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Messi triumphant and more

The lead story in the world of soccer today is Lionel Messi’s four goals against Arsenal to eliminate them from the Champions League. The Guardian has a nice piece that wonders why it took everyone so long to agree that Messi is the best player in the world. The third […]

Featured / USMNT / World / World Cup / World Cup - International

Expecting more for World Cup 2010

Expectations for the US National team are rising.

Daily news roundups / Featured

Rumors of old French guys and other news

The French are coming to MLS, Spain’s players consider a strike, the Houston Dynamo come up with one of the more clever promotions in recent years and other news of the day.

Featured / Union

Union announce local TV schedule

Delaware and Lehigh Valley Union fans will be able to see every Union match of the 2010 season live on TV. But you better have HD. Kyle Martino will join JP Dellacamera as the voice of the Union.

Featured / US Open Cup

Local clubs play U.S. Open Cup qualifiers Sunday

Local clubs Phoenix SC and United German Hungarians continue their drive toward the U.S. Open Cup with qualifying matches this Sunday.

Daily news roundups / Featured

Arrieta linked to Union, other news

Fullback Christian Arrieta has signed with the Union, according to a report. Luciano Emilio hangs with Philadelphia Union’s Fred at Saturday’s D.C. United game. The Red Bulls finally win on the road, and other news of the day.

Featured / Independence

Independence wrap up preseason with a shirt sponsor

The Philadelphia Independence sign a shirt sponsorship deal and win their last preseason match in advance of their April 11 season opener against the Atlanta Beat.

Casa Soccer League / Local / Local Leagues

Casa Soccer League week 2 round-up

Four shutouts in Primera, NewPhilly takes sole possession of first in Segunda, can anyone score for Quaker City, and Sons of Ben Union and Sidewinders combine for 10 goals in Abierto.

Daily news roundups

Convey’s a scapegoat in San Jose, other news

Philadelphia native Bobby Convey says he’s a scapegoat in San Jose, the U.S. national team pool takes one hit while getting boosts from two new prospects, the Peter Nowak – Freddie Ljungberg war goes on, and other soccer news of the day.

Featured / Union

Union unveil new defensive trio

On Thursday the Philadelphia Union announced the signing of three brothers who it is hoped will shore up the team’s defense while playing an entertaining brand of “old time soccer.”