Union endured multi-month negotiations to land their guy – story behind Jamiro Monteiro’s DP deal

Carlos Barros of Prestige Sports was generous enough to spend some of his Sunday evening chatting with PhillySportsNetwork.com about his client, Jamiro Monteiro, and his new multi-year Designated Player contract. Details of the multi-month long negotiation process, efforts from the Union’s Technical Staff, and Monteiro’s thought process along the way were all discussed. “It’s a […]

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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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Sons of Ben President says “It’s great to be an SoB,” as Union begin grueling road stretch

Earlier this week Philadelphia Union supporters group Sons of Ben President Matt Gendaszek release a personal statement in an email blast reminding everyone why it’s great to be an SoB Most times when the President of the Sons of Ben is called upon to release an official statement to the supporters group, it revolves around […]

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Haris Medunjanin and Union look to continue improved form on the road at Cincinnati

Both Head Coach Jim Curtin and veteran midfielder Haris Medunjanin mentioned the importance of building on the positives as Philadelphia Union trek to Cincinnati to face MLS newcomers FC Cincinnati Saturday night. Despite not earning results in their first three matches of the 2019 MLS season, Haris Medunjanin was quick to mention their recent run […]

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Steel FC look to snag second consecutive result in home opening match Saturday against North Carolina FC

After kicking off the 2019 USL Championship season in winning fashion in Alabama, Steel FC begin their home campaign in Chester Saturday as North Carolina FC come to town. Normally the head coach of a team who earned a hard fought three points away from home to begin the year would seem full of confidence. […]

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