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A few details on Comcast, Univision Deportes and MLS

Saturday, March 21, 2015, 3:52 PM
A reminder: Today's @PhilaUnion vs. @FCDallas game is exclusively on Univision Deportes, which is not in HD in the Philadelphia market... — Jonathan Tannenwald (@thegoalkeeper) March 21, 2015 When Comcast finally was compelled to stop protecting Telemundo and strike a carriage deal for UDN... Read more

Union game vs. FC Dallas postponed due to snow

Friday, March 20, 2015, 1:28 PM
The Union's game against FC Dallas, originally scheduled for 7 p.m. Friday night, has been rescheduled to 4 p.m. Saturday because of the snowstorm currently hitting the Philadelphia region. "After careful review and consultation with the participating clubs and local authorities, Major League Soccer... Read more

Games to Watch: Rivalries in Europe and MLS

Friday, March 20, 2015, 9:53 AM
Manchester United at Liverpool 9:30 a.m. Sunday (NBCSN, NBC Universo) The latest edition of English soccer’s most famous rivalry comes with some bite. Wayne Rooney’s United and Steven Gerrard’s Liverpool are fourth and fifth in the Premier League standings. Expect the always-great... Read more

CONCACAF Wrap: Montréal Impact take lead on Alajuelense

Thursday, March 19, 2015, 10:43 AM
It took all of nine minutes for the Montréal Impact to get on the board against Alajuelense in the first leg of their CONCACAF Champions League semifinal. Just five minutes, the roar from the crowd of 33,675 at Olympic Stadium grew even louder, as Victor Cabrera doubled the Impact's lead. But... Read more

CONCACAF Wrap: Herediano stuns Club América

Wednesday, March 18, 2015, 11:02 AM
It would have been enough of an upset if Herediano had simply beaten Club América by a one-goal margin to kick off their CONCACAF Champions League semifinal series. But the Costa Rican club did much more than that to the Mexican powerhouse. Thanks in no small part to a 27th-minute red card... Read more

MLS Wrap: David Villa leads NYCFC to triumph at Yankee Stadium

Sunday, March 15, 2015, 11:56 PM
NEW YORK - Stop there for a moment. Yes, you've seen the dateline on here and on every other soccer websites many times before. Even within the narrower context of MLS, it has made regular appearances in stories on television events and interviews at MLS' Manhattan headquarters. But until Sunday... Read more

Games to Watch: NYCFC set to take Yankee Stadium stage

Friday, March 13, 2015, 7:11 AM
Orlando City at Houston Dynamo 7:00 p.m. Friday (UniMás, Univision Deportes) After getting a raucous reception from over 62,000 fans at the Citrus Bowl last weekend, Orlando hits the road for the first time. Kaká is the big star - and Amobi Okugo is well known to Union fans, of course... Read more

Jeffrey Webb tries to clean up CONCACAF's tarnished image

Thursday, March 12, 2015, 9:10 PM
After the formal proceedings finished at CONCACAF's Gold Cup press conference Thursday, confederation president Jeffrey Webb sat down for a series of one-on-one interviews with reporters in attendance. I was fortunate to be one of the people invited to meet with Webb. Even though we only had a few... Read more

CONCACAF brings taste of Gold Cup spectacle to town

Thursday, March 12, 2015, 3:48 PM
Thursday's press conference at Lincoln Financial Field mainly served to make an official announcement of something that was already well-known: Philadelphia will host the CONCACAF Gold Cup final on July 26, and the third-place game on July 25. But the event still didn't lack for spectacle. Mayor Nutter... Read more

MLS Wrap: Kaká, Diskerud, Altidore score on opening weekend

Monday, March 9, 2015, 1:24 PM
Three of Major League Soccer's big off-season acquisitions opened their accounts on the first weekend of action. Jozy Altidore struck twice in Toronto's 3-1 win at Vancouver on Saturday, and Mix Diskerud traded goals with Kaká in Orlando's 1-1 draw with New York City on Sunday. A capacity crowd... Read more
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The Goalkeeper is your home for the latest news about the Philadelphia Union, Major League Soccer, the National Women's Soccer League, the U.S. men's and women's national teams, and the rest of the world's most popular sport. It's also a place for fans to gather and celebrate the culture of soccer and its unique place on the sports landscape.

Jonathan Tannenwald
Lauren Green Inquirer Staff Writer
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