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.

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?

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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.

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.