Landon Donovan broke the Major League Soccer goal record Sunday night, scoring his 135th and 136th regular-season goals in the Los Angeles Galaxy’s 4-1 victory over the Philadelphia Union.
Donovan, 32, has played in the past three World Cups for the U.S, going back to 2002 and has appeared in more World Cup matches, 12, than any other U.S. player. D
The Philadelphia Union incited the gamut of emotions this past week, and Ray Gaddis is the guest on the KYW Philly Soccer Show.
The Union had snapped their franchise-worst nine-game winless skid Wednesday.
The victory snapped a nine-game winless streak for the Union and improved them to 2-5-5 on the season.
Cristian Maidana capped a quick back-and-forth scoring sequence with his first goal of the season, and the Philadelphia Union broke a nine-match winless streak with a 2-1 victory over Sporting Kansas City on Wednesday night.
We switch gears a little bit this week on the KYW Philly Soccer Show and cast our gaze to the Jersey Shore.
The Union lost for the first time at home this season and fell to 1-5-5 overall.
The Philadelphia Union will return home on Saturday as they welcome D.C. United to Chester.
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.
Goals have been tough to come by as of late for the Philadelphia Union.
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.