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Philadelphia Union News

Philadelphia Union advances to Concacaf Champions League Quarterfinals!
Philadelphia Union is moving on to the Quarterfinals of the 2023 Concacaf Champions League after getting past a feisty Alianza FC at Subaru Park on Tuesday night by a 4-0 scoreline.

Philadelphia Union II Announce 2023 Regular-Season Schedule
Union II will be one of 27 clubs competing in MLS NEXT Pro this season. The club will play 28 regular season games, 14 home and 14 away, across 27-weeks. With the addition of seven new clubs this season, the Western Conference will consist of 14 clubs, while the Eastern Conference will have 13.

Nashville SC hands CF Montreal third straight shutout loss
Union’s next game is this Saturday as they travel to the BIG O to face CF Montreal, let’s see how their last game went.

MLS News

MLS Power Rankings: LAFC overtake Seattle Sounders after Matchday 3
Union stay at number three in this week’s Power Rankings.

Who Is Julián Aude? – LA Galaxy Finalizing Deal For Promising Left Back
Aude, 19, is highly-rated. Already he has made 54 apps for Lanus, as well as starting three games for Argentina at the U20 South American championships in January.

Lorenzo Insigne ruled out for 3-4 weeks with groin injury
Having been deemed questionable for Matchday 3’s 1-1 draw with Columbus, many had thought that the Italian would at least see some minutes off the bench after he was involved in full training the week prior.

Concacaf News

Violette survives Austin FC charge to make more history
With the result, Violette emerged winners of the two-legged tie 3-2 on aggregate to become the first Haitian club to win a series in the SCCL era.

Quinones brace spearheads epic Atlas comeback vs. Olimpia
Atlas were faced with overturning a 4-1 deficit on aggregate to begin the night and they responded with aplomb, giving their home fans a first ever SCCL home match to remember and a 5-4 triumph on aggregate.

U.S. Soccer News

Alex Zendejas chooses to represent the United States
The 25-year-old was born in Ciudad Juárez, Mexico before moving to El Paso, Texas as a kid. He was eligible to represent both Mexico and the United States, but would have had to file a one-time switch to represent Mexico.

USMNT to play Mexico in inaugural Continental Clásico
The U.S. Soccer Federation has announced a new annual event that will feature the United States Men’s National Team against a major opponent from the Americas, and it begins with its biggest rival.

Rest of the World News

Erling Haaland’s five goals lead Manchester City to Champions League quarterfinals; Inter advance over Porto
Erling Haaland’s five goals saw him not only become the City record holder for most goals scored in all competions with 39 but the team rolled to a 7-0 victory (8-1 on aggregate). Haaland became only the third player to ever score five goals in a Champions League match joining Lionel Messi and Luiz Adriano.

FIFA reformats 2026 FIFA World Cup to include 4-team groups
The top two teams from each group will automatically advance to the knockout stage. The teams that finish 3rd will be ranked against each other based on their group performances, and the top 8 will also advance to the knockout stage, forming a first knockout stage of 32 teams.

Hello Union fans! My name is Alex and I've been doing the daily links post for Brotherly Game since the 2016 season. You'll find me on here with all the biggest news stories in MLS and around the world. I also live tweet many of the Union games, and I'm a season ticket hold in section 102. Stop by and say hi!

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