Union Waive Goalkeeper

GK Thorne Holder played the second half in Philadelphia Union's 1-0 win over Everton. (Greg Carroccio)

July 26, 2011 12:27:35 PM PDT
Philadelphia Union today announced the club has waived goalkeeper Thorne Holder after the player was acquired during 2011 preseason training in Orlando, Fla. The Trinidad & Tobago youth international joined the Union from Adelphi University on March 1. Yet to make his professional debut in Major League Soccer, Holder saw action with the Union reserve team against the New York Red Bulls, D.C. United, Toronto FC, and the New England Revolution. Holder played the second half of Philadelphia's 1-0 shutout victory over Everton in an international match at PPL Park on July 20.

Name: Thorne Holder Position: Goalkeeper Height: 6-4 Weight: 183 Born: April 4, 1986 Hometown: Port Of Spain (Trinidad & Tobago) Citizenship: Trinidad & Tobago Last Club: Adelphi University

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