DC United acquires Eddie Johnson from Seattle
D.C. United has acquired forward Eddie Johnson after a trade
with the Seattle Sounders.
The 29-year-old Johnson has led the Sounders in scoring the past
two seasons and ranks second in club history with 23 regular-season
The Sounders received allocation money as part of the trade,
which was announced on Tuesday.
Johnson ranks second in Sounders’ history with eight
game-winning goals and is the club’s all-time leader with three
goals in the Major League Soccer Cup Playoffs. He was an All-Star
selection in 2012 and named the MLS Comeback Player of the
Johnson also made 17 appearances for the U.S. Men’s National
Team in 2013.