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.

Preseason / Schedule news / Union

The 2019 Union broadcast schedule: Why no national love?

Why aren’t the Union on national TV?

English Premier League / US / USMNT

Pulisic to Chelsea: promise or pressure?

Was Christian Pulisic’s move to Chelsea the right one to make? Christian Sandler weighs the expectations.


The USMNT is taking a step back

Christian Sandler asks some tough questions about Gregg Berhalter and his implications for the USMNT’s future.

Season Reviews / Union

Season review: David Accam, bust or bad luck?

David Accam didn’t live up to expectations. In our latest Season Review piece, Christian Sandler takes a look at why and what to look for in the future.


Raves: Brendan Burke, the straight talker

It’s not just that he’s producing a playoff team with a revolving door lineup, but Bethlehem Steel head coach Brendan Burke calls it like he sees it in a way few coaches do. PSP’s Raves series continues.

Photo By Earl Gardner
Union / Union match reports

Match report: Seattle Sounders 0-1 Philadelphia Union

Fafa Picault’s late goal made the difference as the Union snatched three points far from home, snapping Seattle’s nine-match win streak with a 1-0 win.

Photo by Earl Gardner
Commentary / Union

What could have been: John McCarthy

No one is unhappy that Andre Blake is the Union’s keeper. But Christian Sandler asks what could have been with John McCarthy.

Match previews / Union

Match preview: Philadelphia Union – Orlando City

Can the Union maintain their run of form on the road? Christian Sandler has the match preview for Saturday’s match against Orlando City.

USL - Bethlehem Steel FC / USL Match report

Match report: Bethlehem Steel 2-0 Ottawa Fury FC

A brace from the in-form Santi Moar powered Bethlehem Steel past Ottawa Fury on Wednesday night.

Commentary / Union

Cory Burke might be special

The Union have been looking for a striker. He may have been here all along.