The Philadelphia Union is entering the home-stretch of their 2019 season. They are tied on points for 1st place in the eastern conference. With only six weeks left, the Union has their work cut out for them as they try to exceed expectations. Before the season started, the club set its main goal as hosting […]Read more "The road to MLS Playoffs; with 6 weeks left, can the Union exceed expectations?"
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.”"
The year was 2008, and the Philadelphia Union were just hatching out the same egg that new Union mascot Phang came from. Aside from announcing that Philadelphia finally got an MLS team, an announcement came out stating that the city of Chester will be the hometown of this Philadelphia soccer club. Many die-hard soccer fans […]Read more "Should more be developed on the land around Talen Energy Stadium?"
The Philadelphia Union are in 1st place in MLS’s eastern confernece. They are coming off of beating eastern conference favorite Toronto FC up north. Now Philadelphia turn their attention to three straight home matches over the next 12 days, starting with a match against the streaking Seattle Sounders FC Match Preview The union are one […]Read more "1st place Philadelphia Union look to keep pace against streaking Seattle Sounders"
Following a draw to in-state rival Pittsburgh Riverhounds SC at Talen Energy Stadium, Bethlehem Steel FC will look to maintain momentum and earn valuable points on the road against Swope Park Rangers. The beginning of the 2019 campaign has been a roller coaster of sorts for Head Coach Brendan Burke and his young roster. They […]Read more "Zach Zandi and Steel FC look to build momentum on the road Saturday night at Swope Park"
The Philadelphia Union won their first road match of 2019 at FC Cincinnati. Philly scored two goals, kept a clean sheet and secured the clubs 100th win in franchise history! The Union get the W in their first ever match at Cincinnati. Here’s a look at what went down, and some major takeaways from a […]Read more "Marco Fabián and David “Titi” Accam power the Union to 100th win in franchise history in 2-0 win at FC Cincinnati"
Following their second consecutive home loss Sunday night, Brendan Burke and his young club will need to regroup quickly as a very difficult uphill climb is ahead of them this weekend against in-state rivals Pittsburgh Riverhounds. “We made a mistake. That stuff happens,” said Steel FC Head Coach Brendan Burke Thursday morning. One mistake over […]Read more "Steel FC attempt to avoid third straight home loss against rivals Pittsburgh Riverhounds SC"
The Philadelphia Union did not have the start to the MLS season that they wanted to have last weekend, losing to TFC. Now, they look to bounce back and channel last season’s road successes ahead of their first road match of the 2019 campaign. Union look to bounce back after opening loss: “Obviously, there’s things […]Read more "Philadelphia Union look to bounce back and channel last year’s road successes ahead of first road match of 2019"
The Union are not done acquiring new players yet! They acquired Midfielder Jamiro Monteiro from French club FC Metz. The deal is a four month loan with options to make it a full season loan, or buy. Union add a box-to-box midfielder: Jamiro Monteiro was praised by Sporting Director Ernst Tanner. Tanner said in the […]Read more "Philadelphia Union add box-to-box midfielder Jamiro Monteiro"