“We know we can play much better” says Wagner before return to lineup Sunday night in DC

Discipline has been one of the very few weaknesses in German left back Kai Wagner’s game so far in his first MLS season with Philadelphia Union. Wagner has missed four games to date and only one of those absences was due to injury while the other three were due to a red card, a ‘supplemental […]

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Changes along Philadelphia Union backline are needed, but will Curtin see it that way?

Dating back to June 26th, following an international break due to Gold Cup play, the Philadelphia Union have won just twice in seven games and lost three times – allowing four goals in each loss. Changes are needed, but will there be any roster rotation at DC United Sunday evening? Before June 29th, when Jim […]

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Matt Real poised to take advantage of possible starting role tonight for Philadelphia Union

Homegrown signing, YSC Academy graduate and 20-year old Drexel Hill native Matt Real spoke with PSN Thursday afternoon about his progress in development, the intensity in training the past week, and the opportunity that could present itself to him tonight: a chance at the starting left back spot in Kai Wagner’s absence (suspension due to […]

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Interview transcript: Matt Real on the possibility of starting tonight: “I’m looking forward to seeing what happens.”

Union homegrown signing and Drexel Hill native Matt Real spoke with PSN’s Matt McClain Thursday afternoon about the possibility of earning just the fourth start in his young MLS career with usual starter Kai Wagner suspended due to yellow card accumulation. The full transcript is below. How do you feel this week after training? I […]

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Union youngster Anthony Fontana opens up on what’s fueled his recent success

The 19-year-old Homegrown midfielder from Newark, DE clinched a victory for Philadelphia Union last Saturday with an insurance goal in the 65th minute. Fontana, sitting behind veteran midfielders Marco Fabian and Alejandro Bedoya in the depth-chart, spoke with PSN about making the most of his playing time and what’s he been able to do to […]

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“After losses, great teams respond” said Curtin following Union’s gritty 2-0 home win Saturday

Philadelphia Union Head Coach Jim Curtin spoke honestly with the media following his team’s 2-0 win against Chicago Fire Saturday night and hinted at what it means to be atop the table while looking ahead towards the playoffs. “We’ve never been in this position as a club and we have to continue to be brave […]

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Tomas Romero earns 2nd career clean sheet behind 12 saves, Steel FC win first ever match at Louisville

A 26th minute goal from right back Walter Cortes propelled Bethlehem Steel FC to their first ever win at Louisville City FC Saturday night thanks to an outstanding performance from keeper Tomas Romero who sets new club record with 12 saves in a match. It was a historic night for Steel FC. Walter Cortes set […]

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