After having the week off last week to accommodate Real Salt Lake in the CONCACAF Champions League, the 3rd place Philadelphia Union (3-1-1) will take to PPL Park to face the last place San Jose Earthquakes (1-3-2) of the Western Conference.
If you have not already, be sure to check out the following previews from The Brotherly Game staff: [Ben's Match Preview] [Scott's Preview for SBN Philly] [Friday Night Union Freekicks] [Scott Has A Conversation With The Enemy]. San Jose perspective: [Quake, Rattle and Goal]
Broadcast Information: 6abc HD (J.P. Dellacamera, Taylor Twellman, Bob Rigby) with coverage starting at 3:30 PM Eastern with a pre-game show and concluding into Action News at 6:00 PM Eastern / No local television coverage in San Jose, La Kaliente KZSF 1370 AM (Carlos Cesar Rivera) in Spanish / MLS Direct Kick, MatchDay Live (6abc feed -- no blackout in San Jose)
San Jose Earthquakes starting XI: Busch, Leitch, Hernandez, Burling, Morrow, Wondolowski, McDonald, Ring, Ampai, Sealy, Lenhart
San Jose Earthquakes bench: Weber, Opara, Corrales, Convey, Cronin, Stephenson, Johnson
Philadelphia Union starting XI: Mondragon; Harvey, Califf, Valdes, Williams; Daniel, Okugo, Torres, Le Toux; Ruiz, Mwanga
Philadelphia Union bench: MacMath, Nakazawa, Mapp, Richter, M. Farfan, McInerney, Miglioranzi
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