A Whitecaps penalty kick in the 81st minute earned them a 3-3 draw with the Union Saturday.
KYW’s Greg Orlandini and Philly Soccer Page writer Eli Pearlman-Storch are joined by Philly.com’s Jonathan Tannenwald to break down the Union’s 3-0 win, on the road, last Saturday against Chivas USA.
Chris reviews the resignations of General Eric Shinseki and Jay Carney from the Obama Administration, the death of Philadelphia Inquirer co-owner Lewis Katz in a plane crash, and the exchange of an American prisoner-of-war for five detainees from Guantanamo Bay. He talks to Phillies Manager Ryne Sandberg, Union CEO Nick Sakiewicz, Philadelphia Magazine’s Tom McGrath, John Hayward from Human Events, and Michael Bronstein and Colin Hanna on the Monday Morning Matchup.
Chivas USA, like the Union, are toward the bottom of the standings and struggling for points. Chivas defender Eric Avila is our guest.
Healthy Futures is a three-year, $3-million effort that touches more than 1,000 fourth graders in the five-county area.
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.
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.
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.