Soccer/Union
Soccer/Union

Union’s Ernst Tanner, Jim Curtin and Tim McDermott hold town hall with fans

On Thursday night, Union sporting director Ernst Tanner, manager Jim Curtin and chief business officer Tim McDermott met with fans at Talen Energy Stadium. Here are some highlights from their remarks.

‘Captain America’ Borek Dockal returns from Czech Republic for Union’s MLS playoff push

The Union midfielder flew more than 10,000 miles round-trip to play for the Czech Republic national team in the last week and a half.

‘Captain America’ Borek Dockal returns from Czech Republic for Union’s MLS playoff push

The Union midfielder flew more than 10,000 miles round-trip to play for the Czech Republic national team in the last week and a half.

Former Union captain Maurice Edu enjoying new job as TNT Champions League TV analyst

A little less than 14 months since Maurice Edu last played a soccer game, the former Union captain has come back to the spotlight.

Former Union captain Maurice Edu enjoying new job as TNT Champions League TV analyst

A little less than 14 months since Maurice Edu last played a soccer game, the former Union captain has come back to the spotlight.

USWNT’s Megan Rapinoe says FIFA doesn’t ‘truly care’ about women’s soccer

"In the way that they truly care about the men's game, they don't truly care about the women's game," Rapinoe said of soccer's global governing body.

USWNT’s Megan Rapinoe says FIFA doesn’t ‘truly care’ about women’s soccer

"In the way that they truly care about the men's game, they don't truly care about the women's game," Rapinoe said of soccer's global governing body.
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The Union's best possible playoff berth could give them the worst possible opponent

If the Union get to third place in the East, they'd likely face Major League Soccer's hottest team in the first round of the playoffs.

Tobin Heath stars as U.S. women’s soccer team qualifies for World Cup with 6-0 win over Jamaica

Tobin Heath scored just 100 seconds into the game to kick off the rout. Megan Rapinoe, Julie Ertz and Alex Morgan also scored

U.S. women’s soccer team guards against overconfidence as biggest World Cup qualifying game arrives

The United States plays Jamaica on Sunday night in the semifinals of the CONCACAF women's World Cup qualifying tournament. The winner will secure a spot in next year's World Cup in France.

Union’s Borek Dockal has two assists in Czech Republic’s 2-1 win at Slovakia

Borek Dockal's long-awaited return to the Czech Republic national team was a rousing success.

Cleveland Browns owners step up to save the Crew

Cleveland Browns owners Dee and Jimmy Haslam are part of group exploring the purchase of the Columbus Crew to keep the MLS team in the city.

Alex Morgan, Rose Lavelle lead USWNT to 7-0 World Cup qualifying win over Trinidad & Tobago

The Americans will face upstart Jamaica in a semifinal game on Sunday. The winner goes to next year's World Cup in France.

Yankees’ loss a win for Union; David Accam has season-ending surgery

Had the Yankees advanced in the playoffs, the Union's regular season finale at NYCFC would likely have been moved out of Yankee Stadium

Union manager Jim Curtin gets along with sporting director Ernst Tanner, but still has to earn his job for next year – and hasn’t yet

Curtin, who has been on a series of one-year contract extensions since he arrived in 2015, isn't worried about proving himself, especially with his primary focus on the Union's playoff berth on his mind.

Ernst Tanner wants the Union to play ‘proactive’ soccer, and wants to re-sign Borek Dockal

"I'm a fan of more transition and more dynamic football, more proactive football," new Union sporting director Ernst Tanner said.

Lincoln Financial Field to host 2019 Concacaf Gold Cup quarterfinal doubleheader

It's likely that the U.S. men's soccer team will be the featured attraction when the regional soccer championship comes to Philadelphia for the third straight tournament.

Union’s Fafa Picault joins U.S. national team roster for games vs. Colombia, Peru

Union winger Fafa Picault has been rewarded for his good form this season with the second U.S. national team call-up of his career.

Union have inside track to a home playoff game, but might not keep it

A look at where the Union stand in Major League Soccer's playoff race as the regular season begins its final month.

Carli Lloyd hat trick helps USWNT rout Panama 5-0 in World Cup qualifying

The win, combined with Mexico's 4-1 win over Trinidad & Tobago in Sunday's other game, officially gave the Americans a place in next Sunday's semifinals.
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