.C. United U-23 is an American soccer club based in Washington, D.C.. The team currently plays in the fourth-division National Premier Soccer League, and represents the most seniored age group within its academy system. The club will begin play in the NPSL in 2013 after spending 2012 playing a string of exhibition matches against various PDL and NPSL clubs.


The club is affiliated with Major League Soccer franchise, D.C. United is the upper age portion of the club's extensive development academy. D.C. United has been regarded as one of the most successful franchises in Major League Soccer earning the U.S. Open Cup twice, and holding the league record for most MLS Cups and MLS Supporters' Shields won, with four apiece. United is one of only two MLS clubs to win a CONCACAF title.

The new U-23 side is to be coached by former United player, Jaime Moreno.


Current roster[edit]

As of May 19, 2013.[1]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
1 United States MF Cody Albrecht
2 United States DF Darion Copeland
3 Sweden FW Jannik Enckenrode
4 United States DF Kevin Fallet
5 England MF Charlie Hunter
6 United States FW Daniel Jackson
7 United States DF Christian Luster
9 United States MF Collin Martin
10 United States DF George Miller
No. Position Player
11 United States GK Dakota Niedermeier
12 Ethiopia DF Uche Onyeador
13 United States DF Dario Redondo
14 United States GK Kyle Renfro
15 United States MF Tyler Rudy
16 United States MF Michael Russo
17 United States DF Josh Turnley
18 Russia DF Brad Vorv
19 Guatemala DF Edgar Zepeda


Year Division League Regular Season Playoffs Open Cup
2013 4 NPSL 3rd, Mid-Atlantic Did not qualify Did not qualify

Head coaches[edit]



  1. ^ "D.C. United U-23". National Premier Soccer League. NationalPremierSoccerLeague.com. Retrieved May 19, 2013. 

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