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2015 Union Player Reviews: Tranquillo Barnetta and Zach Pfeffer

The utility midfielders had mixed results this season, but better days are hopefully ahead for this well matched pair. When Tranquillo Barnetta arrived in Philadelphia in late July, Zach Pfeffer must have had mixed emotions. Ten years his senior, the Swiss national would certainly take up minutes in the midfield and make it more difficult for Zach to see the pitch. But at the same time, Pfeffer must have seen Barnetta as an ideal mentor and a player whose actions he could soak up like a sponge. Both players are versatile utility midfielders. Neither of the players does any one thing...

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