The Philadelphia Union opened their 2021 season with a draw at Columbus Crew SC. In their second game of the season, they welcomed Inter Miami CF to Subaru Park. In what was a tough fought game, the Union saw a second-half lead disappear inside of the last 20 minutes of the match. Defensive lapses down […]Read more "Defensive Lapses Down Philly: Union Fall to Miami 2-1"
The Philadelphia Union has had a stellar start to their 2021 season. They dismantled Diportivo Saprissa in two-legs of CCL play and drew against the MLS Cup Champions Columbus Crew SC to open their 2021 MLS season. This weekend, Philadelphia plays in their home opener against Inter Miami. Here are five things to watch for […]Read more "5 things to watch for at the Union’s home opener!"
The 2020 Supporters’ Shield winning Philadelphia Union traveled to the 2020 MLS Cup champions Columbus Crew SC to open up the 2021 MLS season. A match that was deemed by many as the game of the week kicks off a season that will be very conference-heavy for every MLS team. For the Union, they knew […]Read more "Union gets gritty road point and clean sheet at Columbus to open 2021 season"
It that time of year again Union fans! It’s time for you to predict the Union’s 2021 results. If you can get the most number of results correct, then you will be able to win some Philly Sports Network/Doop by the River swag! We tried to to this last year but the pandemic put a […]Read more "You pick’em: predict the Union’s 2021 results for a chance to win PSN swag!"
The MLS Cup Champions Columbus Crew host our Supporters’ Shield winners Philadelphia Union tomorrow at 5:30 PM EST. This is only one in a handful of times that the Supporters Shield winner (most points during the regular season) has played the MLS Cup winner to start the season. I think should be a tradition that […]Read more "Reigning Supporters’ Shield winners Union take on reigning MLS Cup champs Crew in MLS Season kickoff"
It’s almost time for the MLS season to kick off and our Doop by the River gang has come together to make predictions on how the Union will do in 2021, and how the teams in the eastern conference will place. John Zapata (El Parcero Philly), Justin Friedberg, Zach LoBasso, and yours truly (Tim Lovenguth) […]Read more "“The Doop by the River Gang makes Union predictions”"
There will be cheers echoing from the City of Brotherly Love tonight after the Philadelphia Union decimated Saprissa in the second leg of their CONCACAF Champions League clash in front of their beloved home fans. Here’s all you need to know from the game. Philadelphia Union come out swinging The first half started as most […]Read more "Philadelphia Union dominate Saprissa & advance to Champions League Quarterfinals"
The Philadelphia Union took care of business in Costa Rica in the first leg of the Concacaf Champions League (CCL) beating Saprissa 1-0. Now the attention shifts to the second leg in Philadelphia tonight. While Philly may have the advantage, head coach Jim Curtin has stressed the fact that winning the first match of a […]Read more "Three things the Union must do to advance to CCL quarterfinals"
The MLS season kicks off this Friday! To prepare for the season we at Philly Sports Network have researched all 34 teams to give some insight on how they look heading into the 2021 season. Here is part two of that preview: A guide to MLS’s western conference teams! MLS’s western conference teams The Western […]Read more "A guide to MLS’s western conference teams ahead of 2021 season"
The MLS Season kicks off this coming Friday! To prepare for the season we at Philly Sports Network have you covered with different previews all week! We have researched all 27 teams to give some insight on how they look and have prepared for the 2021 season. It’ll be broken down into two separate previews! […]Read more "A guide to MLS’s eastern conference teams ahead of 2021 season"