Archive for August, 2013

Union / Week in Tweets

The Week in Tweets

Reaction to the massacre in New England, cupcakin’ with Garfan and Wheeler, and Mike Lahoud gets a call up. It’s The Week in Tweets.

US Soccer History

Perseverance rating: A better way to statistically evaluate soccer goalkeepers

Steve Holroyd considers how to better statistically evaluate goalkeepers.

Match previews

Preview: Philadelphia Union vs Montreal Impact

The Union need to keep a tight defensive shape against a Montreal side that will look to break through early against a makeshift Philadelphia backline.

Fans' View

Fans’ View: Like a good neighbor

PPL Park is, essentially, one giant neighborhood with a great diversity of neighbors.

Daily news roundups

Montreal bits, Lahoud called up by Sierra Leone, USMNT roster, Champions League Draw, more

News before Saturday’s big game against Montreal. Michale Lahoud called up by Sierra Leone, will miss SJ. US roster announced for upcoming qualifiers. Champions League and Europa League group stage draws. More.

Soccer on TV

Footy on the Telly: Aug. 30-Sept. 5

Your weekly live soccer listings on TV and online.

Philadelphia Soccer History

Celebrating the Atoms

A one spot stop for our series celebrating the 40th anniversary of the Philadelphia Atoms’ NASL championship.


Scoping the Union’s stretch run

Of the four teams vying for a playoff spot, the Union play the toughest overall schedule. Only two of those games are against Eastern Conference teams below them in the standings.

High School Soccer

Catholic League boys’ soccer season preview

PSP opens its new regular coverage of high school boys soccer with a preview of the Philadelphia Catholic League.

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KYW Philly Soccer Show / Podcasts

KYW Philly Soccer Show: Zac MacMath

Zac MacMath joins the pod to talk about how the team is moving on from the loss against New England and adjusting the defense because of the suspension of Amobi Okugo as they prepare for Montreal.