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Games to Watch: La Liga tripleheader, EPL, MLS, UEFA Champions League

Friday, April 4, 2014, 4:39 PM
Southampton at Manchester City 7:45 a.m. Saturday (NBCSN) Even though City are four points back of Premier League leaders Liverpool, they’ve got two games in hand. That’s why Sergio Agüero and Yaya Touré’s team remains the favorite to win the title. Southampton has a... Read more

A day of responsibility for the Union

Saturday, March 29, 2014, 11:50 PM
Reporter: John, how frustrating was it to drop a couple of points again, especially at home? John Hackworth: Extremely. [Long pause] With just one word at the start of his postgame press conference, Union manager John Hackworth spoke volumes about the emotions of his team after Saturday's 1-1 draw... Read more

Live updates: Philadelphia Union vs. Montréal Impact

Saturday, March 29, 2014, 3:13 PM
Time: 4:00 p.m. Venue: PPL Park, Chester, Pa. TV: WPVI-6 (J.P. Dellacamera, Peter Pappas, Tony Limarzi and Kristian Dyer, with pregame coverage starting at 3:30 ) Do not be deceived by the Impact's winless start to the season. Star stiker Marco Di Vaio returns from a three-game suspension today, and... Read more

Games to Watch: EPL, Champions League, U.S.-Mexico

Friday, March 28, 2014, 11:42 AM
Manchester City at Arsenal 1:30 p.m. Saturday (NBCSN) Arsenal’s last two Premier League games have been arguably their most embarrassing of the season: a 6-0 blowout loss at Chelsea and a 2-2 home draw with Swansea City. With the Gunners’ title hopes in tatters, Olivier Giroud and company... Read more

Maurice Edu called up to U.S. national team for April 2 Mexico friendly

Wednesday, March 26, 2014, 2:05 PM
Philadelphia Union midfielder Maurice Edu is one of 22 players who have been summoned by U.S. national team coach Jurgen Klinsmann for the April 2 friendly against Mexico in Glendale, Ariz. The call-up marks a long-awaited return to the national team for Edu, who has 45 career caps. His last appearance... Read more

Games to Watch: EPL, MLS, Barcelona-Real Madrid

Friday, March 21, 2014, 3:16 PM
Arsenal at Chelsea 8:45 a.m. Saturday (NBCSN/mun2) NBCSN kicks off 10 straight hours of live soccer with a classic London rivalry. Chelsea sit atop the Premier League, and Arsenal are four points back in third place. The Gunners’ title hopes are slim, but the Blues’ loss at Aston Villa... Read more

Games to Watch: MLS, EPL, UEFA and CONCACAF Champions Leagues

Friday, March 14, 2014, 8:00 AM
Toronto FC at Seattle Sounders 4:30 p.m. Saturday (NBCSN) Even though it's just the second week of the Major League Soccer season, this is one of the most anticipated games of the season. The U.S. national team's two biggest stars, Toronto's Michael Bradley and Seattle's Clint Dempsey, go head-to-head... Read more

Union give up late goal in 1-1 draw at Portland Timbers

Saturday, March 8, 2014, 10:46 PM
The Union came just seconds away from securing one of the all-time great wins in team history. But a last-second botched clearance of a corner kick by team captain Brian Carroll gave the Portland Timbers an equalizer, and consigned Philadelphia to a 1-1 draw at Providence Park. If you had told Union... Read more

Games to Watch: MLS kicks off, EPL, UEFA and CONCACAF Champions Leagues

Friday, March 7, 2014, 12:56 PM
Manchester United at West Bromwich Albion 7:45 a.m. Saturday (NBCSN, mun2) NBCSN kicks off a quadrupleheader of soccer with a Manchester United team that remains mired in crisis. Stuck in the middle of the Premier League table, Red Devils fans are already calling for manager David Moyes to be fired... Read more

A photographic tour of Major League Soccer

Tuesday, March 4, 2014, 9:10 AM
Every now and again, I get asked which MLS team I root for. When I travel to other cities, I get asked if I’m a Union fan. Around here, people who know I grew up in Washington ask if I still have ties to D.C. United. Still others ask if I’m partial to Portland or Montréal or other... Read more
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