Articles written by: Chris Gibbons

Chris is the captain of noted PSP feeder club, West Philly FC, and the co-host of the All 3 Points podcast (@all3points). He once played for Team USA in a little tournament in Chile (the Maccabi Pan-Am Games) and used to be a local rock star (where "star" is meant to connote he was in a band).

Analysis

Match analysis: Philadelphia Union 1 – 0 Deportivo Saprissa

Some insights into the Union’s declarative opening match in the CONCACAF Champion’s League, featuring formations and swagger.

Analysis / Breaking News

A rule change for the ages

A major change to Major League Soccer’s substitution rule occurred yesterday. It’s a ray of sunshine for many who follow the league.

Commentary

The Union get their man

Jim Curtin announced that the Union finally have a replacement for Brenden Aaronson. PSP’s Chris Gibbons explains.

Union

The Union Creators’ Collective: Part 3

The third installment of Chris Gibbons’s account of the Philadelphia Union’s 2021 Creators’ Collective process.

Union

The Union Creators’ Collective: Part 2

Our behind-the-scenes look at the process of designing the Union’s new secondary kit continues.

Union

The Union Creators’ Collective: Part 1

PSP’s Chris Gibbons takes us inside the process that led to the Philadelphia Union’s brand-new secondary kit.

Photo by Earl Gardner
Commentary

A cold Wednesday night in North Philly

PSP’s Chris Gibbons shares the story of a memorable encounter on the pitch with a former Union star.

Commentary

An ode to the Union fans, both far and near

Happy holidays from all of us at Philly Soccer Page

Commentary

A (nearly too late) 2020 Union holiday buying guide

A guide for buying gifts for the Union fan in your life

Commentary

Eating crow: Andre Blake in 2020

Andre Blake followed up his forgetful 2019 campaign with a league-best 2020 one. Find out why.