Articles written by: Eli Pearlman-Storch

Eli writes about Philadelphia Union as PSP’s beat writer, covering the games and going behind the scenes into the locker rooms. He also co-hosts the KYW Philly Soccer Show with Greg Orlandini. Email him at Follow him on Twitter @PSP_Eli.

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Copa America recap: USMNT 1-0 Paraguay

Clint Dempsey got the winner and DeAndre Yedlin got ejected as the USMNT advanced to the quarterfinals of the Copa American Centenario with a 1-0 win over Paraguay at Lincoln Financial Field.


Match Recap: USMNT 0 – 2 Guatemala

Guatemala profited from two early defensive mistakes from the Americans to grab a 2-0 lead that they would never relinquish.


Match Report: Trinidad & Tobago 0-0 USMNT

The US played Trinidad & Tobago to a dour 0-0 draw in Port of Spain on Tuesday night in their second qualifier for the 2018 World Cup.

Union / Union match reports

Match recap: Philadelphia Union 0-1 New England Revolution

Brilliant work from Charlie Davies and Diego Fagundez settled the match as New England won in PPL Park for the second time in 2015.

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Match report: Philadelphia Union 3-3 Chicago Fire

Sebastien Le Toux put the Union ahead in the 90th minute, but Chicago equalized in the 92nd as the two worst teams in the Eastern Conference battled to a 3-3 tie at PPL Park Saturday night.

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Gold Cup

Gold Cup Final Recap: Jamaica 1-3 Mexico

Controlling the center of the park, and feasting on defensive errors, Mexico ran out comfortable winners of the 2015 CONCACAF Gold Cup.


Gold Cup Third Place Match Recap: USA 1(2)-1(3) Panama

The US followed up their underwhelming performance against Jamaica with a similarly insipid showing against Panama, falling in a penalty shootout to finish the Gold Cup in 4th place.

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Gold Cup recap: USA 1-2 Jamaica

Two first half goals in rapid succession stunned the United States and they were unable to recover, falling 2-1 to Jamaica in the CONCACAF Gold Cup semifinals.

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Gold Cup recap: USA 6-0 Cuba

After Clint Dempsey opened the scoring in the 4th minute, Cuba never looked like keeping it close, as the US eventually roared to a 6-0 victory in the first quarterfinal of the CONCACAF Gold Cup.

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Gold Cup recap: USA 1-1 Panama

The US had to settle for a draw in their final Gold Cup group match, coming from behind to salvage a point against a desperate Panama side.