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News roundup: More double red news, Open Cup 4th round, and pay-to-play’s racial implications
Daily news roundups

News roundup: More double red news, Open Cup 4th round, and pay-to-play’s racial implications

The Union host Richmond Kickers tonight and Jim Curtin drops the mic on the double red fiasco – plus how pay-to-play is creating an uneven playing field for young Americans

Match preview: Atlanta United vs. Philadelphia Union
Match previews

Match preview: Atlanta United vs. Philadelphia Union

Can Philadelphia keep up with Atlanta United on the road in another big away match?

News roundup: U.S. kids roll, new Stewart reports, Cinci announcement today, more
Daily news roundups

News roundup: U.S. kids roll, new Stewart reports, Cinci announcement today, more

The Yanks cruise past Bolivia and will tomorrow’s game be the last for Earnie Stewart in blue and gold?

Player ratings: New York Red Bulls 0-0 Philadelphia Union
Player ratings / Union

Player ratings: New York Red Bulls 0-0 Philadelphia Union

The Union continue their rise in form with a solid draw on the road at New York Red Bulls.

News roundup: Union clicking, Pride Night, EPYS results, Pulisic on T&T, more
Daily news roundups

News roundup: Union clicking, Pride Night, EPYS results, Pulisic on T&T, more

Some standout Union performances are earning headlines and Christian Pulisic sounds off on the U.S.’s failure to qualify for the World Cup ahead of the Bolivia friendly in Chester.

News roundup: Backline daps, Santi graduates, foreign DP stats, more
Daily news roundups

News roundup: Backline daps, Santi graduates, foreign DP stats, more

Some great stats on whether Rooney — and players like him — will make an impact when they come to MLS. Plus, the World Cup exodus begins.

News roundup: Seba returns, xG exhaustion, win streaks, more
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News roundup: Seba returns, xG exhaustion, win streaks, more

Let’s remember the good times!

Player ratings: Toronto FC 3-0 Philadelphia Union
Player ratings / Union

Player ratings: Toronto FC 3-0 Philadelphia Union

Did anyone impress in another disastrous Union road outing?

News roundup: Contrary Union transfer reports, Sounders are old news, Cosmos desperate, more
Daily news roundups

News roundup: Contrary Union transfer reports, Sounders are old news, Cosmos desperate, more

The rumor mill contradicts a supposed Union transfer target, the Sounders are no longer spending the most dough, and can the Cosmos save NASL?

Match preview: Philadelphia Union vs. D.C. United
Match previews

Match preview: Philadelphia Union vs. D.C. United

Can the Union finally score some goals against Benny Ball?