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Ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls: PSP’s chat with the voice of the Union, PA announcer Kevin Casey

Casey talks about playing midfield at Eastern University, how he landed the gig with the Union, typical routine on a game day, and getting involved with U.S. Soccer.

The 1973 Philadelphia Atoms
Featured / Local

Buy local

With Chris Albright, Jeff Parke and Jim Curtin, the Union continue a long tradition of Philly pro soccer teams having a distinctly local flair. Results on and off the field justified the approach.

Daily news roundups

Garfan rising, Nowak says shoot, more news

Garfan’s tough play continues to put him in the running for the starting spot at left back. Nowak says the Union should take more shots. MacMath and the young goalkeeper movement. More news.


Local player named to US Futsal Team

Edison, New Jersey’s Jeremy Ortiz has been selected by the US National Futsal Team to participate in the upcoming Grand Prix de Futsal in Brazil.

Daily news roundups / Featured

USA, Union & Independence weekend!

More rumors about Cannavaro coming to the Union, the WPS loses another club, more on the US team ahead of Saturday’s match against Turkey, Central win Philly Public League girl’s soccer championship and more morning news. More I tell you, more!

Great Philly soccer teams: Philadelphia Atoms, part II
History / NASL / Philadelphia Soccer History

Great Philly soccer teams: Philadelphia Atoms, part II

This concludes the two-part “Great Philly soccer teams: Philadelphia Atoms.” You can read Part I here. Before Atoms coach Al Miller took the young team to England to train and to scout for some British players to fill out the roster, back in Philadelphia, Atoms general manager Bob Ehlinger’s marketing […]

MLS / Union / USL

Follow Friday – USL, MISL, Blogs, and News

Stealing a page from Twitter’s playbook, today’s piece is dedicated to highlighting some great news outlets for professional soccer in Maryland and Pennsylvania. The Upper 90 – Derek Meluzio Derek does great work covering soccer in the Harrisburg area and following the Harrisburg City Islanders. I have really enjoyed some […]

Union hire Vartughian to coach goalies
MLS / Union

Union hire Vartughian to coach goalies

Philadelphia Union have hired University of Maryland assistant Rob Vartughian as their goalkeepers coach. Major League Soccer announced on Tuesday night that Vartughian would immediately start work for the Union, with whom he has some strong past ties. Vartughian worked with Union manager Peter Nowak last year, when he coached goalkeepers on the […]