Major League Soccer Philadelphia 2010 was announced as Major League Soccer's sixteenth team on February 28, 2008 by Commissioner Don Garber.
On closing the name-the-team poll on February 6, 2009, the club announced that the official team name, along with team colours and primary word mark, would be unveiled in approximately 30-45 days.
On March 11, press reports indicated that the naming had been delayed until mid-April. It was announced on April 30th that the team name, colours, crest, and ticket prices will be announced at City Hall on May 11th.
The new team name and crest have now leaked to the internet, the club would be called 'Philadelphia Union' with the crest seen here on the right.