A major soccer tournament is coming to the USA in a couple of years, and Philadelphia could be a host city for it.
While the Union played some very good soccer in the first half, it just wasn’t enough against the high-flying Seattle Sounders.
Chad Marshall headed in a corner kick from Marco Pappa in the 84th minute Saturday night as the Seattle Sounders completed a comeback from a first-half own goal to beat the Philadelphia Union 2-1.
KYW’s Greg Orlandini and Philly Soccer Page writer Eli Pearlman-Storch talk with Seattle Sounders’ coach Sigi Schmid. The Union face the Sounders on Saturday.
Felipe Martins scored in the first half and the Montreal Impact held on to beat the Philadelphia Union 1-0 on Saturday for their first MLS victory of the season.
The Philadelphia Union take a trip north of the border this weekend as they visit the Montreal Impact on Saturday.
Three games in eight days and the Philadelphia Union have little to show for it.
The Philadelphia Union and Houston Dynamo played to a 0-0 tie Saturday.
Sebastien Le Toux converted an 80th-minute penalty kick for Philadelphia after Ibrahim Sekagya was ejected for an intentional handball in the penalty area, and New York finished the final 12 minutes with 10 men.
KYW’s Greg Orlandini and Philly Soccer Page writer Eli Pearlman-Storch are joined by the Armchair Analyst, Matt Doyle, on this week’s KYW Philly Soccer Show.
Fresh off a 2-2 draw with an outstanding Real Salt Lake squad, the Union visit the New York Red Bulls on Wednesday, with a home match against Houston looming on Saturday.
Maurice Edu scored on a header off Cristian Maidana’s corner kick in the 90th minute to give the Philadelphia Union a 2-2 tie with Real Salt Lake on Saturday.
The Philadelphia Union return to Chester on Saturday and they will face a tough challenge as Real Salt Lake pays a visit.
KYW’s Greg Orlandini and Philly Soccer Page writer Eli Pearlman-Storch are joined this week by new Philadelphia Union forward Andrew Wenger.
The Union gave up a goal in the 86th minute as they played to a 2-2 draw against the Chicago fire Saturday.