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In Photos: Union 0-1 Dynamo

PSP photographer Paul Rudderow was on hand for Saturday night as the Philadelphia Union dropped another “Must Win” game to the Houston Dynamo in a 1-0 loss. Here’s a look at what he saw.

Hou001Starting XI after the major shakeup.

Hou002An all too frequent sight: Tally Hall pulling a cross out of the air.

Hou003Raymon Gaddis tracked by Jason Johnson.

Hou004Amobi Okugo looking for a way past Brad Davis.

Hou005Conor Casey heading one wide.

Hou006Casey getting pressure from behind.

Hou007Zac MacMath pulls one down.

Hou008Okugo goes in hard for the header.

Hou009Jeff Parke rises to clear the ball.

Hou010Casey celebrates the “almost” goal.

Hou011Keon Daniel can’t believe the goal was disallowed.

Hou012John Hackworth gives the linesman his point of view.

Hou013Sheanon Williams heads up field as Davis shows his best ninja move.

Hou014Davis helps out with a defensive clearance.

Hou015Brian Carroll dispossesses and heads back into play.

Hou016Daniel shifts direction.

Hou017Casey gets held up by Jermaine Taylor.

Hou018Danny Cruz gets clipped from behind.

Hou019Cruz ends up face down on the ball.

Hou020Casey with another header back to Hall.

Hou021Carroll passes to Michael Farfan.

Hou022Farfan turns up field.

Hou023Jack McInerney shielded off the ball .

Hou024Fabinho prepares to deliver one of his crosses.

Hou025The front line waiting for service late in the game.

Hou026Sebastien Le Toux looking for the shot.

Hou027Parke keeping the ball up in the play.

Hou028Antoine Hoppenot passes and cuts up the middle.

Hou029Hoppenot drives down the wing.

Hou030Okugo with a last gasp attempt in stoppage time. It was the only Union shot on goal.

For more photos, check out Paul’s Flickr page and feel free to leave comments.


  1. “Sheanon Williams heads up field as Davis shows his best ninja move.”
    I laughed…

  2. Great shots as always. Interesting to look at the Houston players in the background when Casey is celebrating Keon’s disallowed free kick. None of them are protesting to the referee or linesman which is rather telling.

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