Articles written by: Christian Sandler

Christian has a degree in journalism but now sells golf clubs for a living. Funny how that works. He grew up in Tampa, but has roots in Bucks County, where he now lives. Find him on a golf course or in movie theater.

LAMAR HUNT CUP 2019
Commentary / Union

Forget about a cup title (for now)

The Union are out of the U.S. Open cup and maybe that’s just fine.

Commentary / Union

Monteiro is a lock

Jamiro Monteiro is emerging as one of the Union’s best players

Commentary / Union

The virtues of depth

How deep are the Union? PSP’s Christian Sandler takes a look at how Philadelphia’s bevy of options are fueling a strong run of form.

Commentary / Union

Looking down on empty seats

The Union are in great form, but no one is watching. Christian Sandler explores why.

Commentary / Union

It’s not too late for David Accam

Can David Accam still turn out to be what every Union supporter hoped?

Commentary / Opinion / Union

Brenden Aaronson isn’t alone

How much more of Brenden Aaronson are we going to see?

Photo by Earl Gardner
Union / Union match reports

Match report: Atlanta United 1-1 Philadelphia Union

Brenden Aaronson scored a goal in his Union debut, but Ezequiel Barco’s response ensured that Philadelphia left Atlanta with just one point.

Commentary / MLS / Union

It’s time for Derrick Jones

Why isn’t Derrick Jones in the mix?

Season Previews / Union

What can we realistically expect from the Union this year?

What is the Union up against in the Eastern conference this season?

Union / Union match reports

Preseason match report: Philadelphia Union 0-1 Montreal Impact

The Union couldn’t get on the board in Marco Fabian’s debut. Here’s our match report from a 1-0 preseason defeat to Montreal Impact.