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Brotherly Game Daily Links 1/23/18

Union’s new jersey leaked, Alexis Sanchez makes the move to the red side of Manchester, and more in today’s links.

David Accam and Josh Yaro at the Philadelphia International Airport. Matt Ralph / Brotherly Game

Philadelphia Union News

New Philadelphia Union jersey leaked?
A day after David Accam wore it for his arrival in Philadelphia, it looks like an image of the jersey has surfaced.

Philadelphia shed light on Accam acquisition
Club chief Earnie Stewart talks about their signing of the Ghana star.

MLS News

LA Galaxy unveil new 2018 primary jersey
The iconic LA Galaxy sash is back, with a bold navy sash enclosed by a thin, gold sash on each side.

Chris Pontius signs with LA Galaxy
Speking of the Galaxy, Chris Pontius signed with the team yesterday, returning to his native California after two seasons with the Philadelphia Union.

Chilean attacking midfielder Jeisson Vargas joins Impact
The Montreal Impact announced on Monday that Chilean attacking midfielder Jeisson Vargas signed a contract with the club for the 2018 season with two-and-a-half option years.

Rapids sign center back Tommy Smith
The 27-year-old defender comes from Ipswich Town FC.

Atlanta United’s ambitious signing of Ezequiel Barco will only matter if other MLS clubs step up too
This is not a big moment in MLS history unless 22 other owners want to match Atlanta’s ambition.

Rest of the World News

Alexis Sanchez leaves Arsenal for Man United in swap for Mkhitaryan
The deal ends a lengthy stand-off between the Chile international and Arsenal, who were determined not to lose him on a free transfer this summer.

Off-form Liverpool stunned as Swansea earn three vital points
A poorly-defended set piece and a lack of ruthlessness up front cost Jurgen Klopp's side and gave Swansea a much-needed win.