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Haris Medunjanin suspended two additional matches
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Haris Medunjanin suspended two additional matches

Jim Curtin announced at his weekly press conference that the Bosnian midfielder would miss the team’s next two matches as a result of a referee altercation in Atlanta.

Jim Curtin and the Union are prepping for a busy stretch of action
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Jim Curtin and the Union are prepping for a busy stretch of action

Jim Curtin opened up about how the Union will handle a busy stretch of five games in 14 days during his weekly press conference.

The Union and Jim Curtin remain quiet on the Earnie Stewart rumors
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The Union and Jim Curtin remain quiet on the Earnie Stewart rumors

The Union remain quiet on the Earnie rumors, but Jim Curtin offered at least a little something. Here’s that and some other tidbits from the coach’s weekly press conference.

Has Mark McKenzie played himself into the starting 11?
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Has Mark McKenzie played himself into the starting 11?

After an impressive performance against Montreal, has Mark McKenzie claimed a starting spot? Jim Curtin answered that and more during his weekly press conference.

Curtin says the Union face a “dangerous” opponent in Toronto FC
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Curtin says the Union face a “dangerous” opponent in Toronto FC

Timing can be everything. So is this the right time for the Union to travel to Toronto? Jim Curtin answers that and more in his weekly press conference.

Double dipping: notes from Sarachan and Curtin’s press conferences
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Double dipping: notes from Sarachan and Curtin’s press conferences

U.S. manager Dave Sarachan announced Christian Pulisic will play for the U.S. in a friendly in Philly, while Jim Curtin suggested that few changes would be made to a struggling Union starting lineup.

Curtin breaks the ‘silence’ on Olivier Mbaizo
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Curtin breaks the ‘silence’ on Olivier Mbaizo

The Union finally provided answers on Olivier Mbaizo. The focus also remains on the young back line and a stalled attack

Focus on Fafa, building on positives at Curtin’s presser
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Focus on Fafa, building on positives at Curtin’s presser

Jim Curtin spoke about controlling play with passing out of the back, Keegan Rosenberry’s good form, and the impending return of Fafa Picault at his midweek presser.

The focus is on defense during Curtin’s press conference
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The focus is on defense during Curtin’s press conference

Jim Curtin’s weekly press conference included updated injury news and a lot of talk about the Union’s teenaged defenders.

It’s Matthew Real’s time to shine as injuries hit the Union’s back line
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It’s Matthew Real’s time to shine as injuries hit the Union’s back line

With injuries hitting the Union’s defense, Jim Curtin spoke about Matthew Real’s role going forward at his weekly press conference.