Articles written by: Chris Gibbons

Chris Gibbons is the captain of noted PSP feeder club West Philly FC, and the co-host of the All3Points podcast (@all3points). He writes columns and match analyses in addition to his editing duties, and his pieces are often full of Douglas Adams quotes or the kind of music that shows his nearly middle age.

Commentary / Union

Match analysis: Philadelphia Union v. Inter Miami and Portland Timbers

Beauty is in the eye of the beholder, and few folks national behold the Union to be beautiful.

Union / Union match reports

Match report: Philadelphia Union 0-0 Inter Miami CF

A midweek match saw Philadelphia Union and Inter Miami CF battle to a scoreless draw in Chester.

Commentary

Roster depth and other illusions

Chris Gibbons offers thoughts on the Union’s goal droughts, formation, and substitution strategy. But not in that order.

Union match reports

Match report: LAFC 2-2 Philadelphia Union

The Philadelphia Union burned the midnight oil in the City of Angels against LAFC.

Player ratings / Union

Player ratings: Nashville SC 1-1 Philadelphia Union

Player ratings from the Union’s gutsy draw on the road in Tennessee.

Match Report

Match report: Nashville SC 1-1 Philadelphia Union

The Philadelphia Union helped open Nashville’s GEODIS Park on Sunday, May 1 in front of a raucous, sold-out crowd.

Analysis

Match analysis: Philadelphia Union 1-1 CF Montreal

Chris Gibbons looks at some first-half opportunities squandered in the Union’s weekend draw.

Analysis / Union

Match analysis: Philadelphia Union 2-0 Charlotte FC

Movement is magic, and the Union’s movement has been magical lately.

Commentary / Union

The Asterisks v. The What-ifs

Reality happens when two sides agree on the universe around them. It’s unlikely NYCFC and Union fans will ever agree on what is real.

Analysis / Union

Match analysis: Philadelphia Union 2-0 San Jose Earthquakes

The Quakes tried to pass a test without reading the primary source material. That’s a recipe for failure.