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Brotherly Game Feb 4, 2016

Philadelphia Union announce new jersey numbers

Tranquillo Barnetta, John McCarthy, and others get new jersey numbers today. The Philadelphia Union released the most recent changes in jersey numbers today via the club's twitter account. Number changes and additions: pic.twitter.com/ExcshZ5SQ1 — Philadelphia Union (@PhilaUnion) February 4, 2016 Tranquillo Barnetta has given up his former number 85 for a more traditional 10, which was held previously by Cristian Maidana, while John McCarthy moves from 55 to 27, which was recently vacated by Zach Pfeffer. Other players got new numbers as well. Chris Pontius took number 13, which was...
Brotherly Game Jan 30, 2016

Philadelphia Union and MLS News and Notes 1-30-16

Zach Pfeffer discusses his move to Colorado, Maurice Edu back to the midfield, the Union are embracing analytics and more. Check out the latest news below. Zach Pfeffer excited for "fresh start" with Colorado Rapids after departing hometown Philadelphia Union | MLSsoccer.com:Zach Pfeffer, a Homegrown player from the Philadelphia Union talked to mlsscoccer.com about turning over a new leaf in Colorodo. Hopefully he will be able to find consistent form with the Rapids and perform well (just not against the Union). Back in midfield and healthy, Maurice Edu hoping for revival with Philadelphia...
Brotherly Game Jan 16, 2016

A farewell for Zach Pfeffer

The Philadelphia Union's first homegrown signing didn't quite live up to expectations, but he was still one of us. It was announced yesterday that Zach Pfeffer was traded to the Colorado Rapids along with general allocation money for the second overall draft pick that eventually became Joshua Yaro. This was a bittersweet day for Union fans. It's sad to see the club's first homegrown player leave, but it was a very good trade and the club was able to pick up a very promising center back in Yaro. Pfeffer became the franchise's first Homegrown Player in 2010 as a 15 year old, making him one...
Burgundy Wave Jan 15, 2016

Rapids Conclude Draft Day Trade and Pick Up Zach Pfeffer

The player to be named later is none other than Zach Pfeffer. The Colorado Rapids concluded their draft day trade with Philadelphia Union today with the announcement that they had picked up Zach Pfeffer. From Paul Bravo, Vice President of Soccer Operations and Technical Director: Zach is a talented young player who has been a professional since 2011.  He is the same age as a lot of these players at the SuperDraft and, had he been involved this year, he would have been a top pick. So we felt that his experience and his versatility, as well as the allocation money, were too much of an...
Denver Post Jan 15, 2016
Zach Pfeffer acquired by Colorado Rapids to complete draft-day deal

Zach Pfeffer acquired by Colorado Rapids to complete draft-day deal

The Colorado Rapids announced Friday they have acquired attacking midfielder Zach Pfeffer to complete a draft-day deal that sent the No.
Brotherly Game Jan 15, 2016

Zach Pfeffer traded to Colorado Rapids

The player to be named later in the deal that allowed the Union to pick Josh Yaro was named. The Philadelphia Union have sent Zach Pfeffer and general allocation money to the Colorado Rapids to complete the deal that sent Colorado's first pick (second overall) in the 2016 MLS SuperDraft to the Union. With that pick, the Union selected defender Josh Yaro, who many people had going first overall. Pfeffer was the Union's first signing via the Homegrown Player mechanism, signing at just 15 years of age in 2010. He went on loan to 1899 Hoffenheim in the German Bundesliga, however he only made a...
philly.com Jan 15, 2016

Union trade Pfeffer to Colorado

Zach Pfeffer, who signed with the Union at 15 as a homegrown player in their inaugural season in 2010, was traded Friday to the Colorado Rapids to complete a draft-day trade.

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