Archive for April, 2011


Phoenix S.C. host Regional Open Cup Qualifier

Phoenix SC will face Maryland Bays on Sunday with the winner advancing to the USASA Region 1 semifinals on May 22.

Fan Culture / Featured / Local

Converting the unwashed masses

A recent PSP poll found more than 25 percent of the responders took five newbies to Philadelphia Union games last year. That was a stunner. Here, we hear from one of those people about the newbies he brought and what grabbed them about the beautiful game at PPL Park.

Daily news roundups / Featured

Make ’em quake, more news

Talk about fixture congestion! Fantastic Five. Harvey All The Time. Mullan banned for 10 games. The decline in fouls called in MLS. Looking for the beauty in El Clasico. Owl killer punished. Your weekend soccer on TV listings, more news

Featured / Match previews / Union

Preview: Philadephia Union vs. San Jose Earthquakes

Sebastien Le Toux hopes to break his scoring slump Saturday against Philly native Bobby Convey and the San Jose Earthquakes.

KYW Philly Soccer Show / Podcasts

KYW Philly Soccer Show: Danny Califf

In the latest Philly Soccer Show podcast, KYW’s Greg Orlandini and the PSP’s Adam Cann talk to Danny Califf. They also talk about controversial chants and the upcoming San Jose game.

Daily news roundups / Featured

Moving on…

RSL fall short. Union not taking San Jose lightly. Tim Howard looking forward to July friendly at PPL. Clint Dempsey sets new Fulham record. El Clasico the Third ugly, ugly ugly – and then there were those two Messi goals. Goalkeeper attacked by kids. More news.

Featured / Union

Union to host Everton July 20

The Union will host Everton in a friendly on Wednesday, July 20 at PPL Park. The game is included in the ticket package of full season ticket holders. Individual tickets will go on sale on Monday, May 9 after a season ticket holder pre-sale on May 4.

Featured / MLS

Good luck RSL!

Tonight is the night. Real Salt Lake can become the first MLS to hoist the CONCACAF Champions League cup. Kickoff is at 10pm on FSC. Hope you’ll be watching!

Day Two: Sueño MLS 2011 in pictures
Featured / Photo essays

Day Two: Sueño MLS 2011 in pictures

PSP photographer Earl Gardner’s photo essay of the second day of Sueño MLS 2011, hosted by the Union at YSC Sports on Easter Sunday. Among those on hand were Union goalkeeper Faryd Mondragon and Union Reserve Team and Reading United Coach Brendan Burke.

Featured / UEFA Champions League / World

La tercera edición

Four games in three weeks? PSP wants to know what you’ve seen in the first two Barca/Madird matchups, and what you expect to see in the Champions League.