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D.C. United's Chris Pontius (13) lines up a goal against Montreal's Shavar Thomas (3) for the first goal of the night at RFK Stadium in Washington, D.C., on Saturday, June 30, 2012. (Preston Keres/Special to The Washington Times)
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D.C. United's Chris Pontius (13) lines up a goal against Montreal's Shavar Thomas (3) for the first goal of the night at RFK Stadium in Washington, D.C., on Saturday, June 30, 2012. (Preston Keres/Special to The Washington Times)

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