Don’t be surprised if Red Bulls head coach Jesse Marsch replays C.J. Sapong’s three goals over and over again for his team.

Sapong converted his first MLS hat-trick in the Philadelphia Union’s 3-0 home win Saturday night.

Video courtesy of MLS Facebook page

Front Row Soccer editor Michael Lewis has covered 13 World Cups (eight men, five women), seven Olympics and 25 MLS Cups. He has written about New York City FC, New York Cosmos, the New York Red Bulls and both U.S. national teams for Newsday and has penned a soccer history column for the Lewis, who has been honored by the Press Club of Long Island and National Soccer Coaches Association of America, is the former editor of He has written seven books about the beautiful game and has published ALIVE AND KICKING The incredible but true story of the Rochester Lancers. It is available at