Union ready for debut season

Philly poised to replicate Seattle's success

November 30, 2009
GalarcepBy Ives Galarcep, ESPNsoccernet
(Archive)
For all the positives of the 2009 Major League Soccer season, few can argue that the rousing success of the expansion Seattle Sounders, both on and off the field, wasn't one of the highlights of the year. In fact, the last images of the season were of a packed Qwest Field enjoying the MLS Cup final, with many of those fans being the same Sounders fans who helped make Seattle's inaugural season so successful.

On the opposite end of the country, along the banks of the Delaware River, ...

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