The Philadelphia Union season is here! Tanner’s tactics will be put to the test vs. TFC

It’s been a long four month off season for Philadelphia Union. Sporting Director Ernst Tanner has changed the teams tactics from a possession based team in a 4-2-31 formation, to a high pressing compact team in a 4-4-2 diamond formation. As the Union take on struggling Toronto FC, Tanner’s tactics will be put to the […]

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Philadelphia Union fails to crack Toronto’s code once more, lose 2-0 at home

Friday night’s matchup at Talen Energy Stadium against Toronto FC presented Philadelphia Union with a golden opportunity to beat a struggling team ahead of a much-needed international break. Instead, Philadelphia came out flat, never caught up to the pace of the game, and lost 2-0. FIRST HALF Too much space and too much time will […]

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Philly Sports Network Union Crew Preview: Can the Union beat TFC with two of their best suspended?

The Union are set to take on reigning MLS Cup champions Toronto FC Friday night. Not too long ago this Union team lost 3-0 in Toronto’s building and we were wondering if this season was going down the drain. Now Philadelphia is knocking on the door of the playoffs in their last game before MLS’ […]

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Philadelphia Union 0 – Toronto FC 3: Three takeaways from the latest road loss

Philadelphia Union traveled north of the border to take on Toronto FC Friday night but failed to come away with a result of note. They lost 3-0 after failing to score a goal for the fifth time in eight matches to start the 2018 campaign. Head coach Jim Curtin continues to struggle finding ways to make his offense more dynamic in the attacking third while his young backline is repeatedly exposed as a result. Here are three takeaways from last night’s loss.

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