In his third season with the Union, the Cape Verde international continued his role as a dependable midfield engine and played like one of the most valuable DPs in the league.
"The strength of depth of the Union, constructed without traditional star power, is no surprise to Union fans, but the playoffs are magnifying how important it is."
Union will host Nashville SC Sunday evening
Cory Burke and Jakob Glesnes scored for the boys in lightning blue
Two players with Philadelphia connections lifted domestic cup trophies with their teams abroad on Sunday
Battling rust, altitude and a potent Costa Rica side, the United States U-23 steam held on to a crucial 1-0 victory Wednesday night to open Olympic qualifying
Auston Trusty also included on the list of potential players for next month’s qualifiers
What current and recently transferred Philadelphia Union players might we expect to see represent the U.S. in a busy year of competitions?