Thursday, February 11, 2016

Game 18: Real Salt Lake at Philadelphia Union

If you thought last Thursday's game against Columbus was hard, this one will be even more so.

Game 18: Real Salt Lake at Philadelphia Union

The Union take on Real Salt Lake tonight at PPL Park. (Akira Suwa / Staff Photographer)
The Union take on Real Salt Lake tonight at PPL Park. (Akira Suwa / Staff Photographer)

Time: 7:30 p.m.
Venue: PPL Park, Chester, Pa.
TV: WPVI-6.2 (J.P. Dellacamera and Glenn Davis)

Injury Report

Real Salt Lake

Probable: M Kyle Beckerman (left foot tendon tear), M Javier Morales (left ankle sprain)

Philadelphia Union

M Shea Salinas (left fibula fracture)
Questionable: M Stefani Miglioranzi Miglioranzi (right groin strain)
Probable: D Jordan Harvey (left groin strain), F Danny Mwanga (left groin strain)

Tonight's SEPTA train schedule is below the chat console. SEPTA has once again added service for passengers traveling to and from Delaware.

If you thought last Thursday's game against Columbus was hard, this one will be even more so. Real Salt Lake have two of the most dynamic attacking players in Major League Soccer in Javier Morales and Alvaro Saborio. The team has scored a league-high 33 goals this season. RSL are also well-rested, having not played a game since July 31.

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Pregame service

From Center City

Market East Suburban 30th Street Chester
3:12 p.m. 3:17 p.m. 3:21 p.m. 3:47 p.m.
4:04 p.m. 4:09 p.m. 4:13 p.m. 4:44 p.m.
4:22 p.m. 4:27 p.m. 4:31 p.m. 5:00 p.m.
4:45 p.m. 4:50 p.m. 4:54 p.m. 5:23 p.m.
5:04 p.m. 5:09 p.m. 5:14 p.m. 5:34 p.m.*
5:09 p.m.
5:14 p.m.
5:18 p.m. 5:47 p.m.
5:33 p.m. 5:38 p.m. 5:42 p.m. 6:13 p.m.
6:03 p.m. 6:08 p.m. 6:12 p.m. 6:41 p.m.
6:28 p.m. 6:33 p.m. 6:37 p.m. 7:03 p.m.
* - Express train from Center City.

From Newark, Wilmington, Marcus Hook and Chester

Newark Wilmington Marcus Hook Chester
----------- ----------- 3:43 p.m. 3:49 p.m.
----------- 4:44 p.m. 4:56 p.m. 5:02 p.m.
4:46 p.m. 5:06 p.m. 5:18 p.m. 5:24 p.m.
----------- 5:50 p.m. 6:02 p.m. 6:08 p.m.
5:43 p.m. 6:02 p.m. 6:14 p.m. 6:20 p.m.
----------- ----------- 7:02 p.m. 7:02 p.m.
6:46 p.m. 7:06 p.m. 7:18 p.m. 7:24 p.m.*
* - Although the train gets to Chester before kickoff, I wouldn't bet on making it across town to the stadium in time.

Postgame service

To Center City

Chester 30th Street Suburban Market East
10:04 p.m. 10:33 p.m. 10:38 p.m. 10:43 p.m.
11:06 p.m. 11:33 p.m. 11:38 p.m. 11:43 p.m.
11:45 p.m. 12:10 a.m. 12:14 a.m. 12:18 a.m.
12:45 a.m. 1:10 a.m. 1:14 a.m. 1:18 a.m.

To Marcus Hook, Wilmington and Newark

Chester Marcus Hook Wilmington Newark
10:02 p.m. 10:09 p.m. 10:23 p.m. -----------
11:03 p.m. 11:09 p.m. 11:23 p.m. -----------
12:03 a.m. 12:09 a.m. ----------- -----------

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