Local lower league recap: Week of June 13

Salone and West Chester both bring home silverware in this week’s look around local lower league soccer.

MLS NEXT Pro Match Report

Match report: Philadelphia Union II 1(3)-1(0) Chicago Fire FC II

With aid of what coach LeBlanc simply calls “the plan,” keeper Matt Freese saved Chicago’s first three kicks in the penalty shootout, and Matt Real, Anton Sorenson, and Chris Donovan scored Union II’s first three to earn the extra point on offer from regulation times 1-1 draw.

Breaking News / Philadelphia Union II / Roster News

Union sign forward Chris Donovan

The 21-year-old is Union II’s leading scorer, and is the first to sign to the first team directly from the MLS NEXT Pro reserve side.

Breaking News / Local

Breaking: Philadelphia to host 2026 FIFA World Cup matches

The world’s biggest tournament will come to the City of Brotherly Love in four years’ time.

Casa Soccer League / Local Leagues

Local lower league recap: CASA takeover

It’s a big week ahead in CASA Soccer’s league and cup competitions in this week’s recap.

MLS NEXT Pro Match Report / Philadelphia Union II

Match report: Toronto FC II 1-0 Philadelphia Union II

Under-manned Union II lost 1-0 to Toronto II on a stoppage time goal in Canada.

Philadelphia Union II

Friendly observations: Philadelphia Union II 1-2 Philadelphia Ukrainian Nationals

Tim Jones shares his thought’s from Sunday’s Union II friendly against the NPSL’s Ukrainian Americans in North Wales.


Local lower league recap: Week of May 30

The EPSL playoff picture comes into focus and Philadelphia Ukrainian Nationals look to continue their hot start in this week’s local lower league recap.

Analysis / Philadelphia Union II

Midseason Union II roster review, part three: The U II pros

Tim Jones finishes PSP’s midseason review of Union II’s roster by considering the professionals signed to Union II contracts.

Culture / Feature / MLS

A Union fan’s trip to Portland, “Soccer City USA”

Sean Griswold ventured out to Portland two weeks ago to take in the Union’s road game, and shares what visiting fans need to know about the city.