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News roundup: Union draw, Vela Player of the Week, Russia suspended from FIFA and UEFA

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Philadelphia Union 

If you missed it, the Union drew with Minnesota United to open the 2022 season.

Video highlights of the match available here.

The Union are back in action Saturday afternoon in Montreal.


The first MLS Team of the Week is available here.

Carlos Vela is the first Player of the Week of the season.

A weekend recap of all the opening action.

Who’s stock is going up, and who’s going down, after Week 1.

Which new additions to the league stood out the most in game 1.

NYCFC have signed 14 year old Maximo Carrizo.


Chelsea FC are now under new direction.

The Russia national team and clubs from the country have been banned from FIFA and UEFA competition.

Qatar has had enough of Germany’s World Cup criticism.



One Comment

  1. John P. O'Donnell says:

    So it’s being reported on Twitter that US soccer just signed an eight year deal with Turner Sports for between 25-27 million a year. Last I remember the evil cartel of SUM was paying 30 million a year.

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