Archive for January, 2013

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KYW Philly Soccer Show / Podcasts

KYW Philly Soccer Show: Talking preseason training camp writer Kevin Kinkead joins KYW’s Greg Orlandini and PSP’s Eli Pearlman-Storch to talk Union preseason. But first, that awful USMNT game.

Featured / Union

Union roundtable: 2013 Preseason underway

With the preseason underway, the PSP writers discuss the Union’s offseason moves, the 2013 drafts, new signings and more.

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Daily news roundups / Featured

Torres is driven, Casey settling in, Rigby out, Beckham to PSG, WC poster, more news

Roger Torres looks to breakout out in 2013. Casey on settling in. Rigby out as color commentator. Beckham set to sign with PSG. Looking for positives in USA v Canada. 2014 World Cup poster. More news.

Featured / Soccer on TV / Union

Rigby out as Union color commentator

Bob Rigby will not return as color commentator on Union broadcasts for 2013.

Featured / USMNT

Recap: USA 0–0 Canada

Considering the good vibes coming out of the USMNT training camp and Canada’s 4–0 defeat to Denmark just days previous, to see such a low-speed, low-energy game was a shock.

Daily news roundups / Featured

Union camp news, USA underwhelms in scoreless draw, Altidore rises above

Hackworth on players and camp progress. USA plays to dull draw with toothless Canada. Jozy Altidore subjected to racial abuse in Dutch game, responds with grace and fortitude. Is Europe headed to a summer schedule? More news.

Featured / USMNT

Preview: USMNT v Canada

Tonight’s USA v Canada friendly will be an opportunity for many players with something to prove ahead of the upcoming World Cup qualifiers.

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Daily news roundups / Featured

Real Madrid trialist & more camp news, Jack Mac in Top 10, preseason games to be streamed, USA

Trialist from Real Madrid with the Union. McInerney named a Top 10 US U-21 player. Union’s Disney Pro Classic matches to be streamed. USA v Canada news. More on Qatargate. More news.

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Daily news roundups / Featured

Casey & Hoppenot on the Union attack, Valdes scores for championship, more

Casey, Hoppenot see the pieces. Williams thinks defense will be strong. Valdes scores as Sante Fe wins SuperLiga Postobón Championship. More news.

Featured / Philadelphia Soccer History

Philly soccer 100: League play, Challenge Cup, and the death of a young goalkeeper

The Philadelphia soccer scene, one hundred years ago this week: League play, Philadelphia Challenge Cup, and the untimely death of a promising young goalkeeper.