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Battleship New Jersey
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Justin Udo
July 08, 2019 - 1:31 pm
CAMDEN, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — The Battleship New Jersey was an active force in World War II, the Korean War and the Vietnam War. But next month, the decommissioned ship will see a different kind of skirmish. As part of a special event with a focus on military appreciation, the floating museum will...
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June 09, 2019 - 4:13 pm
CHESTER, Pa. (AP) — Ilsinho (Ill-SEEN-yo) had two goals and an assist to spark a second-half rally and the Eastern Conference-leading Philadelphia Union beat the New York Red Bulls 3-2 on Saturday night. The Union (9-4-4) trailed by two goals when Ilsinho entered as a substitute in the 53rd minute...
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Justin Udo
June 05, 2019 - 5:18 pm
DELAWARE COUNTY, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — High school soccer is returning to the Chester Upland School District after a 30-year hiatus, thanks, in part, to a big kick-start from the Philadelphia Union. The team may be named after Philadelphia, but its stadium sits in the heart of Chester, Delaware...
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May 25, 2019 - 9:59 pm
CHESTER, Pa. (AP) — Brian Fernández scored twice and the Portland Timbers beat Philadelphia 3-1 on Saturday night to knock the Union from the top spot in the Eastern Conference standings. The game ended Portland's 12-game, season-opening trip because of stadium renovations. The Timbers will return...
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March 10, 2019 - 8:15 pm
KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — Ilie Sanchez scored on a penalty kick in the 11th minute, Tim Melia saved a penalty kick and Sporting Kansas City beat the Philadelphia Union 2-0 on Sunday. Sporting KC also picked up an own goal off Union defender Jack Elliott in the 80th minute. Melia's save came late in...
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Starfinder Foundation
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Paul Kurtz
February 27, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A celebrity soccer match takes place Wednesday night to help raise funds for a sports-based youth development organization. Starfinder Foundation Executive Director Heidi Warren has recruited former Philadelphia Union players Sébastien Le Toux and Zach Pfeffer to take...
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October 28, 2018 - 8:00 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — David Villa scored his 14th goal of the season and New York City FC beat the Philadelphia Union 3-1 on Sunday to clinch the No. 3 seed in the Eastern Conference. NYCFC (16-10-8) won for just the second time in its last 10 matches, with five loses, averaging just 0.9 goals per game...
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October 21, 2018 - 8:36 pm
CHESTER, Pa. (AP) — Alejandro Romero Gamarra scored on a second-half penalty kick, Luis Robles had his 13th shutout and the New York Red Bulls beat the Philadelphia Union 1-0 on Sunday to stay in contention for the Supporters' Shield with one game to play. A Red Bulls corner kick resulted in a...
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October 06, 2018 - 11:15 pm
CHESTER, Pa. (AP) — Fabrice-Jean Picault scored twice in the first half and added a late assist and the Philadelphia Union clinched a playoff spot with a 5-1 victory over Minnesota United on Saturday night. Picault made it 3-0 in the 23rd minute, scoring on a well-played through ball from Keegan...
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September 23, 2018 - 10:36 pm
CHESTER, Pa. (AP) — Jay Simpson scored his first two goals of the season to help the Philadelphia Union beat Sporting Kansas City 2-0 on a rainy Sunday. Philadelphia (14-12-4) has won six of its last eight games, which include a loss and draw. Sporting KC (15-8-6) had won three of its prior four...
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