Saturday's Sons of Ben-organized Help Kick Hunger charity at McFaddens at Citizen's Bank
Park was a huge success. $8,300 was raised at the event, which featured appearances from the
Philadelphia Union's Brian Carroll, Zach Pfeffer and Jimmy McLaughlin. The recently retired Veljko
Paunovic was also on hand.
Diego Gutierrez has joined the Union's technical staff as the Head of Scouting and Player
Development. "Knowing the foundation already laid, the fans, the philosophy of the club and the
vision for the future, it's a true delight for me to become part of the Union's technical staff,"
Gutierrez said in a Union press release.
From head coach of the soccer team at St. Benedict's Preparatory School in Newark to vice
president of business development and international affairs for the Philadelphia Union, here's a
profile on Rick Jacobs.
Big Soccer has a mock 2011 Expansion Draft thread going for the Union.