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Brotherly Game Daily Links: Test yourself on Union history

Union quiz, Seattle Sounders staffer positive for Corona virus and more in today’s links

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Philadelphia Union News

QUIZ: Do you know your Union history?
Test your knowledge on Union history with this quiz.

MLS News

Commissioner Garber’s message to supporters in wake of suspension of 2020 season
Commission Don Garber shares his thoughts on the suspension of the 2020 MLS season.

Nashville SC begin demolition at fairgrounds site for soccer-specific stadium
The amended agreement for the 30,000-seat stadium will see Nashville SC privately fund 100 percent of construction through cash investment, stadium lease payments and revenues generated at the stadium by attendees of events held at the facility.

Sounders support staff member test positive for coronavirus
The individual is apparently recovering and in good spirits and health officials do not believe the incident poses a present risk to the public, the visiting team or the Sounders. No Sounders players or coaches have exhibited symptoms consistent with coronavirus, either.

Former EPL scout Steve Walsh hired by Charlotte’s MLS expansion club
Walsh, an Irishman, grew up in northwest England and his brother Mickey played for the Irish national team. Walsh began his coaching career in the 1970s and began scouting for smaller English clubs, such as fourth-tier Bury FC and now-defunct third-tier Chester City FC.

Rest of the World News

UEFA to meet about coronavirus: Expect ‘least bad’ solutions as soccer figures out a way forward
The best we can hope for is a “least bad” plan that allows European tournaments and domestic leagues, virtually all of which have been suspended, to come to some kind of generally accepted conclusion. If the epidemic allows us, that is.

UEFA eye Champions League mini-tournament amid coronavirus shutdown - sources
UEFA are considering staging the Champions League semifinals and final over two weekends in Istanbul in a bid to ensure that the 2019-20 competition reaches a conclusion amid the global coronavirus crisis, sources have told ESPN.