The Philadelphia Union are on a bit of a tear. Just this month they have secured their third trip to the US Open Cup Final in five years, and haven’t lost since August fourth. Now with a win at DC united last night and another away match at Orlando City SC this weekend, the Union […]Read more "Philadelphia Union could win their way to a home playoff game"
The Philadelphia Union are playing their best soccer of the season at the most opportune time. They welcome fellow Eastern Conference foe New England Revolution to Chester Saturday for yet another crucial chance at a win and three points. Currently in 5th place with 33 points, the Jim Curtin coached squad will look to defeat New England for the third time in 2018 as they continue their push for the playoffs.Read more "Saturday night is another big test for the Philadelphia Union as they look to beat New England for the third time in 2018"
After taking care of business at home Wednesday night with a crucial 2-0 win against Ottawa Fury FC, Bethlehem Steel FC will look to continue their recent run of good play on the road against ninth place North Carolina FC at First Tennessee Park Saturday night. Steel FC will look to continue their two game win streak while trying to avoid defeat away from home for the fourth straight time.Read more "Steel FC travel to Nashville SC in search of their third straight win as playoff race tightens"
The Philadelphia Union won at New England last Saturday to move up to fifth in the eastern conference standings. Now in a playoff spot, the Union have a stretch of five games over five weeks against eastern conference opponents. This stretch could make Philadelphia Union true contenders, should they build off their already high confidence with […]Read more "The next five matches could make Philadelphia Union true contenders"
The Philadelphia Union beat Chicago in dramatic fashion! David Accam scored for the Union in the 90+5′ to seal a 4-3 victory. With the win Philadelphia move further up the eastern conference standings. Coming off a bad loss to Atlanta United, the Philadelphia Union traveled to take on Chicago Fire. Both sides sat on the […]Read more "Philadelphia Union score four, beat Chicago Fire in dramatic fashion"
The Philadelphia Union were back to full strength against Atlanta United. The Union’s lack of taking their chances ended up dooming them against Atlanta. With the loss the union fell below the playoff line. On a short turn-around Philly travels to the windy city to take on Chicago. The Union have a chance to jump […]Read more "Philly Sports Network Union Crew Preview: Another crucial three points up for grabs vs Chicago"
The Union are coming off another tough road loss, losing 4-1 at LAFC last weekend. With the race in the eastern conference tightening up, Philadelphia will need to get back to winning ways to keep up with the east’s pace. A true test of that will be if they can beat Atlanta at home tomorrow. […]Read more "Philly Sports Network Union Crew Preview: Will Union bounce back against Atlanta?"
Let’s take a look at how the rest of the Philadelphia Union roster has been performing so far in 2018. Just a reminder that this will only include those who’ve played in MLS regular season action for the big club. Sorry, no Adam Najem or Eric Ayuk. David Accam Player Grade: D I remember 14 […]Read more "Philadelphia Union Mid-Season Report Cards – Midfielders and Strikers"
It’s report card time! The Philadelphia Union are at the halfway point of the 2018 season and it’s time to evaluate the roster. Please note this only includes those who’ve played minutes for the big club this year. No Mbaizo, Yaro, Marquez, etc. Fabinho Player Grade: C To say he’s irritated the Union faithful less […]Read more "Philadelphia Union Mid-Season Report Cards – Defense and Goalkeeper"
The Philadelphia Union have been on a high as of late. They enshrined Sebastien Le Toux in their ring of honor and beat up on the Vancouver Whitecaps 4-0. This result pushed Philadelphia over the redline into the sixth playoff spot. Borek Dockal, the Union’s most expensive player in team history, made headlines as well. […]Read more "Philadelphia Union drop more points on the road in 4-1 loss to LAFC"