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Archive: April, 2010

Union sign Arrieta; is Carlos Ruiz next?

Thursday, April 8, 2010, 5:31 PM
It hasn't been officially announced by the team yet - it will be later tonight - but word is in that the Union have signed defender Cristian Arrieta of the Puerto Rico Islanders. Here's Arrieta's profile from the Islanders' website. It seems pretty likely that he'll get major minutes this weekend... Read more

Union to visit New York twice in four days

Wednesday, April 7, 2010, 4:21 PM
It took a while to get the fixture scheduled, but the Union finally announced today that their U.S. Open Cup match at the New York Red Bulls will be played Tuesday, April 27 at 8 p.m. That's just three days after the Union's regular-season game at the Red Bulls (Saturday, April 24). Both games will... Read more

Union announce local TV broadcast schedule

Monday, April 5, 2010, 4:32 PM
The Union have finally announced their schedule of local broadcasts on WPVI and its secondary digital channel. The secondary channel, Live Well HD Network, can be found on Channel 6.2 over the air if you have a digital television. It’s channel 245 on Comcast and channel 466 on Verizon Fios. Six... Read more

Le Toux says Union's goal is to reach playoffs

Saturday, April 3, 2010, 1:19 AM
I was meandering through a few European soccer websites yesterday, and I came across an interview that Sebastien Le Toux gave to Le Monde, one of France's biggest newspapers. Le Toux was borm in Mont-Saint-Aignon, developned his game at Rennes' youth academy and played professionally for Ligue 2 club... Read more

Riley: Independence 'not there yet'

Friday, April 2, 2010, 8:00 AM
I made the trip out to Downingtown last night to watch the Independence's last preseason game, a 1-0 win over Penn State at the United Sports Training Center. As you might guess from the scoreline, it wasn't exactly a work of art. I talked with Independence coach Paul Riley afterwards, and he's well... Read more
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