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Union vs. Vancouver Whitecaps in photos

The Philadelphia Union won their home opener against the Vancouver Whitecaps by the score of 1–0 at the PPL Park. Here are some photos from Saturday’s game. (Click on the photo for a full-size photo.)

2011 Opening Day: The Sons of Ben walk into PPL Park.

Sons of Ben turn their backs on Vancouver.

The Sons of Ben get ready for the start of a new season.

Sebastien Le Toux at the start of the match.

Faryd Mondragon wasn't tested much but came up big when needed.

Sheanon Williams, Eric Hassli & Carlos Valdes land in a pile.

Danny Califf reaches around Atiba Harris.

Brian Carroll fights for the ball.

Kyle Nakazawa takes a drink before a corner kick.

Eric Hassli takes a walk of shame after being sent off.

Sebastien Le Toux works the sideline.

Sebastien Le Toux tries a free kick.

Danny Mwanga moves through midfield.

The Sons of Ben enjoy win No. 2.

Photo Essay By Paul Rudderow


  1. Very Nice!! What a great day!

  2. Charley Carey says:

    Thanx Paul!

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