After falling behind early in the first half to an Eddie Johnson goal, two excellent strikes from Danny Cruz gave the Union a brief second half lead only for Mauro Rosales to equalize for the visitors and set up a tense and chippy finish.
The Sounders can’t score, but then again neither could the Revolution. The Union’s shaky defense needs to step up if the team wants to earn full points against a desperate Western Conference foe.
KYW Philly Soccer Show / Podcasts
Big Union forward Conor Casey is the guest on the latest edition of the pod. Greg and Eli then preview Saturday’s contest against Seattle.
Daily news roundups
Jack McInerney becomes only the second Union player to be named MLS Player of the Month. Hack says the defense needs return to earlier form for Union to have success against Seattle. PDA U-18s ranked No. 1 in the country. More.
Soccer on TV
The week’s live soccer games on TV and online.
Week in Tweets
Garfan gets drug tested, Torres vs Wheeler in an aerial battle, and grumpy comments about the match against New England. It’s The Week in Tweets.
Does it really make sense for the twentieth MLS franchise to be in New York City? Earl Reed explores.
Saturday is Star Wars theme night at PPL Park. PSP talks to Cara Joftis, the Union’s vice president for marketing, about how the promotion came about.