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Aldo "Buff" Donelli flanked by Tom Florie (left) and Joe Martinelli (right). Courtesy of the National Soccer Hall of Fame.
US Soccer History

1934: USA vs. Mexico and the “little truck”

This weekend, the US faces Mexico in a one-off game to reach the 2017 Confederations Cup. The first time the US played a one-off playoff game was also against Mexico in 1934 with a World Cup berth at stake.

Union bits, big US games this weekend, latest FIFA scandal news
Daily news roundups

Union bits, big US games this weekend, latest FIFA scandal news

Union bits. US faces Mexico in Confederations Cup play off, U-23s face Honduras in Olympic qualification tournament semis. Latest FIFA scandal news.

Footy on the Telly, Oct. 9-15
Soccer on TV

Footy on the Telly, Oct. 9-15

Your weekly listings of live soccer on TV, online, and on satellite radio.

Fans’ View: The bright side
Fans' View

Fans’ View: The bright side

Union fan Scott Pugh looks on the bright side of life for Philadelphia Union fans.

Blatter suspended, Blake called up by Jamaica and more Union bits, USNT news, more
Daily news roundups

Blatter suspended, Blake called up by Jamaica and more Union bits, USNT news, more

Sepp Blatter, Michel Platini, Jerome Valcke provisionally suspended by FIFA Ethics Committee. Andre Blake called up by Jamaica. USNT notes. More.

KYW Philly Soccer Show: The end of the Sakiewicz era
KYW Philly Soccer Show / Podcasts

KYW Philly Soccer Show: The end of the Sakiewicz era

Greg and Eli are joined by Kevin Kinkead to discuss the end of the Sakiewicz era. After that, the guys talk about the Union’s US Open Cup final loss.

A look at the Union quotes of the week
A View from Afar / Commentary

A look at the Union quotes of the week

PSP’s Dan Walsh dissects the key quotes of the last few days regarding Philadelphia Union and looks at what they mean for the team in the big picture.

Blake to start remaining games, US wins Olympic qualifying group, Donovan on Klinsmann, more
Daily news roundups

Blake to start remaining games, US wins Olympic qualifying group, Donovan on Klinsmann, more

Jim Curtin comments on a number of topics in CBS Philly report. US U-23s thump Panama in Olympic qualifier. Donovan says Klinsmann should get the axe if US loses to Mexico in Confederations Cup playoff game.

Analysis and player ratings: Toronto FC 3-1 Philadelphia Union
Player ratings

Analysis and player ratings: Toronto FC 3-1 Philadelphia Union

To cap a disappointing week, the Union fell to a flawed Toronto side as Andrew Wenger auditioned for a fullback spot.

NYRB kickoff time announced and other Union bits, USMNT news, more
Daily news roundups

NYRB kickoff time announced and other Union bits, USMNT news, more

Photo: Daniel Studio Philadelphia Union On Monday, New York Red Bulls announced the game they are hosting against the Union on Sunday, Oct. 18 will kickoff at 3 pm. The game, the start time of which had previously been listed as TBD, will be broadcast locally on TCN. In the […]