KYW Philly Soccer Show
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.
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.
Can a Union fan have a second MLS team? Scott Pugh does.
Our roundup of local players in the pro ranks returns.
Daily news roundups
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.
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
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
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.