Chester, Pa. (August 22, 2011) – Philadelphia Union today announced the return of goalkeeper Thorne Holder, as the club has added him from USL Professional Division team F.C. New York. Holder played five complete games with New York, earning a 2-2-1 record and two shutouts.
While with the Union, Holder has seen action with the reserve team against the New York Red Bulls, D.C. United, Toronto FC, and the New England Revolution. Additionally, Holder played 45 minutes of Philadelphia's 1-0 shutout victory over Everton in an international match at PPL Park on July 20.