D.C. United has acquired central defender Frederic Brillant from New York City FC, the MLS clubs announced on Sunday.
In exchange for the 32-year-old, D.C. gave up $75,000 in general allocation money and a 2018 international roster spot.
Brillant joined NYCFC from Oostende in January 2016 and played 54 times for the club. In 2017, he ranked first at NYCFC for headed clearances and second for aerial duels won, clearances and blocks.
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