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.

Featured / Season Reviews / Union

Season review: Sheanon Williams

The Union gave Sheanon Williams a chance to prove his worth in MLS. He has repaid their confidence and looks poised to make the right back job all his own.

College Soccer / Local

Penn 1-0 Brown as Baker’s eighth is just enough

Freshmen phenom Stephen Baker scored the only goal 14th-ranked Penn would need as they held off 13th-ranked Brown in an entertaining match between two nationally ranked teams at Rhodes Field.

Featured / Raves / Union

Raves: Amobi Okugo

Take note : Amobi Okugo is good, real good, and in the Union’s second season he’s going to prove it.

Featured / Union

A Word of Caution

One PSP contributor tells how his friend got jumped, beaten with a tire iron and carjacked at 9th and Morton streets in Chester on Tuesday night, while on his way to the U.S.-Colombia match.

Featured / US / USMNT

October friendlies: Who’s got next?

Tonight’s U.S.-Colombia match at PPL Park gave Bob Bradley an opportunity to call on a number of in-form, European based players to stake their claim to spots in the US setup for the next four year World Cup cycle.

Featured / MLS / Union / USMNT

Captain America farewell tour

As Brian McBride calls time on a prolific career, Union fans have an opportunity to honor the legendary American striker this Saturday at PPL Park. Let’s all stand together and give him the ovation he deserves.

Union / Union match reports

The kids are all right (Union 1 – Chivas 0)

On a beautiful night at PPL park that saw a pacy, aggressive Chivas Guadalajara outfit make Eduardo Coudet, Fred and Stefani Miglioranzi look positively geriatric, it was the spate of second half substitutes that rose to the occasion, bringing victory to the Union along with a much-needed clean sheet.

Barcelona / Europe / La Liga / Real Madrid / Spain / World

The Special One + Los Galacticos = Look Out

With a series of impressive summer signings and his proven track record, Jose Mourinho has Real Madrid looking like a contender, both domestically and in the Champions League.

Featured / MLS / Union

You heard it here first…

A goalkeeper as the Union’s first designated player? Makes good sense, and with Manchester City’s Shay Given potentially in search of new employment, why not try to pull off a blockbuster?


Bradley’s Roster for Brazil is All Wrong…

With a meaningless friendly against a soccer superpower on the horizon, Bob Bradley does US Soccer a disservice by selecting a side that as usual, fails to showcase top MLS talent.