1. Barnetta Excited for 'Something Totally New' with PHI

    For most people, playing in the Bundesliga for more than a decade would be the absolute pinnacle. But after 11 years in Germany's renowned top-flight league, Tranquillo Barnetta became restless and eager for a new challenge...

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  2. Union Prepare for 3rd Match with Red Bulls as Barnetta Could Make Debut

    This week for the Philadelphia Union , they face off against the New York Red Bulls . That means it is their second straight rivalry game (third if you count the U.S...

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  3. Barnetta Could Be Biggest Signing in Union History

    CHESTER, Pa. – As Philadelphia Union head coach Jim Curtin looks around the league, he's noticed a trend in regards to some of the newest high-profile stars: Many of them are central midfielders that can completely control the flow of the game...

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  4. Union: Losing Nogueira Worst Moment of Year

    CHESTER, Pa. – If the Philadelphia Union hope to get back into the playoff picture and return to the US Open Cup final, they're going to have to do so without one of their top players...

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  5. Union's Vincent Nogueira Sidelined with Quad Injury

    Union midfielder Vincent Nogueira will be sidelined for at least several weeks because of a right quad injury, head coach Jim Curtin said at his weekly press conference Wednesday...

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  6. Curtin: Nogueira (Quad) out 3-4 Weeks

    Curtin on Nogueira injury: "It's a quad injury. I'm hoping it's 3-4 weeks, hopefully. It's obviously a devastating injury to a top player...

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  7. Union 'Cautiously Optimistic' of Signing Barnetta

    Chris Albright says Tranquillo Barnetta returned to Switzerland to decide his future. Says team is "cautiously optimistic" he'll sign...

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  8. Union Agree to Mutual Termination with Carlos Valdes

    Philadelphia Union and MLS have mutually terminated the contract with defender Carlos Valdes, the club announced Monday.....

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  9. Curtin Had to Trade Williams to Free Up Money

    Sheanon Williams was a part of the Philadelphia Union 's 2010 expansion team, helped lead the club to their only playoff appearance the following year, and has played more career games for Philly than anyone else in club history...

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  10. Barnetta Seeing If Philadelphia Is a Fit

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  11. Reports: Tranquillo Barnetta to the Union Back on

    With the departure of Sheanon Williams, one has to believe that the Union are going to be making some moves in the summer transfer window...

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  12. Union in the Midst of an Identity Crisis

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  13. Union Trade Sheanon Williams to Houston Dynamo

    The Union made a surprising trade on Thursday that may be a sign of more moves to come, sending veteran right back Sheanon Williams and an international roster slot to the Houston Dynamo for cash and other future considerations...

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  14. GK Blake Remaining Patient During Difficult Stretch

    Tonight, Jamaica will play in their first Gold Cup semifinal since 1998. The Reggae Boyz will collide with the United States as they look to continue their unexpected run. Throughout the tournament, multiple guys have stepped up for Jamaica...

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  15. Report: Union, Others Eyeing Tranquillo Barnetta

    Free agent winger Tranquillo Barnetta is weighing his options for his next club move, and apparently one of them is an MLS club.....

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  16. Union Win on Penalty Kicks to Advance

    HARRISON, N.J. - The New York Red Bulls ' pressure was relentless, both at even strength and especially with the man advantage...

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  17. Watch: Casey Shown Straight Red in 1st Half vs. RBNY

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  18. Union Name XI to Face Red Bulls

    Starting XI vs. @NewYorkRedBulls (4-2-3-1): McCarthy; Fabinho, White, Edu (C), Gaddis; Carroll, Nogueira; Le Toux, Maidana, Ayuk; Casey...

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  19. Union About to Get Look at MVP Frontrunner Giovinco

    CHESTER, Pa. >> It didn't take much prodding for Jim Curtin to provide his gushing assessment of Toronto forward Sebastian Giovinco Thursday...

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  20. 2nd-Yr Center Back Marquez Cementing Spot for Union

    CHESTER, Pa. – Of the Philadelphia Union 's two starting center backs, one is a World Cup veteran that once played in the English Premier League, was drafted first overall, won an MLS Rookie of the Year award and captured an NCAA championship...

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  21. Swiss Winger Barnetta Linked to Union

    The Philadelphia Union have joined the handful of clubs rumored to be in pursuit of Tranquillo Barnetta. The Swiss international is available on a free transfer following the expiration of his contract with Schalke 04 ...

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  22. Valdes Discusses Future in MLS

    In an interview on Colombian radio Monday, Carlos Valdés cleared up some of the rumors that have been circling him for the past couple of days...

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  23. Philadelphia Union / New York Red Bulls U.S. Open Cup Match Scheduled

    Word got around today that the U.S. Open Cup quarterfinal match between the Philadelphia Union and New York Red Bulls had finally been scheduled, and like most good compromises no one seemed happy with it...

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  24. Union Trialling Chilean Midfielder Dittborn

    There was a new face at the Union's practice today. Twenty-two year old Chilean attacking midfielder Santiago Dittborn is on trial, per tweets from beat writers Matthew De George and Marc Narducci...

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  25. Union Forging Ahead with Naming-Rights Deal for PPL Park

    Changes to the corporate structure at the namesake of the Philadelphia Union 's home field will bring a new moniker to PPL Park at the end of the MLS season this fall...

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