'Irene' forces MLS to reschedule games

BY foxsports • August 26, 2011

With Hurricane Irene taking aim at the East Coast, Major League Soccer has changed times or dates for three games scheduled this weekend.

The Philadelphia Union have moved a game against New England from Sunday to Sept. 7 at 8 p.m., still at PPL Park in Chester, Pa.

The New York Red Bulls moved Sunday's game against the L.A. Galaxy to 8 p.m., Oct. 4, at Red Bull Arena.

And D.C. United moved Saturday's start time against Portland from 7:30 p.m. to 2 p.m. at RFK Stadium. MLS will continue to monitor the hurricane before making a final determination of the status of the game.


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