Sons of Ben

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Sports Beyond Measure: Supporting Philly Athletes That Win Elsewhere

Do you root for and support Philadelphia players that go on and win elsewhere?

06/18/2015

(Philadelphia Union fans cheers during a game last summer at PPL Park in Chester.  Credit: Hunter Martin/ Getty Images)

Sons Of Ben: The Movie Premiere

The “Sons Of Ben” movie premiere is Wednesday, June 10.

06/09/2015

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‘We Deserve Better’: Sons of Ben Demonstrate Against the Union Front Office

The Sons of Ben made it clear that they expect more from the Union front office.

05/18/2015

CHESTER, PA - MARCH 21: The starting players for the Philadelphia Union pose for a photograph before the game against the FC Dallas at PPL Park on March 21, 2015 in Chester, Pennsylvania. Dallas won 2-0. (Photo by Drew Hallowell/Getty Images)

Union Ownership Respond To ‘Sons Of Ben’ Protest

Philadelphia Union CEO and Co-Founding Partner Nick Sakiewicz responds to ‘Sons of Ben’ protest.

05/18/2015

Sons Of Ben director and producer Jeff Bell, SOB co-founder Bryan James, and founding member Corey Furlan. (credit: CBS 3)

‘Sons Of Ben: The Movie’ Prepares To Hit The Big Screen

CBS 3’s Beasley Reece was joined by the creator’s of Sons of Ben: The Movie.

04/20/2015

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Philly Sports Fans So Crazy, They Made A Movie About Them

There’s a documentary being made about the Sons Of Ben, the supporter group for the Philadelphia Union.

05/03/2013

(Philadelphia Union fans cheers during a game last summer at PPL Park in Chester.  Credit: Hunter Martin/ Getty Images)

Philadelphia Soccer Fan Club, Sons Of Ben, Are Subject Of New Movie

They’re known to be loud, sometimes rude. And that their initials are “SOB” is no accident.

02/26/2013

'Help Kick Hunger' T-Shirts (credit: http://www.barktees.com/Sons-of-Ben_c15.htm)

Philadelphia Union Supporters Hold Fundraiser To ‘Help Kick Hunger’ In Chester

The Sons of Ben is a non-profit that works to develop the soccer community here in the Delaware Valley. The sports fans are also working for a good cause.

03/16/2012

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Report: Faryd Mondragon Will Leave Philadelpia Union For Colombia’s Deportivo Cali

The Union are losing their starting goalkeeper.

01/30/2012

(Philadelphia mayor Michael Nutter and Chester mayor John Linder listen as Don Garber makes the announcement.  Credit: Mike Dunn)

Major League Soccer’s All-Star Game Coming To Philadelphia This July

Fans of the Philadelphia Union, known as “Sons of Ben,” packed into the mayor’s reception room today to watch the announcement from Major League Soccer commissioner Don Garber.

01/24/2012

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Soccer: Union Will Open Season March 12th

Peter Nowak’s squad will start things off on the road, visiting the Portland Timbers. The home opener will be March 18th.

12/06/2011

Hope Solo makes a brilliant save on a penalty kick from Brazilian player Daiane. (Credit: Martin Rose/Getty Images)

Philadelphia Soccer Fan Says Dramatic Win Raises Sport’s Profile In US

The USA is moving on to the semifinals after eliminating Brazil at the Women’s World Cup in Dresden, Germany. And one soccer enthusiast says it’s games like this that are making soccer more popular in America.

07/11/2011

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Soccer: Union Bringing In Two International Players

The Union is hoping that 39-year-old goalkeeper Faryd Mondragón and defender Carlos Valdés can help shore up a defense that struggled last season.

01/20/2011

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Philly Pro Soccer Resumes March 19th

The Philadelphia Union are already waist-deep into preparations for their second season, and we now know when that season will begin.

12/21/2010