D.C. United sign Marcos Sanchez

February 26, 2013
By Associated Press

WASHINGTON -- D.C. United have signed Panamanian midfielder Marcos Sanchez on a one-year loan.

United announced Tuesday that Sanchez will be available to play once he has his international transfer certificate and work visa.

Sanchez is on loan from Tauro FC of Panama. He has been in a preseason trial with United since Feb. 12.

The 23-year-old Sanchez has made 18 appearances and scored two goals for Panama's national team.