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D.C. United closing in on Wayne Rooney, Washington Spirit win, and more: Freedom Kicks for 5/24/2018

Rose Lavelle made her first appearance for the Spirit last night

Hello folks! Jason is still in a no spoiler cone of silence for the Capitals game so I won’t say anything but... yeah... how about that game I can’t mention [Editor’s note: It was good!.]. Anyways here we go...

Wayne Rooney arrives in Washington for talks with D.C. United | The Washington Post
Wayne Rooney’s move to D.C. United isn’t complete, but it’s close enough that he’s touring the city, taking a physical, and meeting officials from the team.

Rose Lavelle makes her debut as Washington Spirit knock off Sky Blue FC | Black And Red United
In more big news, Rose Lavelle made her debut for the Washington Spirit, and it came as they broke a six-game winless run against Sky Blue FC.

Reign FC lose to Houston Dash for the first time | Sounder at Heart
Latsko lifts Dash to first franchise victory over Reign FC | Dynamo Theory
Elsewhere in NWSL play, Seattle Reign FC were surprisingly defeated on a last-minute goal from the Houston Dash.

Orlando Pride vs. North Carolina Courage: Final Score 4-3 as the Pride Comeback Falls Short | The Mane Land
Last night also saw one of the wildest games of the season as the North Carolina Courage beat the Orlando Pride in Florida.

Neymar, Costa, Silva, Coutinho and Brazil flying high before World Cup | ESPN
A helicopter easily beats the Metrobus.

Transfer Talk: Arsenal's new regime to start with Jean-Michael Seri; Liverpool eye upgrade at goalkeeper | ESPNFC
Some transfer rumors and updates.

That’s it for today folks, see ya!