Philadelphia Union are back at home to face off against the Columbus Crew on Pride Night Presented by Subaru. Kick off from Subaru Park is set for 7:30 p.m. ET and can be viewed on PHL17 and PhiladelphiaUnion.com. Fans too can click here to listen to the FOX The Gambler broadcast which is available via 102.5 FM, 104.5 HD2, the iHeart App and 1480 AM. Here are today’s Starting XI Notes presented by ACME.
Andre Blake; Kai Wagner, Jack Elliott, Jakob Glesnes, Olivier Mbaizo; Leon Flach, Jack McGlynn, Alejandro Bedoya, Jamiro Monteiro; Cory Burke, Kacper Przybylko.
BENCH: Matt Freese, Matt Real, Alvas Powell, Aurelien Collin, Stuart Findlay, Cole Turner, Quinn Sullivan, Paxten Aaronson, Sergio Santos.
- Head Coach Jim Curtin makes two changes to the Starting XI from the club’s 2-2 draw at Atlanta United FC on Sunday with Jack McGlynn and Cory Burke inserted into the lineup.
- Goalkeeper Andre Blake is just two saves away from 500 for his MLS career, entering the match with 498 including 31 against the Crew.
- Defender Olivier Mbaizo makes his 25th career start tonight for the Boys in Blue.
- Homegrown Jack McGlynn makes his third start of the season. The recent high school graduate made starts on the road at Chicago Fire FC (May 8) and at home against the New England Revolution (May 12).
- Midfielder Leon Flach makes his 10th career appearance for the Union with tonight’s start against the Crew.
- Forward Cory Burke notches career appearance No. 50 with the Boys in Blue.
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