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In Pictures: Union 3-0 Revolution

PSP photographer Paul Rudderow was on hand Sunday afternoon as the Philadelphia Union soundly defeated the New England Revolution 3-0 in the 2016 home opener. Here’s a look at what he saw.

NE01The 2016 home opener at Talen Energy Statium

NE02National Anthem: Guest singer vs the Fans?

NE03Ilsinho likes to weave through traffic

NE04Fabinho cuts up field

NE05Lee Nguyen settles under pressure from Warren Creavalle

NE06Brian Carroll starts out of the back

NE07Keegan Rosenberry looks for a target

NE08C.J. Sapong opens the scoring

NE09The Sons of Ben’s tifo is unfurled

NE10Andre Blake cuts off a corner

NE11Richie Marquez breaks out of the back

NE12Roland Alberg keeps the ball in play

NE13Blake eats up another corner kick

NE14Sapong gets the brace

NE15Alberg is taken out by Je-Vaughn Watson with both cleats

NE16Watson makes the walk of shame after recieving a red card

NE17Ken Tribbett cuts off a pass

NE18Marquez cuts off Kelyn Rowe

NE19Rosenberry goes up with Diego Fagundez

NE20Ilsinho loses Scott Caldwell

NE21Fabinho clears

NE22Carroll battles for possession

NE23Sapong goes up against Jose Goncalves, aka The Mouth

NE24Sebastien Le Toux looks for space

NE25Chris Pontius works into the corner

NE26Fabian Herbers tests Bobby Shuttleworth

NE27Leo Fernandes keeps the ball in play

NE28Creavalle pokes the ball from Gershon Koffie

NE29Pontius keeps the pressure up

NE30Fernandes finds Le Toux to complete the 3-0 win

For more photos, check out Paul’s Flickr page and feel free to leave comments.

One Comment

  1. Old Soccer Coach says:

    Excellent, as always.

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