Philadelphia Union

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Philadelphia Union
Full namePhiladelphia Union
Nickname(s)The U
FoundedFebruary 28, 2008; 11 years ago (2008-02-28)
StadiumTalen Energy Stadium
Chester, Pennsylvania
OwnerKeystone Sports and Entertainment LLC
ChairmanJay Sugarman
Head coachJim Curtin
LeagueMajor League Soccer
2018Eastern Conference: 6th
Overall: 11th
Playoffs: Knockout round
WebsiteClub website
Current season

Philadelphia Union is a soccer team that plays in Major League Soccer in Chester, Pennsylvania. It was founded in 2008. The team began play in 2010 as a member of the Eastern Conference. They play their home games at the Talen Energy Stadium in Chester, Pennsylvania.

The club's colors are gold and black.

USL Team[change | change source]

In August 2015, the team announced that they would have a reserve team in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania that will compete in the United Soccer League (USL) starting in 2016. That team would be Bethlehem Steel FC.

Website[change | change source]

Official website of Philadelphia Union