PHILADELPHIA, PA –It turns out Philadelphia Union defender Auston Trusty's talents are not limited to the soccer field! On Wednesday morning Trusty joined the PHL17 Morning News team and did a live traffic report with Jenna Meissner. Trusty also sat down with PHL17's Matt Alba for a quick Q&A about his local roots and growing up in Media! Trusty also challenged 76ers star, Joel Embiid, to an Xbox game of FIFA.
The Philadelphia Union announced a continuing broadcast partnership with the club’s founding broadcast partner, 6abc, as well as a new partnership with PHL17. Under the agreement, PHL17 will serve as the new flagship television home for Philadelphia matches, broadcasting the majority of the Union’s contests. A select number of Union matches will also be televised on 6abc.
Production for all local Philadelphia Union telecasts in 2018 will be handled by 6abc. As a result of the new broadcast agreement, Union telecasts will now be available to 32% more residents in the Greater Philadelphia region.
Union supporters can find 6abc and PHL17 on the following channels, listed below per cable/satellite provider:
Verizon Fios: 6/506
Directv and Dish Network: 6
Verizon Fios: 17/517
Directv and Dish Network: 17