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Philadelphia Union Acquire Former Drexel Defender Parke

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PHILADELPHIA (AP) – The Philadelphia Union acquired former Drexel defender Jeff Parke from the Seattle Sounders on Friday for allocation money and a 2013 first-round pick in the supplemental draft.

The 30-year-old Parke has two goals and five assists in 210 games in eight MLS seasons with New York and Seattle. He grew up in the Philadelphia area.

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