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Postgame analysis: Philadelphia Union 3-1 D.C. United

D.C. United is the Union’s favorite punching bag. PSP’s Peter Andrews breaks down the effect of Jim Curtin’s lineup changes and looks ahead to how the club will replace suspended captain Alejandro Bedoya this weekend.

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Time for the Union to find some consistency

Since the Gold Cup break, the Union’s form has been in flux. PSP’s Peter Andrews looks at some worrying trends, including strange lineup choices against Chicago, ahead of the season’s final stretch.

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The glass

Is the glass half full or half empty? PSP’s Peter Andrews analyzes how concerned Union fans should be as the MLS season enters its final third.

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In Minnesota, a win for the Union’s mentality

After an uncharacteristic win, PSP’s Peter Andrews reflects from Minnesota on the newfound mentality of the 2019 Philadelphia Union.

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The undisciplined Disciplinary Committee

After a second late-breaking suspension for a Union player this year, PSP’s Peter Andrews has some questions for the MLS Disciplinary Committee.

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Shooting for the moon

After years of accepting mediocrity, are the Union ready to make a run at the top of the Eastern Conference? PSP’s Peter Andrews examines the club’s change in mentality this season.

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Postgame analysis: LA Galaxy 2-0 Philadelphia Union

Although injury forced an early change, the Union tried a new-look lineup with Marco Fabian as a second striker on Saturday night. PSP’s Peter Andrews breaks down the how and why of another new tactical look from Jim Curtin.

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The gulf

Should Union fans be proud of their team after two straight losses to start the season? Peter Andrews on what Jim Curtin’s postgame comments reveal about the club and its supporters.

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Postgame analysis: Union 1-3 Toronto FC

Lineup choices, the end of the right-side tilt, the 3-5-2, and the foibles of Haris Medunjanin. PSP’s Peter Andrews breaks down the good and the bad from a disappointing loss in the season opener.

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Grading Ernst Tanner’s offseason moves

Ernst Tanner’s first offseason in Philadelphia is complete. PSP’s Peter Andrews issues a report card for the German’s major transactions.