What better way to honor this 4th of July holiday than by taking a look at some of the most patriotic names in sports? We have a couple teams right here in Philly that have made it a priority to use their moniker to pay homage to the country.
The Philadelphia Union will look to continue their solid play as of late as they visit FC Dallas for the Fourth of July.
Sebastien Le Toux scored two goals to lead the Philadelphia Union to a 3-1 victory over the New England Revolution on Saturday, giving interim manager Jim Curtin a win in his Major League Soccer head coaching debut.
Despite a 1-0 loss to Germany in the final group game, the Yanks make it to the Round of 16 in the World Cup for the second straight tournament.
The World Cup is in full swing, and the “KYW Philly Soccer Show” is here to get you up to speed.
The issue is public access to the lots during Philadelphia Union home soccer games.
New Union head coach, Jim Curtin, ready for the challenge.
The John Hackworth era has ended at PPL Park, and the KYW Philly Soccer Show breaks it all down for you.
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.