The Gold Cup enters its quarterfinals this weekend. Eight nations made it out of the four groups cutting the field in half. Now it’s time for knockout football. Here’s a preview of all of the matches in your guide to the 2021 Gold Cup Quarterfinals 2021 Gold Cup Quarterfinals This tournament so far has shown […]Read more "Your Guide to the 2021 Gold Cup Quarterfinals"
The Union went down to Orlando in a match that had huge implications on the eastern conference standings right around the halfway point of the season. The Union played well but came up short yet again thanks to sloppy mistakes. Philly falls in a 2-1 loss at Orlando, but there’s no reason to think this […]Read more "Union play well, but sloppy mistakes lead to 2-1 loss at Orlando"
The final matchday for the 2021 Gold Cup group stage has come to a close! We now know the eight nations that will make it to the quarterfinals. Before we speak on that, let’s take a look back at the action that took place on the field in the 2021 Gold Cup: Matchday 3. Gold […]Read more "Looking back on the 2021 Gold Cup: Matchday 3"
The Philadelphia Union is coming off three big points at home. Beating DC United allowed the Union to leapfrog Orlando City SC for second place in the eastern conference. Now, Philly heads to Florida for a week packed with two games against Orlando and Miami. First, the Union takes on Orlando in a match that […]Read more "Union takes on Orlando in crucial eastern conference bout"
The Concacaf Gold Cup is rolling on. All 16 nations have played at least two matches now. The action has been full of surprises and goals galore! We take a look back on the 2021 Gold Cup: Matchday 2. 2021 Gold Cup: Matchday 2 Matchday 2 saw some nations punch their tickets to the quarterfinals! […]Read more "Looking back on the 2021 Gold Cup: Matchday 2"
The Philadelphia Union got back to their winning ways in a match they desperately needed to win against DC United. The Union’s attacking front three were clicking as all three contributed to the two goals. The midfield and defense held it down limiting most of the mistakes that have been present in the past few […]Read more "Union triumph over DC 2-1, get back to winning ways after lengthy weather delay"
The Gold Cup is moving at a frantic pace. All 16 nations competition has played at least one match. If you missed any of the action from matchday one, have no fear! We at Philly Sports Network will take you back through each game and show who is doing what. Here’s a look back on […]Read more "Looking back on the 2021 Gold Cup: Matchday 1"
The Philadelphia Union hasn’t won on the field since the middle of June, but they are winning off the field right now. This week Philly announced contract extensions for their sporting director and starting goalkeeper. Confirmed two players received green cards to remove their international status. The Union will also have the opportunity to return […]Read more "Doop Roundup July 16, 2021: Extensions, Green Cards, & DC United"
Italy beat England in a penalty shootout in the final of Euro 2020. Their effort was unmatched all tournament. A resilient comeback and penalty shootout was the culminating effort for a nation that had looked the best team from their first match of the tournament. Italy wins Euro 2020, and this comes just under three […]Read more "Italy wins Euro 2020; An astonishing turnaround in a short period of time"
Argentina and Brazil renewed their rivalry in the final of the 2021 Copa America! In a game that was chippy and passions flared, Argentina was the nation that came out on top. Leonel Messi checked off another box in his illustrious career helping Argentina win their first Copa America in 28 years! Here’s a look […]Read more "Argentina wins 2021 Copa America! Messi lifts first-ever international trophy"