Photo: Earl Gardner
The Union got a point on the road to start the season with a 0-0 draw at Vancouver. Derrick Jones and Andre Blake were the standout players for the Union, with Keegan Rosenberry coming up with a huge goal-line clearance as well. Match report from PSP.
Ilsinho was held out of last night’s game due to a minor hamstring injury.
The Union are now partnering with Sunoco and Acme Markets.
The EPYSA boys U17s won the 2017 US Youth Soccer ODP Championship for their age bracket on Sunday. Congratulations!
Catch up on all the MLS scores from this weekend.
MLSSoccer named their 5 best players at each position. Andre Blake, #1 GK, and Keegan Rosenberry, #2 RB, represented the Union.
Around the globe
The US Soccer Federation passed a new policy requiring players to stand for the National Anthem.
The USMNT U20 team won the CONCACAF U-20 Championship by going perfect in penalties against Honduras after a scoreless game.
The USWNT lost 1-0 in the SheBelieves Cup on a late goal by England.
I can’t see anything wrong with this Russian lawmaker’s idea to legalize hooliganism and turn it into a combat sport.
Highlight of the day
I’m going to have to work on a source for Union highlights, especially for Sunday games. For today, have this perfectly executed set play to help keep Spurs in second in the Premier League.