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Philadelphia to face Harrisburg in friendly

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The Union head to the state capital to face off against the Islanders in a US Open Cup rematch.

Bearfight FC: One Year Later

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On August 15, 2013 Bearfight FC - a supporter run US Amateur Soccer Association club - was unveiled to the public. A year later, the club has seen its share of triumphs - and tragedies.

Top 100 Soccer Clubs in the US and Canada Rankings

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The second in a two-part series that ranks the top 100 clubs in the United States and Canada. Rankings are as of August 18, 2014,

Top 100 Soccer Clubs in the US and Canada Part One

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The first in a two-part series that ranks the top 100 clubs in the United States and Canada. This lays out the methodology used to formulate the rankings.

Union Academy in College Returns to Campus

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College freshman with experience suiting up for the Philadelphia Union Academy move into their dorms as they join upperclassmen Academy alumni prepping for the 2014 college soccer season.

Should Gaddis be on the left or the right?

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Both managers have been slinging Ray Gaddis from one side of the field to the next? Here are five observations on how the team and individuals have fared when Gaddis is on the right or the left.

How Curtin can complete the Union lineup puzzle

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An article on the Philadelphia Union website had possible bad news for Amobi Okugo fans. How can Union manager Jim Curtin get Okugo on the pitch with everyone else he wants to play?

Opposite View - Three Questions with Dynamo Theory

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We sit down with Derek Stowers of Dynamo Theory, SBN's Houston Dynamo blog, and find out what to expect this time around from the 2006 MLS Cup Winners.

Opposite View: 3 USOC Questions with Big D Soccer

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This week we sit down with Brian Wachholz of Big D Soccer, SB Nation's FC Dallas blog, about the US Open Cup Semifinal match against FC Dallas.

Banned in MLS

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What it means to be banned in MLS.

Opposite View: 3 Questions with Mount Royal Soccer

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We talk with Sofiane Benzaza from Mount Royal Soccer, SB Nation's Montreal Impact blog, and talk about what Union fans can expect from what is most likely the last meeting between the two clubs...

Paid Their Dues: Jacobson, Kleberson, and Paunovic

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I wrote about the Teletubbies in this. It got weird.

Opposite View: 3 Questions With The Blue Testament

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We caught up with Ben Gartland from SB Nation's Sporting Kansas City blog The Blue Testament to ask them a few questions regarding the defending MLS Cup holders Sporting Kansas City.

Philadelphia Union Ring of Honor

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The Brotherly Game staff was polled to see who would be inducted into a Ring of Honor.

The Brotherly Game Mailbag - Volume One

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Have a question? Email eugene@nasmg.com and we'll answer questions in a weekly column.

HOT TOPIC QUESTION OF THE WEEK: Handball or no?

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The official in the Union’s match against Chicago forgot what arms look like and made several horrible decisions regarding handballs (or not handballs).

Mid-season friendly (aka who is that guy?)

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Mid-season friendlies are always a good way to see the guys who don't get on the pitch and what they bring to the table.

Opposite View: 3 Questions w/ Hot Time In Old Town

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This week we sit down with Sean Spence from Hot Time In Old Town, SBN's Chicago Fire blog and talk about one of the teams with whom we are battling for a spot in the playoffs.

Favorite Moment In The Union-Red Bulls Rivalry?

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Whether you call it the Turnpike Derby, I-95 Derby, or (especially if you're a Red Bull fan) "it's not a rivalry" there have been some really special memories when these two teams have met on the...

Opposite View: Three Questions With Burgundy Wave

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This week we sit down with UZ from Burgundy Wave, SBN's Colorado Rapids blog, about our annual fixture against the club that won the MLS Cup the year the Union came into the league.

FC Dallas 2-1 Union: Turnovers haunt the Union O

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The Union reverted to their old ways in Dallas but still could have earned a draw. In the end the Union offense was punchless and sloppy and couldn't overcome a defensive lapse and some bad luck.

Opposite View: Three Questions With Big D Soccer

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This week we sit down with Brian Wachholz of Big D Soccer, SB Nation's FC Dallas blog, about our annual match up with FCD.

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