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Brotherly Game Daily Links: Curtin’s Weekly Presser

Curtin speaks, Beasley out and Copa America finds a US home

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Philadelphia Union News

Jim Curtin’s Midweek Press Conference
In his midweek press conference, Jim Curtin addressed the roster questions facing the Union ahead of their second home match of the season and gave his thoughts on Brenden Aaronson’s first start (and first goal) for the club.

MLS News

Armchair Analyst: International Break Mailbag
The first international break of the 2019 season is here, which means there’s a lot to talk about.

DeMarcus Beasley out 4-6 weeks after knee surgery
The Houston Dynamo announced on Wednesday that defender DaMarcus Beasley underwent arthroscopic surgery on his left knee.

Inter Miami stadium plan approved
David Beckham’s plans to build an 18,000 seat stadium in Ft. Lauderdale to temporarily house his MLS expansion club Inter Miami in 2020 and 2021 was given the green light by the city commissioners on Tuesday.

Minnesota United FC opens Allianz Field with scarf ceremony
On Monday, Minnesota United FC officially opened Allianz Field with what it called a scarf-raising ceremony. Among those invited to speak at the event were MLS commissioner Don Garber, Minnesota governor Tim Walz, lieutenant governor Peggy Flanagan, St. Paul mayor Melvin Carter III, Minneapolis mayor Jacob Frey, and Allianz Life CEO Walter White.

US Soccer News

Tyler Adams embraces new role at right back for USMNT
Tyler Adams knows it’ll take more than one game to adjust to what new United States men’s national team coach Gregg Berhalter is asking of him.

Rest of the Worlds News

ESPN+ acquires Copa America 2019 right for the US
With Telemundo Deportes already having acquired the Spanish-language rights in the United States, that means that soccer fans will have plenty of choices this summer when they watch the tournament that will feature a line-up of South America’s biggest soccer stars.