In keeping with the David Beckham trend of heading abroad to stay in shape during the MLS offseason, D.C. United's Brazilian midfielder Fred is off on loan to ... Wellington Phoenix of Australia's
A-League, where he will be eligible to play six games. Fans of Fred's former team, the Melbourne Victory, are reportedly miffed at the move. Terms of the move were not disclosed etc. etc.
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