What does the Supporters’ Shield mean to the Union, MLS Team of the Week, and more in today’s links
Philadelphia Union News
Andre Blake named to MLS Team of the Week again
The two-time MLS Goalkeeper of the Year not only reminded everyone that he is the top shot stopper in the league but put on a highlight reel of saves to make media and fans wonder if he is the MVP of the league with five big saves to lead in a scoreless draw at Atlanta United FC on Saturday.
What is the Supporters’ Shield worth to the Union?
The Union and LAFC are locked in a battle for the Supporters’ Shield trophy, but the league champion will be the MLS Cup winner.
MLS Team of the Week: LA Galaxy, NYCFC reignite playoff push in Week 32
Glesnes makes the bench while Andre Blake starts for this week’s MLS Team of the Week.
Chicago Fire FC sign Brian Gutiérrez to contract extension
Gutiérrez, who became the Fire’s 16th homegrown signing in March 2020, has one goal and six assists across 54 regular-season appearances (24 starts) in three seasons.