Drogba, Ibrahimovic and Rooney recontextualized the move in terms of those viral moments that only superstars can create, those plays that define seasons, teams and eras that burn in supporters' minds long after they've gone.
D.C. United Front Office
Acosta is set to replace Neymar as the Brazilian recovers from a foot injury.
D.C. United are generating interest from multiple broadcast outlets for the first time in club history.
The league's growth will be significantly impacted by negotiations over a new television deal in 2022.
Wayne Rooney is likely to start among the substitutes but the intention is to bring him on to earn his 120th cap.
Wayne Rooney spent last season returning to his boyhood club of Everton.