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Philadelphia Union 2017 player salaries as of April 15

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The Major League Soccer Players Union has released the year's first batch of salary data. Now we know how much the Philadelphia Union's new... Read more

Fox spends on soccer ‘so the U.S. women can continue to be the best in the world and the men can win a World Cup’

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A few weeks ago, I had the pleasure of moderating a panel on careers in the soccer industry at the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton... Read more

Seattle’s MLS Cup win a reminder of Union’s defensive flaws

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TORONTO - This year's MLS Cup final was dull. There's no way around it. But for every 4-3 roller-coaster, there's a critic who laments poor... Read more

Jurgen Klinsmann fired by U.S. Soccer

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The U.S. Soccer Federation announced Monday that it has fired head coach and technical director Jurgen Klinsmann. U.S. Soccer president Sunil... Read more

A tour of the Union's new training facility, and a reflection on why it matters

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There was a lot of talk about culture change at Friday's official opening of the Union's new training facility in Chester. You don't have... Read more

ESPN has big plans for climax to Major League Soccer playoff race

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Update: Seattle-Real Salt Lake is on ESPN, Los Angeles-Dallas is on Fox Sports 1, and UniMás decided to not take a game at all. Also... Read more

Philadelphia Union 2016 player salaries as of September 15

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The Major League Soccer Players Union has released this year's latest batch of salary data. Although the release became official on September... Read more

Downingtown's Becky Edwards reflects on retiring from the NWSL

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Although the National Women's Soccer League doesn't have a Philadelphia team, it does have a number of players who hail from the region. You... Read more

The NWSL isn’t going away, but it can’t stand still

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You might have noticed that the National Women's Soccer League has made a lot of news lately. You might also have noticed that much of said... Read more

Abby Wambach: 'I wasn't planning on telling the world about my substance abuse problem'

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Abby Wambach's life in the public sphere has been defined by one trait more than any other: honesty. If we, in turn, are honest, we might... Read more