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Commentary / Opinion

Preseason malaise

After a disappointing offseason, Peter Andrews explains why — for the first time — he can’t muster any excitement for first kick.


The January transfer window: Send Jim Curtin on loan

What if you could move staff in the January transfer window? Peter Andrews has an unlikely — but provocative — idea for Jim Curtin.

Opinion / Season Reviews

Season Review: Winners and losers in 2014

PSP kicks off its revamped annual season review series on the Philadelphia Union by looking at the winners and losers this year for the club.

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Offseason Issues / Opinion

Offseason Issues: Homegrown players

How will the Union’s homegrown players fit in team’s plans for 2015? Kevin Kinkead explores.

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Is Jim Curtin the right man for the Union job?

As the Union’s search for a permanent head coach continues, is the team’s performance under interim manager Jim Curtin making the decision for the Front Office? Earl Reed explores.


Midseason friendlies: The necessary evil

It seems the only certainties in this world are death, taxes, and summer friendlies. Earl Reed looks at some of the pitfalls.


Shoving the bald eagle out of the nest

Landon Donovan’s omission may really be about Michael Bradley. PSP’s Earl Reed floats this question and tries to answer it.

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Opinion / Union

This is why we love the game

An impossible sprint back to stop a goal and save the game. A inch-perfect free kick to win it. This is why we love soccer: For the spectacular. PSP’s Dan Walsh lays it out.

MLS / Opinion

Clint Dempsey and the future of American soccer

Still trying to wrap your head around the Dempsey news? We are too. Maybe this can help.



The Union won on Saturday, so why aren’t the excitement levels higher? Conor O’Grady explores.