MLS

Le Toux scores in 31st minute, Union beats Revolution

{eot}
The Canadian Press
3/15/2014 6:45:05 PM
Decrease Text SizeIncrease Text Size
Text Size

CHESTER, Pa. -- Sebastien Le Toux scored in the 31st minute, lifting the Philadelphia Union to a 1-0 victory over the New England Revolution on Saturday.

Le Toux received a crossing pass from Leo Fernandes and sent the ball past goalkeeper Bobby Shuttleworth.

Fernandes was a last-minute replacement for Union captain and midfielder Brian Carroll, who was scratched just before the game because of an illness.

The Union were coming off a 1-1 draw at Portland in their opener. Philadelphia improved to 4-0-2 against New England at PPL Park.

The Revolution were shut out for the second straight game. They began the season with a 4-0 loss at Houston and will play four of their first five games on the road.

New England's best chance to score came in the 38th minute when Diego Fagundez had a clean look from about 10 yards out. But goalkeeper Zac MacMath made the save.

The Union played without injured starters Conor Casey (calf) and Sheanon Williams (quad).

Philadelphia Union (Photo: TSN.ca)

zoom

(Photo: TSN.ca)
Share This

Share This

Add to FacebookAdd to DiggAdd to FarkAdd to TwitterAdd to Stumble UponAdd to Reddit
Print this Story


Podcasts

TSN FC with Luke Wileman, Jason deVos & Kristian Jack - November 4

Luke, Jason & KJ break down the Whitecaps controversial loss to FC Dallas and what lies ahead, plus talk BPL and more drama at Toronto FC.

TSN FC with Jason de Vos & Kristian Jack - October 27

Jason de Vos & Kristian Jack look ahead to the Whitecaps playoff match against Dallas, chat BPL and break down another disaster PR week for Toronto FC

TSN FC with Luke Wileman, Jason deVos & Kristian Jack - October 21

Luke, Jason & KJ look ahead to the final week of the MLS season, plus break down what went wrong at Toronto FC this year and if the club can recover.


More Podcasts

TSN TweetBox
© 2014
All rights reserved.
Bell Media Television