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Brotherly Game Daily Links 12/20/17

Union opener announced, MLS to Nashville and more in today’s links

MLS: New England Revolution at Philadelphia Union Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports

Philadelphia Union News

Union to start season at home vs. New England Revolution on March 3
It will be the first time since 2015 that the Union play at home on the first day of the campaign, and just the third such occasion in the team's history.

The Union biggest need isn't the players, it's the staff
The Philadelphia Union are undermanned, and not just on the pitch.

MLS News

MLS set to announce Nashville has been granted an expansion franchise
MLS is expected to formally declare that Nashville has been granted an expansion franchise on Wednesday.

MLS announces 2018 home openers for all 23 clubs; season kicks off March 3
Major League Soccer announced the details for the 2018 home openers for all 23 clubs on Tuesday, unveiling some juicy early-season matchups beginning on Saturday, March 3.

MLS teams avoid Costa Rican giants Saprissa, Herediano in first round
MLS teams dodged most of the danger in Monday's CONCACAF Champions League draw by avoiding Costa Rican giants Saprissa and Herediano.

Defender Rolf Feltscher inks LA Galaxy deal
Venezuelan international right back arrives from Cardiff City.

Islanders Are Expected to Win Right to Build New Arena at Belmont Park
The Islanders’ proposal beat out one from New York City FC, another local sports team shoehorned into an awkward stadium-sharing situation.