The Union play in Utah looking for their fifth straight win. Their opponent Real Salt Lake are slumping. RSL have lost three of their last four games, and have been a very inconsistent side in 2017. Salt Lake has only won twice at home this season, losing three times and drawing once. Philly goes to […]Read more "Philadelphia Union look for fifth straight win at Salt Lake"
We are officially one-third of the way through the MLS season! There were many games in week 12. Five midweek matches; as well as, the normal amount of weekend contests. Let’s take a look at how all the games played out This week around MLS, week 12! Philadelphia Union 2 Houston Dynamo 0 The Union […]Read more "This week around MLS, week 12: Recapping all the games, goals and glory"
The Union won their fourth straight match setting a franchise record. They beat the Rapids 2-1 last Saturday. This result was different from the last three. The Union conceded for the first time on this four game streak, and found themselves behind in the first 20 minutes. The Union used grit to get back into […]Read more "Grit helped the Union set franchise record as they beat Rapids"
Union face off against struggling Colorado Rapids. The emphasis is on completing the two win week. So how can the Union do this? They can do this by feeding off their momentum; keep possession to create chances and keep up the stellar team defense. These may seem obvious, but it’s worth mentioning and looking into. […]Read more "Here come the Union part 2: completing the two win week"
Week 11 saw some great competitions, and some blowouts in week 11! Lets take a look at all the action This week around MLS, week 11! Columbus Crew SC 1 Toronto FC 2 Columbus looked to take down Toronto mighty Toronto in a mid-week battle, and almost did. The Crew went up 1-0 in […]Read more "This week around MLS, week 11: Recapping all the games, goals and glory"
The Union are unbeaten in four straight games, haven’t conceded a goal in three matches, and have scored seven goals in the last two. The fight that this team has shown since the beginning of the season is starting to pay off. However there is more work to be done. This week is the first two […]Read more "Here come the Union part 1: A win against Houston puts red line in sight"
Hallelujah! The Union got their first win of 2017, as they beat New York Red Bulls 3-0 last weekend. CJ Sapong had a hat trick in 11 minutes, the defense kept its second straight clean sheet, and the Union have gained a whole lot of confidence. That being said there’s still a lot of work […]Read more "Hallelujah! Union get first win after 252 days without one, but can they build on it?"
We are at double digits! Week 10 brought some great drama, comebacks, and saw the last winless team get their first W! Let’s look at the week that was. Here’s This week around MLS, week 10 edition. Toronto FC 2 Orlando City 1 Toronto started their difficult week with a huge match agaisnt east leading Orlando City. […]Read more "This week around MLS, week 10: Recapping all the games, goals and glory"
The Union are entering its 9th month without a win. The fans are fed up at this point, and the road ahead doesn’t look so pretty. After last weeks 0-0 tie in LA, where the Union had little actual chances to win the game, they face their “rival” Red Bulls. A tough match up, that gives […]Read more "Union’s struggles continue as team reaches its ninth month without a win"
Week nine was high-flying. There were blowouts, blown leads and everything in between. Here’s a look at how everyone did this week around MLS, week nine edition. Toronto FC 2 Houston Dynamo 0 Toronto defended the 6 versus a tough Houston team to start off week nine. The home team made sure to get […]Read more "This week around MLS, week nine: Recapping all the games, goals and glory"