Daily news roundups

News roundup: Union Academy praise, France vs Germany, Argentina can’t find a win

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Philadelphia Union 

If you missed it, Jose “El Brujo” Martinez started for Venezuela against Brazil Sunday night. 

How did Jack McGlynn balance being a pro athlete and still going to school? 

Do the Union have the best academy in America?

Daniel Gazdag could be the first Union player to appear in the Euros in today’s match. 


FC Dallas have a new midfielder from Argentina.

Bayern Munich is going hard after Justin Che after his loan stint.

Jozy Altidore is still a member of Toronto FC for the time being.


Thanks to the goal of the tournament, the Czech Republic saw off Scotland 2-0. 

Slovakia provided an upset of Robert Lewandowski and Poland in St. Petersburg. 

Spain out-possessed Sweden 85% to 15%, and they still drew 0-0. 

The games that are on today’s schedule can be found here. 

Copa America

Leo Messi provided some magic, but it wasn’t enough to get Argentina a win against Chile. 

Paraguay cruised past Bolivia for an easy opening win.



  1. ESPN does not list Gazdag, either as starting or as on the bench.

    • They way it all seemed they made it sound like Gazdag was practically a starter. A shame.

      • In Tanner We Trust says:

        You could argue Portugal was the worst of their 3 opponents, so at this point the odds of advancing are very slim. Hopefully he manages to get some minutes though.

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