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2014 World Cup / Commentary

Mark Geiger flips the Geiger Counter

South Jersey native Mark Geiger’s MLS officiating has been notable enough (for the wrong reasons) to start the Geiger Counter as a regular measure of bad MLS refereeing. His stellar performance at the World Cup forces a reevaluation.

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Jim Curtin: A Philly guy in charge

Jim Curtin said all the right things at his first public appearance as Philadelphia Union’s head coach. More importantly, it was clear he meant them. PSP’s Dan Walsh weighs in.

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Observations from a wild night at PPL Park

Were you at Saturday’s wild Union game? PSP’s Dan Walsh was in the stands at PPL Park, and he has some observations to share. (Hint: This is not analysis. Well, most of it isn’t.)

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A risk most managers wouldn’t take

John Hackworth bet everything when he revamped the Union’s philosophy. He wasn’t the first, but his experience will give others pause in the future.

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The ugly, the bad, and the good

Here’s the list for Philadelphia Union, courtesy of PSP’s Dan Walsh.

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How the 2011 election affected Philadelphia Union

Kevin Kinkead reviews how a change in leadership in Chester changed the Union’s relationship with the city.

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Fact or Crap: Philadelphia Union edition

There are a lot of strong views about the Union right now. Kevin Kinkead identfies which ones are true and which are nonsense.

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Let’s try this formation

What’s the Union’s Best XI? Kevin Kinkead has a few ideas.

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A matter of perspective

The Union’s offseason went about as well as anyone could have hoped. The actual season has been a disappointment … so far. Can John Hackworth turn things around? Only time will tell.

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The “Philly Sports Fan” needs patience with the Union

Five points from four matches may be disappointing but its hardly surprising given all the new pieces on the Union, not to mention injuries. Earl Reed counsels patience.