DC United get Fred from Revolution for draft pick

D.C. United have reacquired Brazilian midfielder Fred in a trade

with the New England Revolution.

United on Friday sent the Revolution a 2013 second-round draft

pick for Fred, who had 11 goals and 16 assists over three seasons

in Washington from 2007-09.

The 31-year-old Fred played last year with the Philadelphia

Union, then was selected by the Revolution in the Major League

Soccer re-entry draft at the end of the season.

Fred’s younger brother, 19-year-old Junior Carreiro, also plays

for United.