Philadelphia Union is back in action on tonight with a rivalry showdown at New York Red Bulls. Kick off from New Jersey is set for 8 p.m. ET and can be viewed on PHL17 and PhiladelphiaUnion.com. Fans too can click here to listen to the FOX The Gambler broadcast which is available via 102.5 FM, 104.5 HD2, the iHeart App and 1480 AM. Here are today's Starting XI Notes presented by ACME.
Matt Freese; Kai Wagner, Jack Elliott, Jakob Glesnes, Olivier Mbaizo; Jose Martinez, Leon Flach, Alejandro Bedoya, Jamiro Monteiro; Kacper Przybylko, Daniel Gazdag.
BENCH: Joe Bendik; Matt Real, Nathan Harriel, Stuart Findlay, Aurelien Collin, Jack McGlynn, Quinn Sullivan, Paxten Aaronson, Sergio Santos
- Homegrown Matt Freese makes his first start for Philadelphia Union in 2021. The start is the seventh of his MLS career with his last coming the the club's Supporters' Shield clinching win over New England Revolution on November 8, 2020.
- Defender Jakob Glesnes makes his 30th career start for Philadelphia Union.
- Midfielder Jose "El Brujo" Martinez returns to the Starting XI for Head Coach Jim Curtin. The start will be his 20th for the Boys in Blue and first since May 30th.