Philadelphia Union News
Union observations: Jim Curtin makes another good tactical switch; Jamiro Monteiro shows his versatility
The Union’s 3-0 win over the Montreal Impact on Saturday produced lots of good storylines to analyze. Here are a few worth focusing on.
Jack Elliott earns MLS Team of the Week honors
While the 23-year-old was paired up with a new center back partner in Aurelien Collin, Elliott controlled the defensive line to pick up his fifth career league accolade.
Armchair Analysts: Week 8 review
Eight weeks in, and the top of the league has maybe started to come back to the pack a bit?
MLS Team of the Week: Week 8
Week 8 of the 2019 MLS regular season saw the final unbeaten teams fall and some of the winless teams pick up their first victories.
New York Red Bulls deny Thierry Henry rumor
As the rumors intensified overseas over the weekend, New York Red Bulls sporting director Denis Hamlett poured cold water over the idea Thierry Henry is set to become the team’s head coach.
Altidore says he’s on the ‘same page’ with Toronto president
Toronto FC president Bill Manning said he has cleared the air with Jozy Altidore after the star striker said that Manning should “put his ego aside” following a match last week.
Jorginho struggles as Chelsea struggle to draw with Burnley
Not only did Chelsea miss a huge opportunity to capitalise on the mistakes of their top-four rivals by being held to a 2-2 draw by a stubborn Burnley side at Stamford Bridge despite another impressive display by Eden Hazard, Callum Hudson-Odoi was lost for the season to an Achilles injury.