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Brotherly Game Daily Links 9/8/17

Union players as Eagles, MLS news, and World Cup 2026 potential stadiums.

Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports

Philadelphia Union News

Comparing Union players to Eagles players
As the Union season reaches its unsatisfying end, the Eagles are beginning a new journey. Unfortunately, they still call Philadelphia home so heartbreak is inevitable.

MLS News

A wet one in the Bronx ends in three huge points for NYCFC.

The magic number your team needs to hit to make the playoffs
An exercise you should be going through is estimating how many points your team needs to actually qualify.

The story of Sporting KC star Gerso Fernandes
Sporting Kansas City forward Gerso Fernandes, who leads the team in scoring, was born in Guinea-Bissau but spent much of his childhood in orphanages in Portugal.

TFC's Jonathan Osorio evolving into a new type of player
Osorio, 25, is one of TFC’s longest-serving players, having debuted for the MLS club in 2013. The quick, and fleet-footed native of Toronto has played 134 regular season games for the Reds, scoring 12 goals and tallying 19 assists.

Transfer bids for Atlanta United's stars have 'got to be big' - president Darren Eales
In its first year in MLS, Atlanta has found success with a designated player trio of Miguel Almiron, Josef Martinez and Hector Villalba, who along with on-loan Yamil Asad have contributed a combined 30 goals and 24 assists this season.

US Soccer News

Forty-One Cities Across Canada, Mexico and the United States Submit Bids to Serve as Host Cities in United Bid for 2026 FIFA World Cup Forty-one cities across Canada, Mexico and the United States have submitted bids to serve as Official Host Cities in the United Bid for the 2026 FIFA World Cup.