Union Defeat Crew 3-0

CHESTER, PA – The Philadelphia Union defeated Columbus Crew SC by a score of 3-0 in front of 15,413 at Talen Energy Stadium tonight.  A 20th minute Ilsinho goal, followed by a straight red for Columbus defender Johnathan Mensah, dictated the rest of play and eventually the final result. Union striker C.J. Sapong stood out once again for the Union, …Read more »

Costa Rica edges Panama 1-0

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Philadelphia, PA – Costa Rica beat Panama 1-0 in the opening match of quarter finals of the Gold Cup. The lone goal came in the 77th minute off he head of Panama’s Anibal Godoy (OG). The own goal was all Costa Rica needed to go through to the semi-finals. Costa Rica controlled much of the match and had several changes …Read more »

Soul Defeat Valor 68-41


Philadelphia PA – The Philadelphia Soul (11-1) soundly defeated the Washington Valor (1-10) by a score of 68-41 in front of an energetic crowd at the Wells Fargo Center tonight.  This was the Soul’s third victory this season against Washington, and it was a much different result than the 48-47 game both teams played on May 27th.  Tonight’s victory also …Read more »

Analysis : Red Bulls Defeat Union 2-0

Tonight’s match was a very difficult one to judge either club on.  The red on Derrick Jones will be the talking point for the Union, and perhaps rightfully so.  Jim Curtin said during his post-game press conference that “I don’t believe it’s a red card.  You know, Felipe is a guy we talked about all week in terms of a …Read more »

Recap : Red Bulls Defeat Union 2-0

Chester PA – The New York Red Bulls defeated the Philadelphia Union by a score of 2-0 at Talen Energy Stadium in front of 17,720 in attendance. The last time these two teams met it was the Union ending their long winless streak, led by three goals from C.J. Sapong.  Despite the Wednesday night Open Cup success of Jay Simpson …Read more »

Soul Defeat Storm 62-41


Philadelphia PA – In possibly the most anticipated matchup of the season, the Philadelphia Soul (9-0) defeated the Tampa Bay Storm (7-2) by a score of 62-41.  Coming into the game, these two teams were clearly the best performing in the league, and their 56-52 result on April 15th proved this game could have gone either way.  The Soul began …Read more »

Union Defeat Islanders in Open Cup 3-1


Chester PA – The Philadelphia Union defeated the Harrisburg Islanders by a score of 3-1 tonight in 4th round play of the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup.  Philadelphia saw the more than welcome return of Josh Yaro to the starting lineup, who went the full 90 minutes tonight at center back.  Union coach Jim Curtin started C.J. Sapong on the …Read more »

Soul Improve to 8-0


Philadelphia, PA – The road to repeat continued tonight for the Philadelphia Soul (8-0) as they defeated the Cleveland Gladiators (2-7)  by a score of 59-49.  This is the third victory for the Soul over the Gladiators this season as they now prepare for next week’s difficult game against second place Tampa Bay. These long-time rivals gave the crowd at …Read more »

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