It’s likely that Rais Mbolhi has played his last game for the Philadelphia Union.
Philadelphia Union manager Jim Curtin confirmed on Monday that goalkeeper Rais Mbolhi will not start this weekend’s home game against New York City FC.
Jalil Anibaba and Krisztian Nemeth scored in second-half stoppage time and Sporting Kansas City rallied to beat winless Philadelphia 3-2 on Sunday.
The Union managed just seven shots, none on goal.
Philadelphia played the entire second half with 10 men in the loss on Saturday.
The Union faced Real Salt Lake and earned a draw on Saturday.
Silviu Petrescu reportedly missed two penalty calls during the Union’s 0-0 draw against the Colorado Rapids on March 7th. According to those close to the situation, he was also reprimanded for allowing James Riley to stay on the field after a dangerous play on Union winger Andrew Wenger.
The Union settled for a scoreless draw in their season opener.
The calendar has flipped to March which means our 5th professional sports league starts up.
The Union announced on Monday that they signed Philadelphia native goalkeeper John McCarthy.
For the Philadelphia Union, the second time was the charm.
The Philadelphia Union’s backline is about to become a whole lot “bigger.”
Dzenan Catic is the Union’s top draft pick in 2015 and he is the guest on this week’s KYW Philly Soccer Show.
For the first time in team history, the Union made their preseason roster public.
The Union are loaning Leo Fernandes to the New York Cosmos on a year-long deal.