We are going to structure this Midfield preview, as well as the upcoming Back Four preview, a little differently than the Striker and Winger previews. The reason for this are the separate depth charts for attacking, central and defensive midfield positions. Although the most glaring need of a better #10 is still unfulfilled, there is […]Read more "Union Starting 11 Preview: 2018 Midfielders"
Four weeks away from the 2018 season opener and the Union roster has pretty much been finalized, sans for a new number 10 if we’re lucky. The Union are deeper at winger this season than they’ve been in quite a while and their starting duo could be the best combo they’ve ever fielded to start […]Read more "Union Starting 11 Preview: 2018 Wingers"
It’s been an eventful few days for the Philadelphia Union. Tuesday, the home opener and new TV partner deal was announced. yesterday, three players were resigned, and today a Bethlehem Steel player has been promoted/signed by the Union. Philly has a clear off-season plan. December is time for in-house acquisitions; January and February is time […]Read more "Union making in-house acquisitions before bringing in new blood"
The Union played in a closed door scrimmage vs Orlando City this past Wednesday. The scrimmage consisted of three 45 minute periods of play. As to be expected in any preseason match, there were ups and downs. The 135 minute exercise ended in a three-three draw. Let’s look at the good and the bad from […]Read more "closed door scrimmage vs Orlando City: The first test of phase three for Philadelhia Union"