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Philadelphia Union Weekly Schedule: Aug. 17-23

Philadelphia Union have announced their practice schedule for the week of Aug 17-23. The team will practice daily, Tuesday through Friday, at the Training Center located adjacent to PPL Park. The team will then travel to Montreal on Friday before Saturday’s match vs. the Impact.

Head coach Jim Curtin’s weekly press conference has been moved to Thursday, Aug. 20 to accommodate the club’s announcement in Bethlehem on Wednesday. One player (to be determined) will still be available 15 minutes prior to Curtin. All practice times and locations, listed below, are subject to change.

The Union-Impact match on Saturday will be televised on The Comcast Network. Kick-off is slated for 8 p.m.

PLAYER/COACH INTERVIEW REQUESTS

To schedule an interview, please contact Chris Winkler at cwinkler@philadelphiaunion.com or Charlotte Muscroft at cmuscroft@philadelphiaunion.com. All player/coach requests must be submitted at least 24 hours in advance.

CLUB ANNOUNCEMENT PRESS CONFERENCE

CEO and Operating Nick Sakiewicz will conduct a press conference with Lehigh University President John Simon and USL CEO and Managing Partner Alec Papadakis on Wednesday, Aug. 19 at Goodman Stadium on the campus of Lehigh University in Bethlehem, Pa. Media interested in attending need to RSVP with a member of the Union communications staff by Tuesday night.

CURTIN WEEKLY PRESS CONFERENCE

Jim Curtin will be available for comment during his weekly press conference, held Thursday, Aug. 20 at 12:30 p.m. One player (to be determined) will address the media prior to Curtin.

SCHEDULE SUMMARY

The complete appearance and media availability schedule for the week of Aug. 17-23 is listed below:

Monday, August 17, 2015

OFF

Tuesday, August 18, 2015

Training at Union Training Center

11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. (last 15 minutes open to the media)

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Training at Union Training Center

10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. (last 15 minutes open to the media)

Philadelphia Union Club Press Conference

Goodman Stadium, Bethlehem, Pa.

12  p.m.

Thursday, August 20, 2015

Training at Union Training Center

10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. (last 15 minutes open to the media)

Jim Curtin Weekly Press Conference

12:30 p.m.

Friday, August 21, 2015

Training at Union Training Center

9 a.m. – 10 a.m.

Team departs for Montreal

1:30 p.m.

Saturday, August 22, 2015

MATCH at Montreal Impact (TV: The Comcast Network)

8 p.m.

Sunday, August 23 2015

OFF

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