By Joseph Andrew Lee
Are you a veteran or active-duty military headed to the game at FedExField? If so, there’s a new place for you to relax and grab some free food and drinks at the brand new USO Metro Club inside the stadium.
All you need is a ticket to the game and a military ID.
Open to military and veteran fans at every Washington Redskins home game, the USO Metro Club at FedExField is a new extension of the services offered by USO of Metropolitan Washington-Baltimore.
“The USO for the military is like the Redskins locker room,” said former NFL quarterback and Redskins legend Joe Theismann. “It’s a bit of a sanctuary, there’s a select group of people that can go in there, and … it’s for you!”
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