Australian forward Danny Allsopp leaving DC United

Australian forward Danny Allsopp is leaving D.C. United.

United announced Monday that it has reached a mutual agreement

with Allsopp to terminate his contract.

Allsopp played in 23 MLS games with 18 starts in his only season

in Washington. He scored five goals, tying MLS rookie of the year

Andy Najar for the team lead.

Allsopp joined United from Qatari club Al-Rayyan in January

2010. He has also made three appearances for the Australian

national team.