Starting XI

XI Notes Presented by BIMBO | Union vs. D.C. United


Philadelphia Union takes on rivals D.C. United with the match presented by Coors Light. Kick off from Subaru Park is set for 7:55PM ET with the fans able to catch the action for free on MLS Season Pass on Apple TV and FS1. Fans can also listen to the contest on 97.5 The Fanatic via the MLS Season Pass home radio audio option, over the air via the radio dial, the app, and website.


Andre Blake; Kai Wagner, Jack Elliott, Jakob Glesnes, Nathan Harriel; Leon Flach, Matt Real, Alejandro Bedoya, Joaquin Torres, Daniel Gazdag; Julian Carranza.

BENCH: Joe Bendik, Olivier Mbaizo, Damion Lowe, Richard Odada, Jose Martinez, Andres Perea, Jeremy Rafanello, Chris Donovan, Mikael Uhre.



  • Philadelphia Union will start in a 4-2-3-1 tonight, their third different formation in 2023.
  • Team Captain Alejandro Bedoya makes his 190th regular season start tonight.
  • Homegrown Matt Real makes his 3rd start of the regular season tonight, his 15th for the club.
  • Midfielder Joaquin Torres makes his 3rd start of the regular season tonight.