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Union romps in PPL Park opener
June 28th, 2010 12:08AM

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[MLS] Philadelphia rallied from a goal down at the half to defeat the Seattle Sounders, 3-1, before a sellout crowd of 18,775 in its first game at PPL Park in Chester, Pa.

The Union's Sebastien Le Toux equalized from the penalty spot and after Chris Seitz stopped Pat Noonan's penalty kick, Philly went ahead when Fred took advantage of some sloppy Sounder defending to score at the far post.

Rookie Danny Mwanga closed out the scoring, pouncing on a rebound after Kasey Keller failed to hold his first shot.

In Sunday's other game, Guatemalan Marco Pappa got his sixth goal of the season to give Chicago a 1-0 win over New England that extended the Fire's unbeaten streak to five games.

June 27 in Chester, Pa.
Philadelphia 3 Seattle 1. Goals: Le Toux (pen.) 54, Fred (Le Toux) 79, Mwanga 84; Noonan (Montero, Zakuani) 44.
Philadelphia -- Seitz, Salinas, Harvey, Califf, Arrieta, Miglioranzi, Torres (Jacobson 63), Fred (Okugo 81),  Le Toux, Mwanga (Zimmerman 87), Moreno.
Seattle -- Keller, Gonzalez, Parke, Marshall, Riley, Zakuani (Jaqua 72), Ianni, Vagenas (Seamon 66), Montero, Ljungberg, Noonan (Levesque 80).
Yellow Card: Seattle -- Ianni 20.
Referee: Baldomero Toledo.
Att.: 18,755.

June 27 in Foxboro, Mass.
New England 0 Chicago 1. Goal: Pappa (Robinson) 30.
New England -- Reis, Alston, Osei, Gibbs, Boggs (Mansally 46), Joseph, Phelan, Tierney (Dube 62), Perovic, Nyassi, Schilawski (Griffiths 81).
Chicago -- Dykstra, Robinson, Brown, Conde, Krol, Pappa, Husidic (Lowry 38), Banner, Logan Pause, McBride (Dimitrov 83), Nyarko (Umanzor 70).
Yellow Card: Chicago -- Conde 47.
Referee: Jair Marrufo.
Att.: 12,306

June 26 in Carson, Calif.
Chivas USA 1 FC Dallas 2.
Goals: Romero (Trujillo) 59; own goal 45, Ferreira (pen.) 61.
Chivas USA – Thornton, Trujillo, Delgado, Umana, Jazic, Padilla (Maicon Santos 76), Gavin, Lahoud, Braun, Romero (Chijindu 84), Galindo  (Zemanski 68)
FC Dallas – Hartman, Benitez, Ihemelu, Pearce, John, Chavez (Avila, 69), Hernandez, McCarty (Guarda 59), Shea, Ferreira (Loyd 89), Harris.
Yellow Cards: Chivas USA -- Lahoud 1; FC Dallas -- Guarda 71.
Referee: Abiodun Okulaja.
Att.: 14,173

June 26 in Kansas City
Kansas City 0 New York 3. Goals: Ibrahim (Coundoul) 55,
Angel 7 (Coundoul) 82, Angel 90.
New York -- Coundoul, Borman, Ream, Mendes, Albright, Ubiparipovic (Miller 77), Lindpere, Stammler, Tchani (Petke 89), Ibrahim (Chinn 77), Angel.
Kansas City -- Nielsen, Harrington, Hohlbein, Conrad, Myers, Rocastle (Zusi 66), Jewsbury (Bunbury 71), Arnaud, Smith, Wolff (Diop 84), Kamara.
Yellow Cards: Kansas City -- Conrad 43, Zusi 80, Arnaud 90; New York -- Lindpere 43.
Referee: Ricardo Salazar.
Att.: 10,385

June 26 in Houston
Houston 2 Colorado 2. Goals: Cruz (Ashe) 17, Ngwenya (Mullan, Ching) 80; Casey (Ballouchy) 45, own goal 71.
Houston -- Onstad, Hainault, Boswell, Robinson (Cochrane 46), Chabala (Oduro 74), Cruz, Davis, Palmer, Ashe (Mullan 62), Ngwenya, Ching.
Colorado -- Pickens, Wynne, Moor, Palguta, Earls, Cummings (LaBauex 89), Ballouchy, Larentowicz (Thompson 83), Mastroeni, Smith (Clark 76), Casey.
Yellow Cards: Houston -- Ching 7; Colorado -- Larentowicz 68.
Referee: Mark Geiger
Att.: 13,744.

