Philadelphia Union PA Announcer Kevin Casey joined Union broadcaster Dave Leno on a Zoom chat yesterday afternoon to share his career journey along with helpful advice during the extended absence of sports. Learn his story. You may know him only by his voice. But many Philadelphia Union fans have come to recognize PA Announcer Kevin […]Read more "Union PA Announcer Kevin Casey becoming a fan favorite, learn his story"
The 2020 MLS season kicks off Saturday and the Philadelphia Union begin what they hope to begin their campaign with a positive result on the road at FC Dallas Saturday evening. For the first time in three years, the Philadelphia Union will be without veteran midfielder Haris Medunjanin and his expert-level vision and passing abilities. […]Read more "All eyes on Aaronson and Union midfield ahead of Saturday’s clash at FC Dallas"
The Philadelphia Union gladly embraced Jack Elliott as he rejoined the club recently after a multi-week absence due to green card paperwork and processing. Elliott is entering his fourth season with the club and now is a proud recipient of a US Green Card. Jack Elliott played every single minute of every single match in […]Read more "Union welcomed back iron-man Jack Elliott with green card in hand"
We’re under two weeks to the start of the 2020 MLS season! In this edition of Doop Roundup, we look at the Union’s new deal with stadium sponsor Subaru, the last week of preseason play, and also the reminder that we have a new podcast! Subaru Park On Tuesday, the Union held a press conference […]Read more "Doop Roundup: Subaru new sponsor for Stadium; Preseason play is showing the 2020 starters"
Mark McKenzie recently rejoined the Philadelphia Union for pre-season camp last week after making his USMNT senior team debut in a 1-0 clean sheet victory against Costa Rica. “It was incredible and a surreal moment to be able to step on the field with the Senior Team,” said McKenzie during a brief phone call with […]Read more "Mark McKenzie is back with the Union and eager to compete for a starting spot"
The Union is now three weeks out from the start of its 2020 MLS campaign! The club is back in Clearwater Florida for the last leg of preseason training, and a major piece to the club’s success is back training with the team! Jamiro Monteiro is finally back in training! Jamiro’s back training with the […]Read more "Doop Roundup: Jamiro Monteiro is back; Union set for last leg of preseason"
It’s been an eventful week for the Philadelphia Union. They have completed the first leg of their training in Clearwater Florida, won two-out-of-three preseason matches, and now head home to celebrate the release of their new home Jersey with the fans on Friday night. We take a look at it all in this latest edition […]Read more "Doop Roundup: MLS releases Forward 25 Kits; Union find winning ways in preseason play"
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 […]Read more "Union endured multi-month negotiations to land their guy – story behind Jamiro Monteiro’s DP deal"
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 […]Read more "Matt Real poised to take advantage of possible starting role tonight for Philadelphia Union"
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 […]Read more "Interview transcript: Matt Real on the possibility of starting tonight: “I’m looking forward to seeing what happens.”"