Thursday, December 25, 2014

U.S. Open Cup

Live video: Soccer Morning with NASN and Soccerly.com, September 16

Tuesday, September 16, 2014, 7:18 AM
Jason Davis is out for another day, so I have been invited back for a return engagement in the Soccer Morning host's chair. You can watch the show via YouTube - I'll mbed the video when it goes live. I'll be joined by two guests today. First up will be Alicia Rodriguez, author of The Goat Parade,... Read more

Live chat: Union vs. Sounders U.S. Open Cup preview

Monday, September 15, 2014, 11:29 PM
Throughout this week, Philly.com and the Seattle Times are collaborating on some projects to bring you enhanced coverage of the U.S. Open Cup final between the Union and the Sounders. You have already seen the video preview that I hosted Monday with Matt Pentz, the Times' Sounders beat writer, previewing... Read more

The Comcast Network to broadcast U.S. Open Cup final

Sunday, September 14, 2014, 11:51 AM
In the previous two years of GolTV's broadcast rights deal for the U.S. Open Cup final, the network refused to allow any local stations to air simultaneous coverage. This year, though, the Union have broken GolTV's hegemony. Though it hasn't officially been announced yet by any of the parties involved... Read more

GolTV finally gets online streaming for Bundesliga, U.S. Open Cup final

Wednesday, September 3, 2014, 12:01 PM
Updated September 4: The security patches I reported that KlowdTV was working on have been rolled out, and I've also been told that GolTV's Spanish feed will be available through the service by the middle of September. For over a year now, I have been trying to get a hold of people at GolTV to get... Read more

Video: Re-live the Union's U.S. Open Cup semifinal win over FC Dallas

Wednesday, August 13, 2014, 11:37 AM
Above, you can watch a full game replay of the Philadelphia Union's penalty shootout win over FC Dallas in the U.S. Open Cup semifinals on Tuesday at Toyota Stadium in Frisco, Texas. If you want to just see the key moments from the game, here are the timestamps to jump to: 1:27:00 - Amobi Okugo's... Read more

2014 U.S. Open Cup semifinal draw: Union will visit FC Dallas

Thursday, July 10, 2014, 10:06 AM
The Union's streak of U.S. Open Cup home games in this year's tournament has come to an end, but not because of a loss. Indeed, they're still very much alive after beating the New England Revolution on Tuesday. The streak is over because the Union's semifinal contest will be a road game, at FC Dallas... Read more

2014 U.S. Open Cup quarterfinal draw: Union will host New England or Rochester

Thursday, June 26, 2014, 8:03 PM
After beating the NASL's New York Cosmos in the fifth round of the U.S. Open Cup at PPL Park the Union will host welcome either the New England Revolution or USL PRO's Rochester Rhinos to Chester for a quarterfinal matchup on Tuesday, July 8 at 7:00 p.m. The fifth round pairings that will set up these... Read more

2014 U.S. Open Cup fifth round draw: Union host New York Cosmos

Thursday, June 19, 2014, 9:58 AM
After beating the Harrisburg City Islanders in the fourth round of the U.S. Open Cup, the Union will get another home game in the fifth round. It will be another game against a relative neighbor, as the much-hyped New York Cosmos of the North American Soccer League will make the trip to PPL Park on... Read more

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

2014 U.S. Open Cup third round draw

Tuesday, May 20, 2014, 2:29 PM
Since I went on at such length about the U.S. Open Cup format in my last post about it, let's just get right to the lineup of matches. Games are listed in chronological order of kickoff time. All times listed are Eastern. Teams with local ties are in italics. The second round draw and all first round... Read more
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