Independence / USWNT

Rodriguez scores in USA draw with Sweden

Independence forward Amy Rodriguez scored the lone US goal in Tuesday night’s draw with Sweden. Philadelphia’s Lori Lindsey started for the US and Caroline Seger captained the Sweden side.

Featured / Harrisburg City Islanders / Local / US Open Cup / USL

Streaking Islanders

The City Islanders have seen an end to the run of bad luck that marked the beginning of the season and currently sit in fourth place in the league. The sole remaining USL team in the US Open Cup, they recently dispatched New York Red Bulls in extra time and will face DC United on July 21st. On July 27th they host the Union in a friendly. Here’s a look at their recent form with an eye on some players to watch.

Africa / Culture / Fan Culture / Featured / FIFA / USMNT / USWNT / World / World Cup / World Cup - International

My South Africa story

PSP’s Ryan Pine made the trip from Philly to South Africa for the World Cup. Now he’s back to share a story full of ostriches, electrocutions, great wine, mass hysteria, and dreaming the impossible dream.

Africa / Culture / Featured / World Cup - International

The Human Perspective at the World Cup

South African writer Ivan Vladislavic talks with PSP about the ground level impact of the World Cup on the country’s people and how building soccer stadiums may or may not impact the lives of South Africans, with a few parallels to Philadelphia Union’s new digs in Chester.

Independence / Indy match reports

Independence lose at home to Boston

Rodriguez nets her seventh goal of the season. But Philly can’t hold off Boston who get their first win in nearly three months, only their second of the season.

Who are ya?
Culture / Fan Culture / Featured / Union

Who are ya?

A sellout crowd at PPL Park, and PSP talks to fans at the stadium.

Independence / Indy match reports

Independence can’t hold off the Beat in 2-2 draw

The Independence concedes a stoppage time equalizer and has to settle for the third draw with the Atlanta Beat this season.

Casa Soccer League / Local / Local Leagues

Casa roundup – finals weekend!

It’s finals weekend in Casa! All the updates and matchups are here so get your fix after the US-Algeria game.

Featured / Local

Who are ya?

When you talk about great soccer venues in Philadelphia, you have to think of Brauhaus Schmitz. PSP lays out the scene there during Germany’s first match in the World Cup.

Independence / Indy match reports

Independence top Sky Blue 4-1 on the road

Danesha Adams gets a goal and two assists in her first start for the Independence.