We've known for a while that DC United was getting a new badge, and here it is:
It was leaked by the MLS online shop as they prepare to start selling stuff.
The badge is a huge improvement over their current badge (right), not to mention their 1994-96 badge (left):
This one keeps a clear visual link with its forebearer. For my own part, I would have redesigned the eagle; I prefer the sharper wings in this supposed "draft" leak, seen about a month ago:
Congrats to our friends down in DC. I look forward to seeing it all over the place on my next trip to RFK.
I'm always interested in seeing how teams handle this process.