Archive for January, 2014

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KYW Philly Soccer Show / Podcasts

KYW Philly Soccer Show: Andre Blake

Union goalkeeper Andre Blake talks about the experience of being selected No. 1 in the draft and competing with Zac MaMath. Greg and Eli then talk about the Union’s new signings.


Preview: USMNT v Korea Republic

After a very quiet month, one things’s certain. The USMNT is ready for Korea … and ready for the World Cup.

Daily news roundups

Reaction to Nogueira deal, 3-man midfield, Pfeffer & Ribeiro impressing, much more.

Reaction to Nogueira deal. Hack on 3-man midfield plan. Reports on Casey, MacMath, Pfeffer, and Ribeiro in camp. League news. US friendlies. More.

Soccer on TV

Footy on the Telly: Jan. 31-Feb. 6

Your weekly listings of live soccer on TV, online, and on satellite radio.

Breaking News

Union, Sochaux confirm Vincent Nogueira’s transfer to Union

It’s official. Both clubs confirmed the transfer of French midfielder Vincent Nogueira to Philadelphia Union. He is expected to join the Union for training camp in February. UPDATED

Fans' View

Fans’ View: Sobriety check

It is an exciting time to be a Union fan. Scott Pugh wonders if some measured restraint might be in order.

Philadelphia Soccer History

Philly soccer 100: Three area teams knocked out of American & US Open Cup

As poor weather forced the cancellation of every league game in Philadelphia, Bethlehem and West Philadelphia were eliminated an the road from the National Challenge Cup, Victor from the American Cup.

Daily news roundups

Burke leaves Union, Edu and training camp news, Maidana on his way, more

Brendan Burke leaves the Union for new career opportunities. Edu and training camp news. Maidana tweets he’s on his way. More news.

Photo essays

In Pictures: Union Open Practice

It’s Name That Trialist time! Earl Gardner presents his look at Wednesday’s Union open practice at YSC Sports.


Former Real Madrid, Benfica players among Union trialists

Former Union midfielder Fred, Villanova midfielder Mike Seamon and former Toronto forward Fuad Ibrahim are among the other players training with the Union this week. UPDATED