BEST IN MLS Union's Blake is Goalkeeper of the Year
MLS Goalkeeper of the Year Andre Blake. Linda Cuttone/Sports Vue Images
NEW YORK, NY-- Philadelphia Union goalkeeper Andre Blake has been named the 2016 Allstate Goalkeeper of the Year. Complete story
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STAYING POWER Pontius has a career year for Union
There was no magic formula for Chris Pontius which led to the midfielder scoring 12 goals and adding six assists this season. The MLS Comeback Player of the Year started strong, continued that way and ended on a torrid note. His hamstring surgery from 2014 was in the past. BEST IN MLS Union's Blake is Goalkeeper of the Year
NEW YORK, NY-- Philadelphia Union goalkeeper Andre Blake has been named the 2016 Allstate Goalkeeper of the Year. ALL THE WAY BACK Union's Pontius is MLS Comeback Player of the Year
Chris Pontius’ stellar season can be traced to one basic principle. He avoided the injury bug. Pontius equaled his career high with 12 goals and added six assists on his way to winning the 2016 MLS Comeback Player of the Year Award. PART OF THE PLAN Stewart, Curtin want Edu back on the field in 2017
CHESTER, Pa. – Maurice Edu suffered through a maddening season. One injury after another with some bad luck mixed in kept the veteran midfielder on the sidelines while the Philadelphia Union limped into the playoffs. NO NOGUERA Biggest of Union 'what-ifs?'
CHESTER, Pa. -- Had Vincent Nogueira remained with the Philadelphia Union, would last season have turned out differently? Would they still be alive in the playoffs? THINKING AHEAD Fabinho looking forward to fifth Union season
CHESTER, Pa. -- Many times, there were three or four rookies on the field at the same time for the Philadelphia Union last season. There were also seasoned veterans such as Fabinho manning the back line. HE'LL BE BACK Union confirms Curtin for '17 season
CHESTER, Pa. -- An unnerving skid over the final seven regular season games left the Philadelphia Union barely earning the sixth playoff spot in the Eastern Conference. Going 0-5-2 to finish 11-14-9, and then being bounced by Toronto FC, 3-1, in the knockout round of the postseason was hardly ideal. It also left fans wondering if coach Jim Curtin would be back.
FOND FAREWELL Union say goodbye to Tranquillo Barnetta
Tranquillo Barnetta only spent a year-and-a-half with the Philadelphia Union. In that short span, Barnetta became a leader, a motivator and a fan favorite. But his brief run in MLS is now over, a result of the Union’s 3-1 loss at Toronto FC Wednesday night in the knockout round of the playoffs.