Doop Roundup: MLS releases Forward 25 Kits; Union find winning ways in preseason play

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 […]

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Union without key players so far in camp; depth players can shine

Philadelphia Union Head Coach Jim Curtin revealed some worrisome news during yesterday’s weekly conference call with the media. Several players have picked up injuries while others have not yet joined camp due to immigration paperwork issues. But maybe some depth players can take hold of the unfortunate circumstances. First and foremost, Jamiro Monteiro has yet […]

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Philadelphia Union lockdown centerback Jakob Glesnes; could he be heir-apparent to fan favorites McKenzie or Elliot?

The Philadelphia Union acquired Norweigian centerback Jakob Glesnes on Friday afternoon. He’ll be a Union player for the next two seasons (2020 & 2021,) with club options for 2022 and 2023. The 25-year-old was brought in using Targeted Allocation Money (TAM). Jakob Glesnes has a strong demeanor and qualities. His leadership and ability to play […]

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“I want to win a starting spot.” – Fontana is motivated and ready to make an impact with Philadelphia Union in 2020

Anthony Fontana, the 20-year old Philadelphia Union Homegrown midfielder from Newark, DE, spoke with PhillySportsNetwork.com last Friday after the club’s first full week of preseason camp. Yesterday, Head Coach Jim Curtin mentioned Fontana may be a large piece of the team’s overall puzzle in 2020. Fontana senses that and aims to earn a starting spot, […]

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