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Wednesday, May 26, 2010
On January 19, 1974, news broke that professional soccer was returning to DC. Both The Washington Post and The Washington Evening Star featured articles on the front page of their respective sports sections. Only four months later, the Diplomats would make their debut at RFK Stadium.