COLUMBUS, OH - AUGUST 20: Veljko Paunovic #16 of the Philadelphia Union reacts after narrowly missing a goal in the second half against the Columbus Crew on August 20, 2011 at Crew Stadium in Columbus, Ohio. Columbus defeated Philadelphia 2-1.(Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)
Is it time to bid adieu to the diamond midfield, or are the Union’s problems with shape and possession a personnel instead of a tactical issue?
A bigger stage awaits…
Anyone else watch some of that game last night? From the moment I looked at the starting lineup on Twitter, I knew we were in for a bit of a rough ride. When I say "looked at the starting lineup" I really mean that I noticed that Mapp and Miglioranzi were still in the game. Had this been a few weeks ago I may have complained about the Serbian being in the game, but (somehow) he is playing pretty well.
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Postgame reaction from Philadelphia Independence forwards Natasha Kai and Amy Rodriguez, head coach Paul Riley and owner David Halstead.
The Philadelphia Independence are in the Women's Professional Soccer championship game for the second year in a row after a 2-0 win over magicJack SC in front of 5,410 fans at PPL Park.
Tasha Kai raised both arms, pretended to be an airplane, flew to a sideline at sunny PPL Park, and hugged teammates on Saturday afternoon.
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. - Milton Caraglio scored twice for the New England Revolution, but the New York Red Bulls' Dane Richards responded with two goals of his own as the teams played to a 2-2 draw Saturday night.
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