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Daily news roundups / Featured

Union grades and more morning news

Some end-of-week news to talk about while you’re waiting to order your Union Dog at Saturday’s Union match against New England Revolution. Including mid-season grades, an excellent profile of a Philly soccer player from the 1950s, trade rumors and signings, WPS restructuring and an American four minute hat-trick against a Chelsea XI.

MLS / Union

Le Toux, MLS All-Stars Stymied As Man U Rolls 5-2

Brion Shreffler looks at Le Toux’s involvement while recapping a one-sided affair between the MLS All-Stars and Manchester United.

Featured / History / Local / Philadelphia Soccer History / US Amateur Cup

Great Philly teams: United German Hungarians

Our series on great Philadelphia soccer teams continues with a look at the history of United German Hungarians. Among the clubs many achievements is winning the National Amateur Cup in 1965 and 1999 and appearing in the US Open Cup final in 1977 and 1993. The club is celebrating its 100th anniversary this year by hosting the USASA National Amateur Cup Finals.

Independence / Indy match reports

Rodriguez nets two more in win over Chicago

Amy Rodriguez continues her fine run of form with two goals and an assist in the Independence’s 3-0 victory over Chicago Red Stars.

Daily news roundups

Iran prez disses Octopus & more news of the morn

PSP photographer chosen to shoot 2010 Homeless World Cup in Rio, Garber loves the Glazers, Maradona ‘betrayed,” Paul the Octopus a symbol of decadence and decay, and more news to wash the awful taste of the All-Star game out of your mouth

USMNT / World Cup

Free Bob Bradley, too…

It is time to part ways with Bob Bradley, it is best for the US and it is best for the coach. His next step? England? Europe? He has the ability, will he get a shot?

USMNT / World

Potential new faces for 2014 World Cup qualifying

This is a look at five players, who might contribute to the US National Team during the 2014 World Cup qualifying cycle, which will most likely begin next year.

Featured / Los Angeles Galaxy / MLS / World

Here’s what matters in MLS

The 4-1 demolition of MLS’s best team by a second division club is inexcusable. MLS must take CONCACAF Champions League more seriously. Here’s why.

Daily news roundups

Le Toux wants to score and more morning news

Some All-Star game news ahead of tonight’s game and more news than you can wave a cursor at.

Featured / Union / Union match reports

Philadelphia Union 1-1 Harrisburg City Islanders

There was some good, some bad and some ugly in Tuesday night’s friendly between Philadelphia Union and the Harrisburg City Islanders of the USL. PSP’s Tim Uhrich recaps.