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Brotherly Game Daily Links 7/22/16

So close to the weekend, these links will help get through Friday.

Stew Milne-USA TODAY Sports

Philadelphia Union News

Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down: Montreal Impact downed by costly mistakes
While last night's game was disappointing as it saw the Union bow out of the US Open Cup, we have to look forward to tomorrow, as the Union face the Montreal Impact, let's see how they did in their last game.

Philadelphia Union Academy year-end awards
Our own Matt Ralph handed out season ending awards to the Union's academy.

MLS News

LA Galaxy oust Seattle Sounders to set U.S. Open Cup semifinals
The LA Galaxy will meet FC Dallas and the New England Revolution will face the Chicago Fire in the U.S. Open Cup semifinals Aug. 10.

Orlando City Signs Uruguyan Defender José Aja
Orlando City has announced the signing of Uruguayan center back José Aja on loan from Nacional.

Columbus Crew SC Sign Defender Nicolai Næss
Columbus Crew have added defensive help through a new Norwegian center back.

MLS fines Marsch undisclosed amount for his criticism of league referees
Jesse Marsch paid the price for his controversial comments about Major League Soccer referees Wednesday. He was fined an undisclosed amount by commissioner Don Garber Thursday.

Has the sun finally set on Seattle's honeymoon?
It was nice while it lasted for Seattle, but their run as a Western Conference power appears to have ended along with their Open Cup hopes.

Top 10 snubs for the 2016 MLS All-Star game
Goal USA's Thomas Floyd runs through 10 standouts who deserved consideration for the MLS All-Star Game but missed out on the 26-player squad. The Union's Chris Pontius makes the list.

Rest of the World News

Dortmund's Marco Reus wins vote to feature on FIFA 17 cover
Borussia Dortmund's Marco Reus will feature on the cover of EA Sports' FIFA 17 video game after winning a fan vote.