D.C. United acquire D Jed Zayner from Columbus Crew

D.C. United have acquired defender Jed Zayner from the Columbus

Crew.

United sent a 2012 second-round draft pick to the Crew in the

trade made on Friday. In addition, United will receive Columbus’

2011 fourth-round selection.

The 25-year-old Zayner has made eight appearances, including

three starts, for the Crew this season.