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Independence open tryout announced

The Philadelphia Independence will hold an open tryout January 27-28 at United Sports Complex in Downingtown.

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Raves: Holmfridur Magnusdottir

Our series of “Raves,” in which PSP’s writers each pick out one Philadelphia player to rave about and tell you why you should love them too, continues with a look at Holmfridur Magnusdottir of the Philadelphia Independence, the best left back in Philadelphia. Along the way, there’s a bit on why you should care about the women’s game.

Featured / Independence / Indy match reports

FC Gold Pride bests Independence for WPS title

A weary Philadelphia Independence falls 4-0 to FC Gold Pride in the WPS Championship game.

Independence / Indy match reports

Independence break through to Final

Danesha Adams’ controversial 103rd minute goal in Thursday’s Super Semifinal puts the Independence in Sunday’s WPS Championship against FC Gold Pride.

Independence / Photo essays

Philadelphia Independence vs. Washington Freedom in photos

PSP has photos from Sunday’s big playoff win by the Independence.

Featured / Independence / Indy match reports

Independence trumps Freedom

Amy Rodriguez scored in the 120th minute to put Philadelphia in Thursday’s WPS Super Semifinal against Boston.

Featured / Independence

Independence boss named Coach of the Year

Independence head coach Paul Riley has been named WPS Coach of the Year ahead of Sunday’s playoff match against Washington Freedom.

Independence / Indy match reports

Independence finish third with fourth loss in a row

The Independence finished the WPS regular season with a 4-1 loss to FC Gold Pride, their fourth loss in a row. The Washington Freedom secured fourth place and a playoff berth against the Independence on Sunday, September 19th in West Chester with a 1-0 victory over Atlanta Beat.

Independence / KYW Philly Soccer Show / Podcasts

KYW’s Philly Soccer Show: Heather Mitts stops by

Heather Mitts sits in and talks about the Philadelphia Independence and the US Women’s National Team. The guys also talk about the Union and their draw against Kansas City.

Independence / Indy match reports

Independence lose, still clinch playoff berth

Though they dropped their third straight match last night, the Independence’s strong start to the year is going to be enough to see them into the postseason thanks to Sky Blue FC’s 1-1 tie with first place FC Gold Pride.