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Why Pro Soccer Is the Right Game for the Great Recession

A perfect summer Saturday night, the Delaware River alongside Chester’s PPL Park agleam with lights, the Philadelphia Union’s game against Sporting K.C. just under way, […]

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Peter Nowak Out as Philadelphia Union Manager

If you care at all about soccer, you’d probably like to know that Peter Nowak is no longer the manager or vice president of soccer […]

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Weekend Roundup

Friday, May 25 The Arden Theatre is hosting an open bar party (6 p.m.) for Tulipomania, a musical set in a seedy hash bar in […]

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Why the Philadelphia Union Should Bus Main Line Kids to Chester for Soccer Camp

Chester Democrats started a Revolutionary War last week against the Philadelphia Union. They proposed a new tax of 10 percent on Philadelphia Union tickets and […]

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Philadelphia Union, Harrah’s Subject to Amusement Tax in Chester?

A new administration in Chester is considering two ordinances that would impose an amusement tax on Philadelphia Union tickets and parking, as well as expenses […]

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Megan Rapinoe on Gay Athletes

This summer, midfielder Megan Rapinoe and her team will go for Olympic gold in London. During an interview with KickTV, the soccer star talks about […]

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Sebastian Le Toux Is Pissed

The former star of the Philadelphia Union is less than pleased with his split from the club. The Union sent him to Vancouver for cash […]

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Morning Scoop: State Probes John Street

State Ethics Commission Investigates John Street. The State Ethics Commission has launched a probe to determine if the former mayor had a role in awarding […]

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I’m Sticking to the Union!

I went to my first pro soccer game yesterday. I bought tickets to the Union playoff game against Houston as a birthday present for my […]

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Soccer Scenes from U.S. vs. Mexico Friendly

“U-S-A ain’t nuthing ta fuck wit! U-S-A ain’t nuthing to fuck wit!” Fans of Mexico and the United States soccer teams had been chanting back […]

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Philadelphia Union Gets Lots of Bread from Bimbo

The Philadelphia Union has inked a sponsorship deal with mega baker Bimbo. The four year, $12 million deal will put the Bimbo brand on the […]

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Are We Ready for Some Futbol?

One day after the U.S. soccer team proved that luck is not enough to win at the highest levels, the Philadelphia Union (finally) made its […]

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Fútball & Fußball

There’s World Cup qualifying action on the TVs at Brauhaus Schmitz today. At noon, Germany takes on Azerbaijan and then it’s USA vs Mexico from […]