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 »

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

NYC FC Beat Philadelphia Union 2-0


Chester, PA – NYC FC beat Philadelphia 2-0 Saturday night. NYC FC put in a pair of goals in the second half to extend Philadelphia’s losing streak to four games in a row.

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