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GAME THREAD: Philadelphia Union vs. Chicago Fire

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Following a dramatic U.S. Open Cup Semi-Final win, the Union hope to repeat their success

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UNION GAME #25
VS
PPL Park, Chester, PA
Sunday, August 16, 2015
7:00 PM ET
FS1 - John Strong and Tony Meola
Online Streaming: MLS LiveFox Sports Go, and Fox Soccer 2Go
TBG Game Preview
Know Thy Enemy: Hot Time In Old Town
Starting XI
Fernando Aristeguieta Forward

Jason Johnson

Kennedy Igobananike

Tranquillo Barnetta, Cristian Maidana, Eric Ayuk

Brian Carroll, Warren Creavalle

Midfield Shaun Maloney, Michael Stephens, Răzvan Cociș, Patrick Nyarko
Fabinho, Richie Marquez, Steven Vitoria, Ray Gaddis Defense Joevin Jones, Jeff Larentowicz, Eric Gehrig, Lovel Palmer
John McCarthy Goalkeeper Sean Johnson
Andre Blake, Ethan White, Vincent Nogueira, Michael Lahoud, Sebastien Le Toux, C.J. Sapong, Conor Casey Bench Jon Busch, Ty Harden, Matt Polster, Collin Fernandez, Harry Shipp, David Accam, Mike Magee
Numbers of Note
5 - goals scored by Vincent Nogueira, 2nd most on the Union
35 - shots attempted by Fernando Aristeguieta, most on the Union
0.96 - Philadelphia Union's points per game, worst in MLS
Game Officials
Referee: Mark Geiger
Assistant: Matthew Nelson
Assistant: Danny Thornberry
Fourth: Marcos De Oliveira