12:03 AM EST, Mon March 02, 2015
Philadelphia Union Rumors & News
Some of the top young prospects in American soccer lead the U.S. into CONCACAF's qualifying tournament for this summer's FIFA Under-20 World Cup. Two players on the squad have local ties: Midfielder Russell Canouse (TSG Hoffenheim) is a Lancaster native, and Zack Steffen (Freiburg) - the team's likely starting goalkeeper - is a Downingtown native.
philly.com Feb 28, 2015
SOCCER-MLS/STRIKE:Soccer-Clock ticking as MLS and union face crunch talks
Whether you're planning to travel to Canada next summer or just interesteted in watching the Women's World Cup on TV, the countdown to kickoff is officially on.
Call it the clásico of U.S. national team nightmares. The CONCACAF Champions League quarterfinal draw threw together Costa Rica's Saprissa and Mexico's Club América, respective lords of the Estadio Ricardo Saprissa and the Estadio Azteca.
The Crew Feb 25, 2015
Columbus Crew SC played to a 1-1 draw against the Philadelphia Union in Group Stage play at the IMG Suncoast Pro Classic, but fell in the necessary penalty shootout to decide the group winner, 5-3. The contest took place at IMG Academy Field on Wednesday evening, with Justin Meram scoring in regulation for the Black & Gold. Read More
Even though they've only been part of Major League Soccer since 2012, the Montréal Impact have a long and rich history in the CONCACAF Champions League. On Tuesday night, they wrote another famous chapter.
The Union take center stage at the IMG Suncoast Pro Classic Bradenton this evening. After beating the Costa Rica U-23s in their group stage opener, tonight Jim Curtin's side faces London United - a team of ex-pros and prospects trying to get the attention of scouts.
philly.com Feb 20, 2015
22-year-old Venezuelan will be counted on to make an immediate impact with the Union.
Ahead of its CONCACAF Champions League quarterfinal first leg in Costa Rica on Thursday, D.C. United makes a stop at Toyota Staidum tonight to take on FC Dallas.
philly.com Feb 20, 2015
For months now, Union fans and outside observers have been waiting for the team to fulfill its long-standing promise that it would bring in a striker who can truly lead the team's attack. On Friday, the team acquired a player they think can live up to the billing.
Kickoff at the Desert Diamond Cup in Tucson, Ariz., is set for 10:00 p.m.
Sounders FC Blog | Seattle Times Feb 18, 2015
We're counting down the days until the Major League Soccer opener -- Chicago at Los Angeles on March 6 -- by marching backward through Matt Pentz's projected league standings for upcoming season. Today, we catch up with a Philadelphia Union team that looks very similar to last year's version. A refresher: Philadelphia had a thrilling run through last year's U.S. Open Cup bracket, overcoming FC Dallas on penalties in the semis and pushing the Sounders to extra time in a heart-racing final at PPL Park. If a few stoppage time bounces would've went differently, 2014 would've been remembered...
For the first time since 2009, the CONCACAF Gold Cup is coming back to Philadelphia.
While the rest of us are stuck inside, the USL's Austin Aztex are hosting the final day of the ATX Pro Challenge, a four-team preseason tournament. D.C. United and FC Dallas meet in the consolation game, starting at 4:15 p.m. Eastern.
Never forget that Carlos Valdés' path to the 2014 World Cup began in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.