Archive for September, 2012

Featured / MLS / Union / Union match reports

Match report: Columbus 3-2 Philadelphia

The Union showed tremendous heart in fighting back from a two-goal deficit behind the creativity of their subs, but a blown call ultimately did them in, as they slumped to a 3-2 defeat in Columbus.

Featured / Match previews / Union

Preview: Union at Crew

The Union get another chance to play spoiler to a playoff hopeful. This time it’s a revenge game against a Columbus team that silenced PPL Park in injury time only one month ago.

Season Reviews

Castrol Index vs PSP player ratings: How do they compare?

One is an objective measure of player performance, the other is a subjective assessment. How do the rankings of Union players in the Castrol Index compare with the average their PSP postgame player ratings?

Daily news roundups

Crew previews, Soumare done for season, Witkowski cleared to play, on Adu, more

Crew previews. Bakary Soumare out for the rest of the season. Krystian Witkowski free of concussion symptoms, cleared to play. Sheanon on going forward. Smallwood on Adu. More news.


Footy on the Telly: Sept. 28 – Oct. 4

Live soccer listings for your TV and Computer including Philadelphia Union, Premiership, La Liga, Serie A, Champions League and Europa League

Featured / MLS / Quick Reference / Union

Union vs Crew quick reference

The Union are 2-4-0 against Columbus all time. We’ve got all of the match stats, highlights from our match reports and analysis, video highlights, and more.

KYW Philly Soccer Show / Podcasts

KYW Philly Soccer Show: Gabriel Farfan

The Philadelphia Union defender is the guest. Co-hosted by KYW’s Greg Orlandini and PSP’s Eli Pearlman-Storch.

Featured / Local

Legitimate struggles of the IllegitimateS

Whether because of prices or anger at the team, many who sit in Section 133, home of the IllegitimateS, are reportedly not renewing their season tickets. Nate Emeritz explores what this might mean.

Daily news roundups / Featured

Nowak lawsuit stayed, MOF says Nowak dooped him, Adu injury, more news

Nowak lawsuit stayed, dispute goes to arbitration. Orozco Fiscal says Peter Nowak broke promise to buy his rights from San Luis, Union did not pay him in the offseason between 2010 & 2011. Adu injury recovery slow. Soumare to have “minor knee procedure.” More news.

Fans' View / Featured

A reprise; as there has been no reprieve

The year started, and appears to be ending, in abject failure for the Union but that does not equal (or allow) failure by us fans.