The Union have had an interesting start to their 2018 campaign. Beating a short-handed New England side, drawing a scary Columbus team, and losing to Colorado out west doesn’t give much of a basis to go off of. However, there are some major parts to the Union’s play that have stood out. These things could […]Read more "Doop Roundup: Road Woes Continue, Snowy Showdown this Weekend"
The Union played high-flying Columbus Crew SC to a nil-nil draw this past weekend. Coming off an odd early season bye, the Union looked to put a stop the Columbus’ early season win streak. Columbus has been an early season surprise, beating Toronto and Montreal. This game showed that the Union’s offense has yet to […]Read more "Philadelphia Union Matchday 2 Recap: Union 0 – 0 Crew SC"
On St. Patrick’s Day, the Philadelphia Union will be hoping for the luck of the Irish to be upon them this coming Saturday. The Union come off an awkward second week bye, and face a team that has dominated the first two weeks of the 2018 MLS season. Columbus Crew SC comes to Chester with […]Read more "MLS Matchday 2 Preview: Philadelphia Union vs Columbus Crew SC"
Over the past few years, there has been one consistency on the Union’s front line. CJ Sapong has been the lone striker in the Union’s 4-2-3-1 formation, and his efforts have now been rewarded. After breaking his own personal and club records for goals scored in 2017, the union secure striker Sapong with a new […]Read more "Instant Analysis: Union secure striker Sapong with a new contract"
As the Union enter their final stretch of the 2018 season, the Union will be in the thick of it for the race for the last playoff spot in the east. Sitting on 41 points they’ll be just one point shy of their total from 2017. Philadelphia have a chance to do something for the […]Read more "An in depth look at the Union’s 2018 opponents: Part 5"
The 2018 Suncoast Invitational game 3 is the final preseason game for the Philadelphia Union. Coming off a huge 5-0 win, the Union play USL side Tampa Bay Rowdies in their preseason finale. Will the Union end the preseason on a high note? We take a look the teams current form, and the Tampa Bay […]Read more "2018 Suncoast Invitational game 3: Philadelphia Union vs Tampa Bay Rowdies"
With only 13 matches left in the season the Union will be in a position of promise compared to last season. Being two games over .500, and fighting for a playoff spot should be enough of a spark to light a fire under their butts. With little time left in the MLS campaign, the Union […]Read more "An in depth look at the Union’s 2018 opponents: Part 4"
The Suncoast Invitational roles on tomorrow night, when the Philadelphia Union take on the Montreal Impact. This will be the clubs final preseason game against MLS opposition. What can be built on from the Union’s first game of the invitational against DC, and how will the Union stack up to Montreal? Here’s our 2018 Suncoast […]Read more "2018 Suncoast Invitational game 2: Philadelphia Union vs Montreal Impact"
The Philadelphia Union are in the thick of preparing themselves for the start of the 2018 MLS season. The Union are spending their Presidents day hanging out with the Philadelphia Phillies; they are subsequently hanging out with Super Bowl champion Jason Kelce. With only 12 days until the ball is kicked in Chester, the Union […]Read more "Doop Roundup: Philly teams unify, The final week of preseason begins & Suncoast Invitational play continues"
It’s that time of year again! MLS teams still trying to shake off rust, and gel as a team get to battle it out in the Suncoast Invitational. Four MLS teams (Philadelphia Union, New York City FC, Montreal Impact, and DC United) join USL side Tampa Bay Rowdies for three days of matches. The Union […]Read more "2018 Suncoast Invitational game 1: Philadelphia Union vs DC United"