Philadelphia Union teenager Jack McGlynn spoke exclusively to 90min about his first senior goal, emulating Brenden Aaronson, and dreams of playing for Liverpool.
The United States Under-20 Men’s National Team needed a mere two matches to reach the knockout stage of the 2022 CONCACAF U-20 Championship. Several intriguing players have emerged during the competition, with the next generation of American talent on display. The second fixture, a 2-2 draw with rivals Canada, featured a stunning strike from Jack McGlynn. The 18-year-old Philadelphia Union midfielder has been making great strides over the past few seasons, showing signs of being a potential star in the future.
The 18-year-old Philadelphia Union midfielder hit an absolute rocket to tie the U20 Concacaf Championship match with Canada at 1-1 on Monday night in Honduras. McGlynn’s strike came off a pass from Diego Luna in the 53rd minute from about 20 yards out. McGlynn and his Union teammates Paxten...
The midfield pairing of Alejandro Bedoya and Leon Flach hasn’t offered the kind of control and vision that can create sustained attacking pressure on a deep-lying opponent. Fortunately, Curtin has options on his bench who can do that — starting with Jack McGlynn. MLS News. Despite a “boring”...
Two straight matches where Philadelphia Union have dropped points isn’t cause for a fire sale or firings. The club still sits three points clear at the top of the Eastern Conference, the only side in the division to have picked up five wins in the first eight games of the still-young season.
Of the Philadelphia Union homegrowns who made their debuts this season, 18-year-old Jack McGlynn may have had the most significant arc of them all, going from earning his first start early in the season to burying a shootout penalty in the playoffs that helped send the Union to their very first Eastern Conference Final.