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Brotherly Game Daily Links 5/5/16

Happy Cinco De Mayo! Enjoy some daily links with your margaritas.

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Philadelphia Union News

Andre Blake named to Jamaica's Copa America Squad
Andre Blake was named to the provisional 40 man roster for the Jamaican National Team. If he's named the starter he'll have to go up against the likes of Luis Suarez and Javier Hernandez, which will be tall tasks for the young Union goalkeeper.

MLS News

Fire add Senegalese midfielder Khaly Thiam
The Fire needed reinforcements after a slow start and are getting some help in the way of midfielder Khaly Thiam.

Copa America Centenario has 49 MLS players called into Preliminary Rosters
49 players from the MLS will be representing their countries at the Copa America this summer. Luckily for the Union they'll only be down one man as Andre Blake is the only potential Union player to be playing in the tournament.

Developing lower division sides in Canada and the United States
Soccer in the United States and Canada might not be the best in the world but there is always something compelling going on, as Sean Maslin explains in this article capturing the state of soccer in Canada and the United States.


Report: Trio of Bundesliga clubs join race to sign Bobby Wood
Where will the USMNT striker land this summer? Eintracht Frankfurt, VfB Stuttgart, and Werder Bremen have joined Hamburg in the race to sign Bobby Wood.

Rest of the World News

Real Madrid edge Manchester City book Champions League final place
Real Madrid will play Atletico Madrid in the Champions League final as they were able to get past Manchester City.