After a disappointing loss at Red Bull Arena on Sunday night, the Union now travels across the country to play the San Jose Earthquakes on Wednesday night. We haven’t seen the Earthquakes since the spring of 2018, and they have a lot of changes. On Wednesday after multiple ejections on Saturday against Atlanta, the Quakes […]Read more "Philadelphia Union Show the Foe: San Jose Earthquakes"
We’re in the thick of it now! There are two weeks left in the MLS regular season! In the Eastern Conference, six teams clinched their place in the playoffs but seeding is still up in the air. One open playoff spot remains, and five teams are battling for it! Let’s take a look at how […]Read more "The Road to MLS Playoffs; 2 weeks to go, things are solidifying!"
Our Union team at Philly Sports Network recently received a special invitation. Alexandra Wachman, Public Relations Manager at Comcast, asked if we’d like to attend an Xfinity event hosted by the Philadelphia Union. There would be only a handful of season ticket holders in attendance, would include viewing a team practice, lunch on the deck […]Read more "Xfinity and the Philadelphia Union: at the forefront of Philly sports"
The Philadelphia Union failed to score a goal Sunday night on the road at NYRB, but will hope to bounce back on short rest across the country against the San Jose Earthquakes – who are missing two major offensive weapons in Cristian Espinoza and Chris Wondolowski (both suspended). Can Philadelphia find a way to grab […]Read more "Union square off against a short-handed San Jose team tonight, can they capitalize on the road?"
The Philadelphia Union began the first of three road matches in eight days with a deflating 2-0 loss at New York Red Bull Sunday night following a crucial blunder from keeper Andre Blake and several missed chances offensively. “What can I say, it’s one of things that just happen. I made a big mistake and […]Read more "Union falter offensively + mistake by Blake, fall 2-0 at NYRB to start road trip"
Tim Lovenguth and Jeff Green bring you the return of ‘Inside the River End’, Philly Sports Network’s premier Philadelphia Union podcast! The duo break down a long road ahead, what today’s game against the Red Bulls means for their playoff hopes, and how the Union can come away with maximum points from their next few […]Read more "LISTEN: We’re back and so are the Philadelphia Union"
The Philadelphia Union Youth Academy continues to be the most promising aspect of the organization, now sending seven players from its ranks off to a National Team Talent Identification camp starting today and running through September 23rd in Chula Vista, California. Defenders Dante Huckaby and Anthony Sorensen, midfielders Paxten Aaronson, Jack McGlynn, and Nicholas Pariano, […]Read more "7 Union Youth Academy players invited to U-16 National Team ID Camp"
Mark McKenzie left training Wednesday afternoon just like any other day. But yesterday, the 20-year old center back from Bear, Delaware was due to return to Chester for a media appearance set to take place before Bethlehem Steel FC’s home match vs Loudoun United FC. McKenzie arrived back down to the stadium around 6:20 PM […]Read more "On Kid’s Night, Union defender Mark McKenzie reflects on his path to the pros"
There are only three weeks left in MLS regular season play. With such little time left, the playoff field seems to be taking shape. However, there are still spots and seeding up in the air! Here’s a look at where things stand in MLS’ eastern conference with three weeks to go! The East with 3 […]Read more "The Road to MLS Playoffs; The intensity is ramped up with 3 weeks to go"
Yesterday, the Philadelphia Inquirer’s Jonathan Tannenwald dropped a story challenging the Philadelphia Union ownership group in a call for charter flights to be used during the Union’s stretch of three road matches in eight days. Soon enough, Twitter was buzzing. Three road matches in eight days. One of which is across the country in San […]Read more "Local article on Union and charter flights creates Twitter discussion"