Even without two key players from Friday night’s win over Jamaica, the US is still a better team than Panama.
Player of the Week
Against Columbus, he shielded the back four, stepped into passing lanes, and broke up attacks with timely tackles. He also scored the gamewinner.
Daily news roundups
Union top Reading in friendly. USA prepares for Panama after big win in Jamaica. Harrisburg falls to Colorado Reserves. Reading and Ocean City win in league play. More news.
The US picked up three big points in their quest to qualify for the 2014 World Cup with a first half goal from Jozy Altidore and stoppage time winner from Brad Davis.
Week in Tweets
Columbus/Toronto reaction, Torres is Lebron, and Jim Curtin is bloody awesome. It’s all in The Week in Tweets.
KYW Philly Soccer Show / Podcasts
Aaron Wheeler is the guest on the latest KYW Philly Soccer Show podcast. Also discussed, the upcoming USMNT World Cup qualifiers against Jamaica and Panama.
The Union needed a win, badly. And with Brian Carroll setting the tone for his side, they ran out easy 3-0 winners.
Reading United AC
The connections between the Union and PDL partner Reading United are deep. Sean Doyle looks at Reading’s recent form and players for Union fans to watch in tonight’s friendly.