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Then-assistant coach Jim Curtin of the Philadelphia Union directs play with midfielder Danny Cruz #44 against Orlando City February 9, 2013 in the first round of the Disney Pro Soccer Classic in Orlando, Florida. (Credit: Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Philly Soccer Show: Curtin Discusses Union’s Recent Good Form

He’s a Philly-area native and now he is in charge of his hometown club. Interim Philadelphia Union head coach Jim Curtin is the guest on this week’s KYW Philly Soccer Show.

07/11/2014

(Jermaine Jones of USA batles for the ball with Mats Hummels of Germany during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil group G match between the United States and Germany.  Photo by Laurence Griffiths/ Getty Images)

Philly Soccer Show: Team USA Presses on to Round of 16

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.

06/27/2014

(Soccer fans watch the US team's loss to Germany on the giant screen at the Piazza at Schmidt's, in Northern Liberties.  Photo by John McDevitt)

Team USA Keeps Hope Alive For Philadelphia Soccer Fans

With the US national team continuing to advance in World Cup soccer (even after being beaten by Germany), US soccer fans are looking forward to the USA’s next match, on Tuesday.

06/26/2014

Soccer fans watching World Cup games at Tir Na Nog in Center City. (credit: Hadas Kuznits)

Soccer Fans Eagerly Awaiting USA Opening World Cup Match

World Cup soccer is underway and many fans will be watching Monday night when Team USA takes to the field for the first time in the tournament.

06/16/2014

(One man tries a kick outside the Comcast Center, at 17th and JFK Boulevard in center city.  Photo by Paul Kurtz)

In Center City, Comcast Kicks Up Interest in World Cup Soccer

Philadelphia’s bustling soccer community includes a growing number of World Cup fans.

06/11/2014

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Philly Soccer Show: Union Shuts Out Chivas

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.

06/03/2014

(Eric Avila of Chivas USA makes a tackle on March 2, 2013.  Photo by Jeff Gross/ Getty Images)

Philly Soccer Show: Hoping For Better Against Chivas USA

Chivas USA, like the Union, are toward the bottom of the standings and struggling for points. Chivas defender Eric Avila is our guest.

05/30/2014

(Mike Sorber, working as an assistant coach for the US National soccer team in 2010.  Photo by Kevork Djansezian/ Getty Images)

Philly Soccer Show: Union Assistant Coach Mike Sorber

Former US National Team player and coach Mike Sorber has joined the coaching staff of the Philadelphia Union, and he’s our guest on today’s show.

02/11/2014

Photo provided by University of Redlands (Calif.)

Philly Soccer Show: Richie Marquez

Drafted by the Philadelphia Union from a small, Division III college in Southern California, Richie Marquez is the guest on this week’s KYW Philly Soccer Show.

02/07/2014

(Members of the United States Men's National Team celebrate their second half goal against Mexico on September 10th.  Credit: Jamie Sabau/ Getty Images)

Philly Soccer Show: US Men’s National Team Headed To World Cup

The USA is going to Brazil, while at home the Philadelphia Union continues to struggle.

09/12/2013

(Oka Nikolov makes a save while playing for Eintracht Frankfurt in April.  Credit: Simon Hofmann/ Bongarts/ Getty Images)

Philly Soccer Show: Oka Nikolov Joins Union, US Men’s National Team Wins 3

A perfect three-for-three for the US National Team, and the Philadelphia Union gets a new goalkeeper.

06/20/2013

(Jozy Altidore of USA dribbles against Leonel Parris and Roman Torres of Panama during the FIFA 2014 World Cup Qualifier on June 11th in Seattle, Wash. Credit: Otto Greule Jr./ Getty Images)

Philly Soccer Show: US Men’s National Team on a Roll

The USA are at the top of the qualifying group and are very close to booking their trip to the 2014 World Cup in Brazil.

06/14/2013

(Aaron Wheeler at YSC Sports in January.  Photo by Earl Gardner)

Philly Soccer Show: Aaron Wheeler

Union forward Aaron Wheeler is the guest on this week’s KYW Philly Soccer Show.

06/07/2013

(Jack McInerney looks on in the final minutes of play of a Union game on March 2nd. Credit: Brian Garfinkel/ Getty Images)

Philly Soccer Show: Jack McInerney

McInerney talks about his strong start in the 2013 campaign and his partnership with fellow forward Sébastien Le Toux.

03/22/2013

Amobi Okugo, with Greg (left) and Eli (right) at the KYW Newsradio studios.

Philly Soccer Show: Amobi Okugo

He was named MLS “Peformer of the Week,” and voted by online fans onto the EA Sports FIFA 13 Ultimate Team of the Week.

03/15/2013

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