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Brotherly Game Daily Links: Reviewing a busy weekend

Le Toux ‘here forever,’ MLS review, and Carlos Vela earning MLS some international respect

MLS: Vancouver Whitecaps at Philadelphia Union Derik Hamilton-USA TODAY Sports

Philadelphia Union News

Three Things We Learned From Philadelphia Union's Win over Vancouver Whitecaps
Borek Dockal's two-goal showing headlined a complete team performance from the Philadelphia Union in their 4-0 win over the Vancouver Whitecaps in Major League Soccer action on Saturday.

Sébastien Le Toux is 'here forever' with Union ring of honor induction
"They traded me once, they traded me twice, but now I'm here forever, so nobody can trade me from that," the Union's all-time leading scorer said.

MLS News

MLS Review: Red Bulls end Dallas' unbeaten run
The New York Red Bulls ended Dallas' unbeaten run in MLS, while Sporting Kansas City staged a comeback to win Saturday.

Portland Timbers earn 1-1 draw at Atlanta United
The Portland Timbers extended their unbeaten run to nine league games today with a 1-1 draw at high-flying Atlanta United. Thanks to a first half goal from Larrys Mabiala and ninety minutes of hard.

New York City FC 2-1 Toronto FC — Lack of urgency kills Reds in NYC
An ugly loss at Yankee Stadium.

Why Carlos Vela's inspiring form should earn MLS some respect on the world stage
The Los Angeles FC star has been one of Mexico's best players during its strong World Cup run, and that form is making Major League Soccer look good.

World Cup News

Harry Kane, Jesse Lingard impress for mature England vs. woeful Panama
You can only beat what is in front of you, so Gareth Southgate's crew maintained their discipline and simply focused on executing.

Colombia finally impress amid mixed fortunes for South American teams
Until Colombia thrashed Poland, CONMEBOL teams had largely continued to play in the manner shown during a disappointing qualification cycle.

Japan show spirit, Senegal profligate but both boost round-of-16 chances
An enjoyable, end-to-end clash saw the points shared, though Senegal will regret missed chances and twice giving up leads.

Mohamed Salah considering quitting Egypt team over Ramzan Kadyrov row
Mohamed Salah is unhappy at being drawn into a political row during his stay in Chechnya with Egypt during the World Cup, a source has told ESPN FC.

Telemundo Has a Big Goal: Win the World Cup
This year, Telemundo will have broadcast both the Super Bowl and the World Cup in Spanish as it continues to battle its rival, Univision.