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The Week in Tweets
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The Week in Tweets

The week in Aaron Wheeler, Chris Albright encourages you to read, and GarageLeToux. It’s all in The Week in Tweets.

Preview: Union vs Red Bulls
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Preview: Union vs Red Bulls

The Red Bulls are without Olave and Juninho as they arrive at PPL Park only three points ahead of the Philadelphia Union. Can Philly shut down Thierry Henry and match New York in the standings?

Wambach means four, Union-Stoke friendly, Okugo live chat, more
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Wambach means four, Union-Stoke friendly, Okugo live chat, more

Abby Wambach takes Jozy Altidore’s 4 in 4 games and compresses it to 61 minutes. The Union will host Stoke City in July. Michael Lahoud is nearing a return, and Amobi Okugo is going online to take your suggestions for a new goal celebration.

The mood is different around PPL Park than it was a year ago. (Photo: Mike Long)
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Fans View: Go for the win every time

One fan makes his case that teams should always go for the win, rather than the draw.

Union sign Nikolov, Hack’s first year, Revs in Newtown, more
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Union sign Nikolov, Hack’s first year, Revs in Newtown, more

Oka Nikolov is here (but don’t worry, Zac!), Hackworth talks about his first year in charge, the Revolution play a friendly against Newtown Pride FC for charity, and Di Vaio scores number ten.

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Union acquire goalkeeper Oka Nikolov

Philadelphia Union have acquired veteran Bundesliga goalkeeper Oka Nikolov. Updated with comments from Hackworth’s news conference on Wednesday afternoon.

Recap and Reaction: USMNT 1–0 Honduras
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Recap and Reaction: USMNT 1–0 Honduras

Another goal from the suddenly on fire Jozy Altidore helped the US grab all 9 points on offer over their most recent string of qualifiers.

Farfans highlight the differing development tracks
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Farfans highlight the differing development tracks

While Michael Farfan’s path to MLS culminated in the SuperDraft, Gabriel Farfan’s path to MLS (and possibly out of it) included a stop in Mexico.