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.

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Match previews / Union

Match preview: Philadelphia Union vs. Red Bull New York

What and who to look for when the Union face Red Bull this Saturday

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What if coaching isn’t the problem?

A coaching change would be one of the easiest changes to make, but would it work?

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Featured / Player ratings / Union

Player ratings: Philadelphia Union 0 – 2 New York City FC

Jim Curtin isn’t the only one to blame for the team’s current performance.

Match previews / Union

Match preview: Philadelphia Union vs. Portland Timbers

Will the Timbers to fly across the country and give the Union three artisanal, small batch, organic points?

Commentary / Questions to answer / Union

Have the Union answered our questions?

Jim O’Leary asks if we know more about this team after three games than we did in preseason?

Player ratings / Union

Player ratings: Union 2-2 Toronto

PSP’s weekly player report card. Please sign and return.

Featured / Questions to answer

Question to answer: Are the Union a playoff team?

Can the Union meet or even exceed the benchmark they set last season? PSP’s Jim O’Leary takes stock.

Preseason / Union

Stock rising/falling: Union 1-0 Rowdies

Haris Medunjanin, Adam Najem and Ray Gaddis really stood out, but who hurt themselves in the Union’s Saturday friendly? New PSP writer Jim O’Leary breaks it down.