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Brotherly Game Daily Links: Union March schedule break down

Santos to wear 20, MLS SuperDraft wrap up and more in today’s links

Philadelphia Union News

Union Schedule Analysis: March
There are five matches in the opening month of Philadelphia Union’s 2019 season, with at least five days between each one. However, the Union only play twice at home during that period, with Toronto arriving to open the season and then Columbus rolling in on March 23.

Sergio Santos to wear number 20 with the Union
Santos will be the sixth player to wear No. 20 for the Union. Roger Torres wore the number in the inaugural season, Carlos Ruiz wore it in 2011, Jimmy McLaughlin wore it from 2012 to 215, Walter Restrepo in 2016 and Marcus Epps the past two seasons.

Philadelphia Union jerseys to feature one-color Bimbo logo in 2019
Sergio Santos teased a new one-color Bimbo logo and the team later confirmed the design change.

MLS News

Storylines from Rounds 3 and 4 from the 2019 MLS Draft
After a busy first two rounds of the 2019 MLS SuperDraft on Friday, the annual event concluded on Monday with Rounds 3 & 4. Of the 48 selections, 27 picks were used.

Cincinnati to sign Costa Rican international Allan Cruz
After being linked to five unnamed MLS sides in November, it looks like the future of Costa Rica international central midfielder Allan Cruz will soon be settled.

Minnesota United set to add Boca Juniors goalkeeper Agustin Rossi
Minnesota United are reportedly set to sign Boca goalkeeper Agustin Rossi on a year-and-a-half loan with the option to buy for $12 million, according to Julio Pavoni.

New England reported to make an offer to former Premier League player Carles Gil
After signing Colombian striker Juan Fernando Caicedo, as well as adding a pair of attackers in the MLS SuperDraft, the New England Revolution may not be finished tinkering with their attacking ranks ahead of their 2019 season opener.