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2014 U.S. Open Cup fourth round draw: Union to host Harrisburg

Thursday, May 29, 2014, 8:15 AM
The Philadelphia Union get to stay at home when they enter the 2014 U.S. Open Cup. They'll host the USL PRO's Harrisburg City Islanders on June 17 at 7:00 p.m. It's nice for the Union and their fans to have an Open Cup game at PPL Park, but it's probably not the ideal opponent. Harrisburg is the Union's... Read more

Landon Donovan, Maurice Edu left out of final U.S. World Cup team

Thursday, May 22, 2014, 9:22 PM
The decision was fast, and the timing was stunning. Landon Donovan, the United States men's national team's all-time leading scorer and one of the most clutch players in American soccer history, was unceremoniously cast aside by Jurgen Klinsmann on Thursday as Klinsmann named the 23 players who will... Read more

Union's Vincent Nogueira could become Designated Player, but apparently won't

Monday, May 19, 2014, 10:24 AM
Updated on Tuesday, May 20: A spokesperson for the Union told me that Vincent Nogueira will not become a Designated Player as there was no extra payment to Sochaux after the team was relegated from France's Ligue 1. I was not, however, given any concrete information about the terms of Nogueira’s... Read more

Maurice Edu out of Union vs. Kansas City due to concussion

Wednesday, May 14, 2014, 3:29 PM
Union midfielder Maurice Edu won't play in Wednesday night's game at Sporting Kansas City (8:30 p.m., Comcast SportsNet) because of concussion symptoms. The injury occurred in the 70th minute of Saturday's 1-0 loss to D.C. United. Edu went up for a ball in the air with D.C.'s Chris Korb, and Korb's... Read more

Maurice Edu named to U.S. national team World Cup training camp squad

Monday, May 12, 2014, 2:55 PM
As expected, Philadelphia Union midfielder Maurice Edu was named to U.S. men’s national team coach Jurgen Klinsmann’s 30-player World Cup training camp squad on Monday. "I'm very excited to go there representing not only myself and my family, but also the Unoin. Now I need to go in there... Read more

Live updates: Philadelphia Union vs. D.C. United

Saturday, May 10, 2014, 12:15 PM
Time: 4:00 p.m. EDT Venue: PPL Park, Chester, Pa. TV: The Comcast Network (J.P. Dellacamera, Peter Pappas, Tony Limarzi, Kristian Dyer and Heather Mitts) Starting Lineups Philadelphia Union (4-2-2-2, left to right) Goalkeeper: Zac MacMath Defenders: Fabinho, Austin Berry, Amobi Okugo, Ray Gaddis Midfielders:... Read more

Local lower-division teams drawn in U.S. Open Cup

Thursday, May 8, 2014, 11:20 AM
UPDATED May 8: The first round is complete. Instead of writing up a new post for the second round, I've just updated the matchups at the bottom. Congratulaions to FC Lehigh Valley United Sonic, which will host the Harrisburg City Islanders on May 14 at Whitehall High School in Whitehall, Pa. If you... Read more

Live updates: Philadelphia Union at Montréal Impact

Saturday, April 26, 2014, 9:08 AM
Time: 4:00 p.m. EDT Venue: Stade Saputo, Montréal, Que. TV: The Comcast Network/J.P. Dellacamera and Peter Pappas Starting Lineups Montréal Impact (4-2-3-1, left to right) Goalkeeper: Troy Perkins Defenders: Jeb Brovsky, Matteo Ferrari, Karl Ouimette, Hassoun Camara Midfielders: Patrice... Read more

Live updates: Philadelphia Union at New York Red Bulls

Wednesday, April 16, 2014, 3:35 PM
Time: 7:30 p.m. EDT Venue: Red Bull Arena, Harrison, N.J. TV: WACP-4 and The Comcast Network (J.P. Dellacamera and Tony Limarzi) Starting Lineups New York Red Bulls (4-1-2-1-2, left to right) Goalkeeper: Luis Robles Defenders: Roy Miller, Ibrahim Sekagaya, Jamison Olave, Kosuke Kimura Midfielders:... Read more

Live updates: Philadelphia Union vs. Real Salt Lake

Saturday, April 12, 2014, 3:56 PM
Time: 4:00 p.m. EDT Venue: PPL Park, Chester, Pa. TV: WPVI-6 (J.P. Dellacamera, Peter Pappas, Heather Mitts, Tony Limarzi and Kristian Dyer) and Univision Deportes (Luis Omar Tapia and Diego Balado) Austin Berry returns to the starting lineup and Andrew Wenger makes his Union debut this afternoon... Read more
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Jonathan Tannenwald
Lauren Green Inquirer Staff Writer
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