Articles written by: Jim O'Leary

Jim started writing for PSP around the same time the Union announced they were looking to hire a Chief Tattoo Officer. Those two facts probably aren't related, but what if they were? He's on twitter @thejimoleary, but be warned it's only about 60% soccer.

Breaking News / Union

Breaking: Union acquire Orlando City midfielder Andrés Perea

Allocation monies go to Florida for the USMNT midfielder in exchange for a three year contract with a team option in 2026.

Commentary / Union

Was the Charlotte loss a blessing in disguise?

Jim O’Leary tries to turn nothing into something.

Union / Union match reports

Match report: Atlanta United 0-0 Philadelphia Union

Despite play that got extremely heated at times and nearly one hundred minutes on the field, neither team was able to pull ahead Saturday afternoon as the Philadelphia Union traveled to Georgia to face Atlanta United.


The Union are in control, probably

For what might be the first time in team history, the Union are in the driver’s seat and choosing their own destiny heading into the season’s final stretch. Unless …

Match previews / Uncategorized / Union

Match preview: Philadelphia Union vs. Orlando City SC

The Union host the newly-crowned US Open Cup champions this Saturday, while keeping an eye on the Supporters Shield standings.

Match previews / Union

Match preview: New York Red Bulls vs. Philadelphia Union

Another clash between I-95 foes will have Supporters Shield and MLS Cup Playoff implications.

MLS / Union

Can the Union catch LAFC?

Jim O’Leary looks to the remaining MLS season to see if the Union have a path to catch the current Supporters’ Shield leaders.

Player ratings

Player ratings: D.C. United 0-6 Philladelphia Union

The Union have the highest ever single-team/single-season goal differential in MLS thanks to their second thumping of DC in 2022 over the weekend.

Match previews / Union

Match preview: D.C. United vs. Philadelphia Union

After disappointing result in midweek, the Union face with an opponent they’ve already outclassed once this year.

Breaking News / Union

Breaking news: Union sign Richard Odada from Red Star Belgrade

The Union sign the 21-year-old Kenyan midfielder to a two-and-a-half-year contract with team options for the following two seasons.