Starting XI

XI Notes Presented by BIMBO | Union vs. FC Cincinnati


Philadelphia Union is back in action tonight as they host the Supporters' Shield leading FC Cincinnati on Saturday night with kick off set for 7:30PM ET. Fans can catch the action free on MLS Season Pass on Apple TV along with the option to listen to the contest on 97.5 The Fanatic on the radio dial, the app, and website.


Andre Blake; Kai Wagner, Damion Lowe, Jack Elliott, Jakob Glesnes, Nathan Harriel; Jose Martinez, Jack McGlynn, Daniel Gazdag; Mikael Uhre, Julian Carranza.

BENCH: Joe Bendik; Matt Real, Olivier Mbaizo, Jesus Bueno, Jeremy Rafanello, Joaquin Torres, Quinn Sullivan, Chris Donovan, Tai Baribo.


  • The Union make just one change to the starting lineup from their Sept. 3rd contest against New York Red Bulls.
  • Goalkeeper Andre Blake makes his 225th career start between the posts for Philadelphia Union. 
  • Jakob Glesnes makes his 100th consecutive start in MLS regular season play. Glesnes becomes the second field player (sixth overall) in MLS history to reach the milestone.
  • Jack Elliott makes his 180th career start for the club as the anchor of the back three for the Boys in Blue.
  • Daniel Gazdag with his start tonight reaches No. 75 for his MLS career.
  • Jack McGlynn becomes the fifth homegrown in club history to reach 25 career starts in league play, joining Auston Trusty, Brenden Aaronson, Mark McKenzie and Nathan Harriel.