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Archive: May, 2013

Q&A with Canada women’s national soccer team coach John Herdman

Saturday, June 1, 2013, 1:33 AM
TORONTO - Maybe it's because a long winter has finally given way to a splendid spring north of the border. Or maybe it's because Canada's teams in this year's Stanley Cup playoffs were sent to the golf course weeks ago. Whatever the reason, soccer has seized a big share of the spotlight up here this... Read more

Games to Watch

Friday, May 31, 2013, 10:24 AM
United States under-20 men vs. Democratic Republic of the Congo 9:30 a.m. Saturday (beIN Sport) The U.S. squad looks for its first win at the prestigious annual Toulon tournament, a showcase for youth national teams in the French city of the same name. This year’s edition is a warm-up for the... Read more

Live updates: Montréal Impact, Philadelphia Union, 7 p.m.

Saturday, May 25, 2013, 4:44 PM
Time: 7:00 p.m. EDT Venue: Stade Saputo, Montréal, Que. TV: Comcast SportsNet (J.P. Dellacamera and Alejandro Moreno) MONTRÉAL - Is it really late May? You wouldn't know here at Stade Saputo. Today's high temperature barely cracked 50 degrees, and it will be cold and rainy throughout... Read more

Games to Watch: Champions League final, MLS, U.S. national team

Friday, May 24, 2013, 8:18 AM
Bayern Munich vs. Borussia Dortmund 2:00 p.m. Saturday (Fox) For the first time ever, the UEFA Champions League final will be an all-German affair. It's a sign of how strong the Bundesliga has become - though Americans might not know it, since the league has virtually no TV presence here. Both... Read more

U.S. Open Cup fourth round: Union would visit D.C. or Richmond

Wednesday, May 22, 2013, 5:05 PM
If the Union beat Ocean City at home in the third round of the U.S. Open Cup, they won't get to host a fourth round matchup. They would travel to either D.C. United or the USL Pro's Richmond Kickers. The complete fourth round draw is below. The full third round draw, with games taking place on May... Read more

Video: Reading, Ocean City land U.S. Open Cup upsets

Wednesday, May 22, 2013, 12:01 PM
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Live video: New York City FC press conference

Wednesday, May 22, 2013, 10:04 AM
New York City FC, the new MLS team run by Manchester City and the Yankees, is holding a press conference to introduce its first big-name staff member and take questions about its plans. Watch below: Read more

Live updates: 2013 U.S. Open Cup second round

Tuesday, May 21, 2013, 10:30 AM
For the second straight week, I'm joining forces with longtime friend Josh Hakala, editor of to provide live coverage of the U.S. Open Cup. It's the 100th edition of this country's oldest soccer competition, and the second round takes place tonight. There are two games that Union fans will... Read more

Video: Union get back on track with win over Fire

Sunday, May 19, 2013, 3:46 AM
Marc Narducci of the Inquirer and Jon Tannenwald of report from PPL Park where the Union defeated the Fire for the second time in a week, 1-0. Read more

Live updates: Philadelphia Union vs. Chicago Fire

Saturday, May 18, 2013, 9:35 AM
Time: 7:30 p.m. EDT Venue: PPL Park, Chester, Pa. TV: The Comcast Network (J.P. Dellacamera, Alejandro Moreno and Heather Mitts, with Tony Limarzi, Peter Pappas and Ian Munro at the on-site studio desk) Starting Lineups Philadelphia Union (4-1-3-2, left to right) Goalkeeper: Zac MacMath Defenders:... Read more
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Jonathan Tannenwald
Lauren Green Inquirer Staff Writer
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