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 »

Analysis : Union v Dynamo


The Philadelphia Union’s victory on Wednesday night continued the complete, proverbial 180 from the team that started the season with only 2 points out of a possible 18 after their first six games.  “It’s early in the year, and those standings will change quite a bit,” Union winger Chris Pontius said in his post-game press conference.  He also said they’d …Read more »

Union Defeat Dynamo 2-0


Chester, PA – The Philadelphia Union secured their third straight win, and a team record fourth consecutive shutout, by means of a 2-0 victory over visiting Houston Dynamo. With both teams carrying a two game win streak, it was the Union that dominated the first half.  Ilsinho looked much more comfortable in his new #10 role, compared to the previous …Read more »

Soul Outlast Hard-Fighting Brigade


Philadelphia, PA – The Philadelphia Soul improved to 5-0 at the expense of the Baltimore Brigade at the Wells Fargo Center tonight.  Baltimore played significantly better than their April 29th visit to Philadelphia, where the Soul handily routed them to the tune of 69-34.  The Brigade struck first when rookie quarterback Shane Carden connected with Julian Talley on a flag …Read more »

Photo: Philadelphia Soul vs Baltimore Brigade


Philadelphia PA: Wells Fargo Center Philadelphia Soul vs Baltimore Brigade May 13, 2017 Photos by John DiCriscio

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