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Match Day #8 Game Thread: New England Revolution vs. Philadelphia Union

The Philadelphia Union have never lost against the New England Revolution. Will the streak continue tonight in Foxborough?


Game: New England Revolution vs. Philadelphia Union

Where: Gillette Stadium, Foxborough, Massachusetts

When: 7:30 PM

Channel: TCN

Commentators: JP Dellacamera and Alejandro Moreno

Meet The Opposition: The Bent Musket

The Philadelphia Union, in the history of their franchise, have never lost against the New England Revolution. And after a strong offensive showing against D.C. United last Sunday, the Union will look to once again take points away from the Revs on the road at Gillette Stadium. In the first meeting of the season, the Union capitalized off a bevy of Revolution miscues and picked up a 1-0 win in the rain and snow with a second half goal from Jack McInerney.

Philadelphia Union starting XI: (4-4-2) Zac MacMath; Raymon Gaddis, Jeff Parke, Amobi Okugo, Sheanon Williams; Brian Carroll, Michael Farfan, Keon Daniel, Danny Cruz; Jack McInerney, Conor Casey

Philadelphia Union bench: Chris Konopka, Michael Lahoud, Roger Torres, Kleberson, Antoine Hoppenot, Sebastien Le Toux, Gabriel Farfan

New England Revolution starting XI: (4-2-3-1) Bobby Shuttleworth; Chris Tierney, Jose Goncalves, Stephen McCarthy, Andrew Farrell; Ryan Guy, Kalifa Cisse; Diego Fagundez, Lee Nguyen, Kelyn Rowe; Jerry Bengtson

New England Revolution bench: Saer Sene, Darrius Barnes, Dimitry Imbongo Boele, Scott Caldwell, Matt Reis, Andy Dorman, Sainey Nyassi

Prediction: Different venue, different weather, same result. Union win 1-0.

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