DC locals Oguchi Onyewu, Clarence Goodson, and Maurice Edu named to U.S. World Cup soccer team

The U.S. World Cup roster was announced today and three Washington, D.C. area players made the squad.

Coach Bob Bradley named Oguchi Onyewu, a 28-year old defender who grew up in Olney and went to Sherwood High to the squad. Onyewu, a world-class defender, plays for AC Milan, one of the top teams in Europe. However, he had been sidelined for the past seven months after knee surgery so it was uncertain whether he would make the team.

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