June 26 in Columbus, Ohio
Columbus 2 D.C. United 0. Goals:  Barros Schelotto 57, Brunner (Barros Schelotto, Lenhart) 87.
Columbus -- Hesmer, Brunner, Marshall, Padula (Iro 87), Renteria (Lenhart 70), Carroll, Gaven, Moffat, Rogers, Garey (Ekpo 77), Barros Schelotto.
D.C. United -- Perkins, McTavish (Allsopp 81), Jakovic, James (Pena 53), Graye, Pontius, King, Simms, Najar, Quaranta, Cristman (Moreno 72).
Yellow Cards: D.C. United -- Najar 52.
Referee: Terry Vaughn.
Att.: 15,335.

June 26 in Toronto
Toronto FC 0 Los Angeles 0.
Toronto FC -- Frei, Hscanovics, Attakora, Cann, Gargan, Peterson (Gala 71),  Sanyang, Saric (de Guzman 59), LaBrocca, De Rosario, White (Barrett 46).
Los Angeles -- Ricketts, Franklin, Berhalter, Gonzalez, Dunivant, Alex Cazumba (Mathis 76), Birchall, Juninho, Stephens, Kirovski (Gordon 66), Bowen (Lewis 84).
Referee: Alex Prus.
Att.: 18,809.

June 25 in Sandy, Utah
Real Salt Lake 0 San Jose 0.
Real Salt Lake -- Rimando, Russell, Borchers, Olave, Wingert, Williams, Grabavoy (Warner, 73), Morales, W.Johnson (Alexandre, 89), Saborio (Campos, 60), Espindola.
San Jose --
Busch, Hernandez, Burling, Opara, Corrales, Beitashour, McDonald, Cronin, Convey, Wondolowski (Robles, 74), R.Johnson (Glen, 68).
Yellow Cards: Real Salt Lake -- Campos 87; San Jose -- Corrales 58, Busch 60.
Referee: Silviu Petrescu
Att.: 16,216

WEEK 14 SCHEDULE (All times ET):
July 1
Houston Dynamo at Toronto FC 7:00 PM ESPN2/Deportes
July 2
New England at Real Salt Lake 10:00 PM
July 3
Chicago at Columbus 8:00 PM FSC/FSE
Kansas City at FC Dallas 8:30 PM 
D.C. United at San Jose 10:00 PM
Philadelphia at Chivas USA 10:30 PM FSC/FSE
July 4
New York at Colorado 9:00 PM
Seattle at Los Angeles 10:30 PM

Eastern Conference:

P TEAM W-L-T (+/-)
Columbus 7-2-3 (+7)
24 New York 8-5-0 (-1)
18 Toronto 5-4-3 (+1)
17 Chicago 4-3-5 (+1)
12 Kansas City 3-6-3 (-5)
11 New England 3-8-2 (-8)
10 Philadelphia 3-7-1 (-8)
10 D.C. United 3-9-1 (-14)
Western Conference
P TEAM W-L-T (+/-)
33 Los Angeles 10-1-3 (+18)
24 Real Salt Lake 7-3-3 (+11)
21 Colorado 6-3-3 (+4)
18 San Jose 5-4-3 (+1)
18 FC Dallas 4-2-6 (+3)
17 Houston 5-7-2 (-1)
15 Seattle 4-6-3 (-5)
10 Chivas USA 3-9-1 (-6)

9 Buddle (Los Angeles)
8+2 Angel (New York)
8 De Rosario (Toronto FC)
6+1 Casey (Colorado)
6+1 Le Toux (Philadelphia)
6+1 Pappa (Chicago)
6 Kamara (Kansas City)
6 Wondolowski (San Jose)
5+1 Barros Schelotto (Columbus)
5 Montero (Seattle)
Schilawski (New England)
5 Saborio (Real Salt Lake)

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