Tactical Analysis

Tactical Analysis

Postgame analysis: Philadelphia Union 2-0 Chicago Fire

PSP’s Peter Andrews looks at what we learned from the Chicago match on the midfield, Marco Fabian, and shots on target.

Tactical Analysis

Postgame analysis: Real Salt Lake 4-0 Philadelphia Union

The Union played their worst match of the year on Saturday night. Contractual obligations require a match analysis.

Postgame / Tactical Analysis

Postgame analysis: NYC FC 4-2 Philadelphia Union

The Union dropped points in Yankee Stadium on Saturday. Ending a decent run of form, the Union were simply outplayed in a stadium where that has become commonplace.

Photo by Earl Gardner
Postgame / Tactical Analysis

Postgame analysis: Philadelphia Union 3 – 2 Minnesota United

Who loves beautiful soccer? Everyone… and sometimes ugly soccer is beautiful when it earns your team 3 points.

Tactical Analysis / Union

Postgame analysis: Philadelphia Union 6-1 New England Revolution

The Union showcased their depth and their tactical acumen on Saturday in a 6-1 demolition of New England.

Player ratings / Tactical Analysis

Postgame analysis and player ratings: Union 2-1 FC Dallas

Jim Curtin put in one of his most interesting coaching performances, as his subs made all the difference in remaking the game. PSP’s Dan Walsh has player ratings and postgame analysis.

Tactical Analysis / Union

Postgame analysis: FC Cincinnati v. Philadelphia Union

Breaking down the Union’s 2-0 victory over FC Cincinnati

Analysis / Tactical Analysis

Postgame analysis: Philadelphia Union 3 – 0 Columbus Crew

Impressive individual performances, as well as a dynamic team effort, was ultimately the deciding factor in Philadelphia’s victory against a lethargic Columbus Crew side.

Analysis / Tactical Analysis

Postgame analysis: Philadelphia Union 2-0 New York City FC

The Union not only played some breathtaking footy Saturday night, but absolutely shredded NYCFC’s game plan by enforcing their will and style on the match.

Photo by Earl Gardner
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Postgame analysis: Philadelphia Union 1-3 LA Galaxy

Union coach Jim Curtin often talks about his team bringing a knife to a gun fight. The juxtaposition of those two weapons was never more on display than it was the pouring rain in Chester, PA on Saturday night.