A View from Afar / MLS / Union

A Philly kid stands atop the soccer world

Cinnaminson’s John McCarthy stunned his former club with a showing that will go down in MLS history. If the Union had to lose to anyone, it might as well be him, PSP’s Dan Walsh writes.

For Pete's Sake / Union

A heartbreaking MLS Cup defeat summons ghosts of Union past

The cup, there for the taking, slips through the Union’s fingers. Peter Andrews writes from LA about a spectacular, painful season finale.

MLS / Union / Union match reports

MLS Cup match report: Los Angeles FC 3-3 (3-0) Philadelphia Union

In a wild, heartbreaking match, LAFC defeated Philadelphia Union in penalty kicks in the MLS Cup Final.


MLS Cup notebook: Bedoya a doubt as Union prepare for title match

Peter Andrews reports from LA on Alejandro Bedoya’s availability and other news ahead of MLS Cup.

A View from Afar / Union

After 13 long years, the Union reach the summit of American soccer

You were there at the start, and so were we. Now, after 13 (very) long years, the Union stand at the summit of American pro soccer. PSP’s Dan Walsh recalls the difficult journey and sets the scene leading into an extraordinary MLS Cup.

Match previews / Union

Match preview: LAFC vs Philadelphia Union

Philadelphia Union and LAFC meet in the biggest MLS match of the year, as MLS Cup kicks off at 4 pm on FOX this Saturday.

Roundtable / Union

PSP Roundtable: 2022 MLS Cup

As the Union prepare for the most important game in team history, PSP writers gather to discuss the team’s condition and the challenge LAFC presents.

Breaking News / Union

Four Union players named to MLS Best XI

Andre Blake, Jakob Glesnes, Kai Wagner, and Daniel Gazdag take home end-of-season honors, plus an update on the Union’s schedule ahead of MLS Cup.

Player ratings / Union

Player ratings: Philadelphia Union 3-1 New York City FC

Mike Servedio hands out the individual grades as the Union took down NYCFC.

In pictures: Philadelphia Union 3-1 New York City FC
Photo essays / Union

In pictures: Philadelphia Union 3-1 New York City FC

Stephen Speer was pitchside as Philadelphia Union won the Eastern Conference on Sunday night.