WASHINGTON -- Luis Silva scored early in the first half and goalkeeper Bill Hamid made it stand up in D.C. United's 1-0 victory over the Philadelphia Union on Saturday.
United (16-9-6) snapped a three-game winless streak and beat Philadelphia for the second time in two matches this season, keeping the Union in seventh place in the East, two points shy of a playoff spot.
Hamid made four saves to tie for the MLS shutout lead with nine.
United scored in the 10th minute, with...
Jim Curtin's audition to be the manager of the Philadelphia Union has proven to be successful, multiple sources have confirmed to ESPNFC.com.
The Union are expected to announce Curtin's hiring on Wednesday morning, a source said.
Contract terms were not disclosed. New York-based website Metro earlier reported Curtin's appointment.
Curtin was named the interim manager back on June 10, replacing John Hackworth following a 3-7-6 start to the season. Since then, Curtin has helped revive Philadelphia's...
CHESTER, Pa. -- The Philadelphia Union held the Houston Dynamo without a shot on goal in a scoreless draw Saturday night.
Vincent Nogueira sailed a free kick from just outside the box wide in the 89th minute, and Pedro Robiero hit the post in stoppage time for the Union.
Unbeaten in their last six, the Union are two points behind Columbus, which beat New England 1-0 on Saturday night, in the race for the final Eastern Conference playoff spot.
The Union and Dynamo have met three times this season,...