Yesterday the Union ended their record-breaking nine game winless streak against Eastern Conference leaders Sporting Kansas City who haven’t lost on home soil once this season.
This past Saturday the Union traveled to Washington to take on the Western Conference leaders, the Seattle Sounders. Despite the Union’s hold on a 1-0 lead throughout the entirety of the first half, they struggled to hold their lead in the second half. The game ended 2-1 and the Union failed to gain any points.
The Union hosted the Montreal Impact this past Saturday. Their incapability to score more than one goal per game this season costed them valuable points, as the game ended in a 1-1 draw with a late equalizer from Marco Di Vaio.
The Philadelphia Union suffered their first loss of the 2014 season to the Columbus Crew. The team succeeded in creating chances but were unable to finish many of them. Early on they let the Crew go up 2-0. Then, in the second half Leo Fernandes was able to score in the 62nd minute but it […]
The Union continued the 2014 season undefeated in their home opener this past saturday as they beat the New England Revolution 1-0. Lone goal by midfielder Sebastien Le Toux early in the first half was able to keep the Union in the lead and earn the team a whole three points. The Union […]
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 […]
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 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. […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]