For the time being, the dust has settled on the Union’s sudden offseason explosion. The Union (so far) have completed 3 huge signing in Maurice Edu, Cristian “Chaco” Maidana, Vincent Nogueira,traded for a defender to replace Jeff Parke and drafted several potential pieces that can make an immediate impact on the team. 1,053 more words
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The MLS season is fast approaching so let’s break down some of the Philadelphia Union’s preseason battles
It might be snowing nonstop in Philly, but in three weeks the Philadelphia Union will go outside and start playing soccer games for real.
And with the Union’s March 8th regular-season opener looming, their lineup and formation is starting to take shape. 798 more words
Preseason for the Philadelphia Union has finally begun, and the high anticipation and expectation for the Union this year has picked up. Since last year’s disappointment in the league, the Union have made some key signings and have been very busy. 614 more words
Anyone who has followed Andre Blake knows the freakishly-athletic Jamaican goalkeeper is not nervous on the big stage. With back-to-back NCAA tournament wins going to penalty kicks and a shutout streak spanning almost 1000 minutes at UConn back when he… 626 more words
Don says, “You Better Think This is Super”
As we all know there was a SuperDraft today. Super, huh? Well perhaps for the fans that attended or the players chosen it was super, but frankly for all the effort to make the MLS draft like the NBA or NFL draft it just falls slightly above the NHL and MLB drafts. 1,402 more words
Everyone paying attention to the 2014 MLS Draft understood that some team would land a real plum in UConn goalkeeper Andre Blake.
The guy looks ready to play in MLS today, and not just for the physical ability. 396 more words