Philadelphia Union Sporting Director Ernst Tanner and Head Coach Jim Curtin sat together behind the podium inside the press conference room at Talen Energy Stadium Wednesday afternoon to announce a new multi-year contract extension for Curtin while Union remain atop the Eastern Conference table.\ “You may wonder why I’m sitting here next to Jim [Curtin],” […]Read more "Union Head Coach Jim Curtin signs a “deserved” multi-year contract extension"
Earlier this week Philadelphia Union supporters group Sons of Ben President Matt Gendaszek release a personal statement in an email blast reminding everyone why it’s great to be an SoB Most times when the President of the Sons of Ben is called upon to release an official statement to the supporters group, it revolves around […]Read more "Sons of Ben President says “It’s great to be an SoB,” as Union begin grueling road stretch"
The year was 2008, and the Philadelphia Union were just hatching out the same egg that new Union mascot Phang came from. Aside from announcing that Philadelphia finally got an MLS team, an announcement came out stating that the city of Chester will be the hometown of this Philadelphia soccer club. Many die-hard soccer fans […]Read more "Should more be developed on the land around Talen Energy Stadium?"
The Philadelphia Union are flying high, and are facing an FC Dallas side that are also red hot. The two sides show promise through young attacking play makers. There’s no doubt a young player could be the difference in this match. The Philadelphia Union’s shift to a younger lineup has been the catalyst of their […]Read more "The Union need to continue to be tactically sound to beat FC Dallas"
The Philadelphia Union are riding a two-game winning streak and will be going for three straight when they host FC Dallas this weekend. Nationally, not many were giving the Union a chance to even draw in Cincinnati. Well, they pretty much handed FC Cincinnati a beat-down in their own house. Granted, the Nippert Stadium crowd […]Read more "Philadelphia Union Aim to Defend Home Turf vs. FC Dallas"
The Philadelphia Union won their first road match of 2019 at FC Cincinnati. Philly scored two goals, kept a clean sheet and secured the clubs 100th win in franchise history! The Union get the W in their first ever match at Cincinnati. Here’s a look at what went down, and some major takeaways from a […]Read more "Marco Fabián and David “Titi” Accam power the Union to 100th win in franchise history in 2-0 win at FC Cincinnati"
Both Head Coach Jim Curtin and veteran midfielder Haris Medunjanin mentioned the importance of building on the positives as Philadelphia Union trek to Cincinnati to face MLS newcomers FC Cincinnati Saturday night. Despite not earning results in their first three matches of the 2019 MLS season, Haris Medunjanin was quick to mention their recent run […]Read more "Haris Medunjanin and Union look to continue improved form on the road at Cincinnati"
Union fans can breathe a short sigh of relief. The start to the 2019 season had been mostly a struggle until last Saturday. Shutting out Columbus 3-0 at Talen Energy Stadium, the floodgates opened and the Union faithful were treated to a rare blowout victory. Although both clubs were sporting depleted lineups due to injuries, […]Read more "Philadelphia Union take on MLS Newcomers FC Cincinnati Saturday Night"
The Philadelphia Union secured their first points of the 2019 season this past Sunday. The split points with defending champions Atlanta United FC and looked the better of the two teams in the process thanks to a shift in their tactical approach. Ernst Tanner’s tactics are starting to pay off: The Union turned to youngster […]Read more "A Tactical shift helped Philadelphia Union get a result in Atlanta"
After the first week of the MLS Season Only one person come’s away with the W. Here’s a look at how everyone is doing with wither their Philadelphia Union 2019 MLS picks. Results from week one: 83%, myself included, thought the Union would start the season off with a win. 8.3 percent, AKA one person, […]Read more "Philadelphia Union Predictions update! The aftermath of week one"