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Season review: The striker situation

With Cory Burke ascendant, C.J. Sapong regressing, and Jay Simpson on his way out, where do the Union stand up top? Peter Andrews evaluates the year that was for the strikers and suggests a path forward for the offseason.

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With another collapse, Union hit the ceiling of the Jim Curtin era

After another big-game failure, Jim Curtin shouldn’t escape the heat. PSP’s Peter Andrews on why the offseason must start with the search for a new manager.

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Five thoughts for the last week of the season

After a toothless loss to the Red Bulls on Sunday, the Union have their playoff positioning in their own hands this weekend. PSP’s Peter Andrews gives five thoughts on the state of the team after 33 matches.

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A collective, devastating failure in Houston

PSP’s Peter Andrews provides a postmortem from Houston, where the Union players and coach delivered a dreadful performance at the worst possible time.

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The most democratic dream in American sports

What do the Union have in common with an amateur side in Aurora, Colorado? A dream. Peter Andrews on the U.S. Open Cup and the diverse lives it touches.

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With three games in eight days, a massive chance for the Union

A tough stretch of matches looms on the horizon. How should the Union approach it? PSP’s Peter Andrews breaks down the road ahead for Jim Curtin’s men.

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Everything goes right on Le Toux’s night

Saturday was about as perfect a night as the Union have had in years. PSP’s Peter Andrews on a dominant performance on and off the pitch for Philadelphia.

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With eight years to plan, World Cup a massive opportunity for Philadelphia

The World Cup is coming to North America. Peter Andrews on the opportunity that represents for the city and for the Union. Plus, some observations on the Union’s current form.

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The man for the job: Evaluating Earnie Stewart’s fit with U.S. Soccer

What can we expect with Earnie Stewart at the helm of the U.S. men’s national team? Based on what we’ve seen in his time with the Union, PSP’s Peter Andrews evaluates Stewart’s fitness for his new role.

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One-third of the season gone, who are the Union?

With twelve matches played, what do we know about this season’s Union. PSP’s Peter Andrews gives his answer, and hands out some awards for the first third of the season.