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Union goalkeeper Andre Blake was named to Major League Soccer's Best XI, the team of the year, for the 2016 season.
philly.com Nov 29, 2016
LA UNION, Colombia (AP) - A chartered plane carrying a Brazilian soccer team to the biggest match of its history crashed into a Colombian hillside and broke into pieces, killing 75 people and leaving six survivors, Colombian officials said Tuesday.
"It's an amazing feeling to know that my hard work has been noticed," Blake said on a conference call with reporters after being named Major League Soccer's Goalkeeper of the Year.
After a stellar season in which he singlehandedly saved the Union's defense on many occasions, Union goalkeeper Andre Blake was named Major League Soccer's goalkeeper of the year on Friday.
The Goalkeeper | philly.com Nov 16, 2016
Midfielder Chris Pontius, who began the Union's leading goal scorer after being acquired last offseason from D.C. United, has been named Major League Soccer's Comeback Player of the Year.
COLUMBUS, Ohio - At the end of a week in which United States men's national soccer team players have skilfully sidestepped daily questions on the presidential election and its possible impact on Friday night's game with Mexico, midfielder Alejandro Bedoya decided to say something of substance.