United get De Rosario from Red Bulls for McCarty

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WASHINGTON (AP) - D.C. United has acquired veteran playmaker Dwayne De Rosario from the New York Red Bulls in exchange for midfielder Dax McCarty.

De Rosario is a two-time MLS Cup MVP winner and a five-time All-Star selection. He has 80 career goals and 56 assists in 11 MLS seasons. De Rosario started the season with Toronto FC in his native Canada, before being dealt to the Red Bulls on April 1.

McCarty scored two goals in 13 games for D.C. United after coming to the team from Portland.

Earlier Monday, D.C. United acquired defender Brandon McDonald from the San Jose Earthquakes in exchange for allocation money.

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