The May Chapter Meeting will be held on Wednesday, May 1, 2019, at Talen Energy Stadium, 1 Stadium Dr, Chester, PA 19013 (map), home of the Philadelphia Union, the City’s Major League Soccer team. The Board of Directors will meet at 5:00 pm in the Fearless Conference Room in the historic Wharf Building adjacent to the Stadium; all ASA members are welcome.
The Special Chapter Meeting will be held at 6:30 pm on the Stadium’s Seaport Deck or Bridge Deck. The Guest Speaker, a Philadelphia Union Executive, will discuss “The Business of Professional Soccer.”
The MLS Game
The Philadelphia Union game begins at 7:30 pm. The Union, a member of the MLS Eastern Conference, finished as runners-up in the 2014, 2015 and 2018 U.S. Open Cup tournaments. The Union is playing well-ranked FC Cincinnati, an expansion team in its first year of MLS play.
The subsidized cost, including a game ticket waiting for you at the will-call window, is $35 per person for members and guests. The price includes buffet style food, soft drinks, water, and domestic beers. It does not include parking, which is $20/car at the Stadium. Seating for this Major League Soccer outing is limited.
In order to take part in this exciting and educational Professional Soccer evening, you need to sign up no later than March 30, 2019 — we need to transmit payment and the list of attendees to the Philadelphia Union by April 1, 2019.
To pay online with your major credit card or PayPal go to the ASA Philadelphia Members Only page, otherwise please make checks payable to ASA Philadelphia Chapter 35 and mail — to arrive by March 30th — to Anita Luciani, Administrative Assistant, ASA Philadelphia, 1229 Chestnut St PMB 232, Philadelphia, PA 19107-4140. Email Anita with questions.