Improved Style of Play Earns Union a Draw in Opener

On Saturday the Union traveled to the newly named Providence Park to face the Portland Timbers for their first game of the 2014 season. The game ended in a 1-1 draw but the final score does not reflect the Union’s performance.     Throughout the game the Union displayed a new and different style of […]

Philadelphia Union 2014 Season Preview

After finishing the 2013 season with playoffs just out of reach, the Union will be a team with new found determination in the upcoming season. The offseason acquisitions have been crucial and for the first time the Union have a roster with a great deal of depth. The problem with lack of creativity in the […]

Union’s Post-Season Dream Nears an End

Union fans endured arguably the most frustrating game of the season this past Saturday. Although the team has had their ups and downs throughout the season, their last game against Montreal was crucial and the Union gave up three valuable points they desperately needed. The end result was 2-1 in favor of the Montreal Impact. […]

Jack Mac is Back…but Not in Time

On Saturday the Union traveled to RFK stadium to face rivals DC United in the midst of their playoff push. With the playoffs nearing closer and closer, it was a necessity the team picked up three points in DC so they could distance themselves from teams like the Chicago Fire and New England Revolution in […]

Win Moves Union One Step Closer to Playoffs

This past Saturday the Union hosted Toronto FC in one of the most nerve-racking, yet exciting games this season. With the eastern conference being so tight, and only a 12 point differential between first and eighth place, every game is crucial. It was a close game but the Union won 1-0 and grasped a playoff […]

Line-Up Change Could Score the Union a Playoff Spot

This Saturday the Union played one of their most important games of this season against the Houston Dynamo. A win would have secured the Union’s fourth place position in the Eastern Conference while keeping Houston out of playoff position. Unfortunately the Union fell to the Dynamo, 1-0 and were pushed down to sixth place. The […]

Union Gain Three Points In Front of Sellout Home Crowd

An excellent showing of people gathered at PPL Park on Saturday to support the Union as they took on rivals, DC United. The astonishing atmosphere pushed the Union to get a 2-0 over the team and move up in the Eastern conference to third place.     It was apparent early on that the Union […]

Union Miss Out on Three Points Yet Again

This past Saturday the Union failed to gain a valuable three points that would’ve put them in second place of the Eastern Conference. Instead, the Chicago Fire left PPL Park with the points and their eighth win of the season with a 2-1 win over the Union.   Chicago was able to put themselves on […]

Union Take on Short-Handed RSL

After coming off one of the most memorable wins in their brief history against New York, the Union were recently subjected to a painful loss against Dallas. A 2-2 draw may not technically be a loss but it was a loss of 2 valuable points for the Union along with their solid second place position […]

Busy Week for Union Ends With Win and Loss

The past week the Union were scheduled to play two regular season matches against the LA Galaxy and the Chicago Fire. The crew began the week with a shaky start when they loss to the LA Galaxy 4-1, but they redeemed themselves when with a 1-0 win over Chicago. Statistically, the potential for a Union […]

Jack Mac’s Pair Paces Union Win in D.C

This past weekend the Union traveled to RFK stadium to play rival, DC United. The game ended up being the most thrilling game of the season and the Union came out with a 3-2 victory. Quality play was displayed from the Union throughout the first half, however they once again, failed to maintain their worthy […]

Union Look To Get Back On Track With a Win Against Toronto FC

On Saturday the Union traveled to Columbus, OH with hopes of a victory against the Crew. The game resulted in a 1-1 draw but being that the Union have never won at Columbus Crew Stadium, this was a small achievement for the team. The Union now aim attention to winning in their upcoming match against […]

Union Make Comeback in Their 2nd Regular Season Game

In the Union’s first game of the 2013 season they suffered a 3-1 loss to Sporting Kansas City. The team played an outstanding first half, the Union being the prominent team.     The squad got the game going early on with a huge scoring opportunity in the fourth minute when Michael Farfan dribbled the […]

Philadelphia Union 2013 Season Preview

With a new coach, new players, new tactics, and most importantly a new attitude the difference between the Union’s 2012 team and current squad will be obvious. The 2013 team seen this preseason is not at all the team that we saw last year on the pitch. The Union got rid of many players from […]

Union Look to Boost Goal Scoring in 2013

Thanks to several key offseason moves, the disappointment of 2012 should be short-lived for Union fans as the 2013 season approaches. Finishing the previous year 8th in the Eastern Conference at 10-18-6, goal scoring was the most challenging obstacle throughout the season. Former manager Peter Nowak had caused too much damage to the team. The Union […]