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Sunday Morning Union Freekicks: Oh Danny Mwanga

Tifo celebrating former Sons of Ben president Bryan James' time as leader of the supporters group. (Photo courtesy of @barbcvphilly)
Tifo celebrating former Sons of Ben president Bryan James' time as leader of the supporters group. (Photo courtesy of @barbcvphilly)

The Philly Soccer Page " Match report: Union vs. Chivas USA
After going down at the half, the Union stormed back through Paunovic, Ruiz and the brilliant Danny Mwanga to earn three points against Chivas USA on a muggy Saturday night in Chester.

Strikers come to Union’s rescue in thrilling victory (With Video) - delcotimes.com

"There weren’t too many words to be said (at halftime)," Union manager Peter Nowak said. "Hey, everyone wants to win. It’s normal (to boo)." After 45 minutes of sloppy play, however, the Union followed with what was their best half of the year.

Union beat Chivas on a late goal by Mwanga | Philadelphia Inquirer | 06/26/2011

The Union played a less-than-inspiring first half of a 3-2 win Saturday night, and the home crowd at PPL Park let them know about it.

Mwanga plays hero in Union's comeback win | CSN Philly
CHESTER, Pa. -- With two lead changes and neither team able to hold the advantage, Saturday’s contest against Chivas USA had all the makings of another sloppy and head-scratching home draw for the Union. 

Recap: Mwanga's winner helps Union reclaim sole possession of first place | Philadelphia Union

Chester, Pa. (June 25, 2011) -- Trailing 1-0 and sitting on a 294-minute goal drought, the first-place Philadelphia Union (7-4-5) fought back...

The Philly Soccer Page " Union vs. Chivas USA in pictures

PSP photographer Daniel Gajdamowicz was on the sidelines for Saturday’s match between Philadelphia Union and the Chivas USA.

Union's Mondragon making push for All-Star game - delcotimes.com

CHESTER – The guy with the best-selling goalkeeper jersey in Major League Soccer holds down the space between the pipes at PPL Park. He’s also one of the leading vote-getters at his position for next month’s All-Star Game.

Independence again whips a depleted magicJack squad | Philadelphia Inquirer | 06/26/2011

For the second time in a week, the Independence knocked off magicJack as they rolled to a 3-1 victory Saturday in a Women's Professional Soccer game at Widener's Leslie Quick Stadium in Chester.

Down by two, Mexico rallies past the U.S. | Philadelphia Inquirer | 06/26/2011

Mexico rallied from two goals down to beat the United States, 4-2, in Saturday night's CONCACAF Gold Cup final at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, Calif.

U.S. women have real shot at World Cup glory | Philadelphia Inquirer | 06/26/2011

On a steaming hot morning, the United States women's national team had ridden nearly an hour for a workout in the middle of New Jersey. Nobody in Somerset noticed the players' arrival earlier this month at a solitary field. Nobody on the team complained. That was the plan. They weren't there for autographs. A long workout, some quick interviews, back on the bus.

 Union find faith renewed by offensive outburst vs. Chivas | Philadelphia Union

CHESTER, Pa. – All the Philadelphia Union needed was one breakthrough to open the floodgates.Plagued by a goalless drought that spanned 294 minutes...

Union offense opens up in thrilling victory vs. Chivas | Philadelphia Union
After a frustrating scoreless draw against Sporting Kansas City, Union manager Peter Nowak could have made a number of changes to his lineup and formation...