Philadelphia Union departed today from the Philadelphia Intl. Airport to begin its first stint of preseason training in Clearwater, Florida. With the team officially in Clearwater, the focus will shift toward gearing the guys for the 2018 season.
Fans can view the Union's weekly schedule for this week here.
The first camp will run from Jan. 30 through Feb. 8, including scrimmages at the Joe DiMaggio Sports Complex against New York Red Bulls (Saturday, Feb. 3 at 11:00 a.m.), the University of South Florida (Tuesday, Feb. 6 at 7:00 p.m.) and Chicago Fire (Thursday, Feb. 8 at 11:00 a.m.). Streaming information for the scrimmages will be announced later in the week.
After a return to Philadelphia from February 9-11, the Union travels back to Clearwater for the second camp from February 12-25, a span that includes the Suncoast Invitational.
The Union’s schedule in the tournament is as follows:
Saturday, February 17: Union vs. D.C. United (Al Lang Stadium), 5:00 p.m. - TICKETS
Wednesday, February 21: Union vs. Montreal Impact (Joe DiMaggio Sports Complex), 7:00 p.m. - TICKETS
Saturday, February 24: Union vs. Tampa Bay Rowdies (Al Lang Stadium), 7:00 p.m. - TICKETS