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.

Gold Cup

Gold Cup Recap: USA 1-0 Haiti

Clint Dempsey’s precision in front of goal was again the difference as the United States did just enough to see off an energetic, counterattacking Haitian side.

Union / Union match reports / US Open Cup

USOC match report: Philadelphia Union 2-1 DC United

Despite going a goal and a man down, the Union rallied to an impressive 2-1 victory over DC United, sending them into the quarterfinals of the US Open Cup.

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Analysis and Player Ratings: Union 2-2 Impact

The weather dominated the day, as the Union were forced to settle for a 2-2 draw against the visiting Impact.

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Analysis and Player Ratings: Union 1-0 Sounders

Three points are always a good thing, but given their struggles to see off Seattle’s weakened team, the Union will have to take their game to another level when Montreal comes to town on Saturday.

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Analysis & player ratings: Union 1-5 Galaxy

In getting blown out 5-1, the central players who have been so critical to the Union of late left behind the style of play that has made them successful, and the team suffered for it.

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Stock Rising, Stock Falling: Union 0-0 (3-1) Rhinos

We take a quick look at the players who impressed during Tuesday night’s US Open Cup victory over Rochester Rhinos, and those who left the fans wanting more.

US Open Cup

Match Report: Philadelphia Union 0-0 (3-1) Rochester Rhinos

After a ponderously slow 120 minutes of scoreless soccer, John McCarthy proved the savior with a hat trick of saves in Philadelphia Union’s shootout victory over Rochester Rhinos.

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Analysis and player ratings: Union 1-2 NYCFC

The Union were too quick to accept what NYCFC was giving them and failed to make the most of a match in which they should have claimed three points.

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Analysis and player ratings: Union 3-0 Crew

After three improved performances, Jim Curtin’s game plan became the most clear it has been all season in a comprehensive 3-0 victory over Columbus.

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Analysis and Player Ratings: Union 1-0 DC United

The Union did just enough on Sunday night to claim a crucial second victory of the season at home over DC United