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The Philly Soccer Page " Match report: Union 1-0 Crew

On a chilly night in Chester against a listless first place Columbus Crew team, a goal from the resurgent Sebastien Le Toux was all the Philadelphia Union needed to earn their first victory since July 17 with a 1-0 scoreline.

Rookie makes memorable debut in Union win -

CHESTER — He’s more apt to roll up his sleeves than roll the dice. It’s safe to say a gambler, Peter Nowak is not.

Union suffocate Crew, get back in win column | CSN Philly

CHESTER, Pa. -- With impeccable defensive play not seen since their early season success and the continued red-hot support from striker Sebastien Le Toux, the Union broke their eight-game winless streak in a big way on Saturday night, defeating Eastern Conference-leading Columbus Crew, 1-0, at PPL Park.

Union debutant Langley silences doubters again -

CHESTER – Eight years ago, his high school soccer coach cut him because he was too small. Four years ago, he signed on to play Division III soccer for the only school that offered him.

A Memorable Debut For Union's Pfeffer | SportsInq | 09/17/2011

This will be a night that Zach Pfeffer will never forget. Not only did the 16-year-old junior at Upper Dublin High make his first Major League Soccer start and appearance for the Union, but the midfielder more than held his own.

Young Union lineup good for win over first-place Columbus | Philadelphia Daily News | 09/19/2011

GIVEN THE LINEUPS Peter Nowak has fielded in the past, it's evident he is an agent of change. But never take the Union boss for a gambler.

Union end winless streak with 1-0 win over Crew | Philadelphia Inquirer | 09/18/2011

Looking for a spark to end a two-month winless streak, the Union used a new tactic - inserting their youngest player into the starting lineup.

Bolton Wanderers midfielder Stuart Holden to return against Aston Villa in Carling Cup - News -

Troters midfielder to amke his first appearance since March tomorrow against Villa

Recap: Le Toux goal enough as youthful Union edge Crew | Philadelphia Union

CHESTER, Pa. – With their first win in two months, the Philadelphia Union have put themselves right back near the top of the Eastern Conference.On S...

Youngsters help revitalize Union in key win over Crew | Philadelphia Union

CHESTER, Pa. — For Peter Nowak, it didn’t matter that the Philadelphia Union were sliding down the standings, were desperately seeking their...

MacMath credits Union defense for first career win | Philadelphia Union

CHESTER, Pa. — Rookie goalkeeper Zac MacMath only faced one shot on goal Saturday vs. the Columbus Crew, but he did what he needed to do to sec...

16-year-old Pfeffer makes first MLS appearance | Philadelphia Union

CHESTER, Pa. — One name stood out when the Union released their starting XI for a pivotal Eastern Conference clash against the first-place Colu...

Recap: Union reserves fall to Crew, 2-1 | Philadelphia Union

WALLINGFORD, Pa. – The Columbus Crew reserves (6-1-0) came back from an early 1-0 deficit to move into first place in the East Division, edging the...