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KYW Philly Soccer Show

KYW Philly Soccer Show: Zac MacMath

Zac MacMath joins Greg and Eli to speak candidly about his feelings on the Rais M’Bolhi signing. Then Kevin Kinkead joins the guys to talk about a big week of games that includes the US Open Cup semifinal.

Did MLS need to draw a line in the pro/rel sand?
MLS

Did MLS need to draw a line in the pro/rel sand?

MLS says they will never participate in promotion and relegation. Earl Reed looks at how this admission might alienate fans who might give the league another chance.

Fan’s view: Who’s your second MLS team?
Fans' View

Fan’s view: Who’s your second MLS team?

Can a Union fan have a second MLS team? Scott Pugh does.

Locals Abroad: Catching up
Philadelphians Abroad

Locals Abroad: Catching up

Our roundup of local players in the pro ranks returns.

Union bits, All-Star Game tonight, MLS Deputy Commish on pro/rel, schedule, expansion, and more
Daily news roundups

Union bits, All-Star Game tonight, MLS Deputy Commish on pro/rel, schedule, expansion, and more

MacMath not surprised by M’Bolhi signing. Abbott says pro/rel never going to happen in MLS. US loses to Germany in WOmen’s U-20 World Cup opener. More.

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Commentary

Aiming higher in the transfer window

Peter Andrews on how comparing last summer’s transfer activity (remember Gilberto?) to the current window reveals the overhauled scope of the Union’s ambition.

Player of the Week: Brian Brown
Player of the Week

Player of the Week: Brian Brown

While one could be forgiven for forgetting that the game versus Kansas City was actually Brian Brown’s second for the Union, but his contribution in this one was unforgettable.

Sons of Ben hold “Pints fur Pets” to aid our animal friends
Sons of Ben

Sons of Ben hold “Pints fur Pets” to aid our animal friends

The Sons of Ben held their first “Pints fur Pets” charity event at two locations on Sunday. John Whitesall has a report that includes photos from Earl Gardner.