Aug 29, 2012, 12:27 PM EDT
In the short history of the Philadelphia Union, no other player has been as polarizing for fans and soccer pundits as Freddy Adu. Freddy has at times over his career been an absolute lightning rod for criticism and speculation, and recent reports and commentaries have maintained this trend.
Aug 20, 2012, 10:49 AM EDT
The Union would escape with a point in the 1-1 draw, but no individual on the field featured more prominently than the man wearing bright yellow.
Aug 19, 2012, 4:43 PM EDT
Philadelphia Union travel to Washington D.C. to face United at RFK Stadium in Major League Soccer action.
Aug 16, 2012, 2:42 PM EDT
The Union traded forward Lionard Pajoy for midfielder Danny Cruz.
Aug 15, 2012, 11:34 PM EDT
The United States Mens’ National Team beat Mexico 1-0 at El Azteca Stadium. Michael Orozco Fiscal scored the game winning goal as Tim Howard kept a clean sheet August 15, 2012
Aug 13, 2012, 10:16 AM EDT
Soccer can be a contact sport as well. One of the scarier plays we’ve ever seen took place on Saturday at the Linc during Celtic’s match vs. Real Madrid.
Aug 12, 2012, 5:42 PM EDT
Philadelphia Union host the Chicago Fire in MLS action at PPL Park in Chester. Game time is 7:00 PM
Aug 11, 2012, 12:14 PM EDT
A busy sports Saturday in South Philly kicks off with some of the world’s best futbolers going at it at the Linc. Cristiano Ronaldo and Real Madrid take on Celtic FC.
Aug 10, 2012, 1:48 AM EDT
Newly crowned Olympic champion and South Jersey native showed her support for the Phillies on Twitter. Only it was directed at Shane Victorino, a Dodger.
Aug 9, 2012, 4:46 PM EDT
South Jersey native and Rutgers graduate Carli Lloyd scored both goals in the U.S.’s 2-1 win over Japan in the gold medal match on Thursday afternoon.
Aug 5, 2012, 12:44 PM EDT
It wasn’t the Union’s night in Montreal, where the Impact avenged their late-game loss at PPL Park last month, beating Philadelphia by a 2-0 count.
Aug 4, 2012, 12:35 PM EDT
The Philadelphia Union head to Montreal to take in the Impact at Stade Saputo
Jul 30, 2012, 2:10 AM EDT
a fantastic cross from Sheanon Williams in the 90th minute to that found McInerney in just the right place to head one past the keeper’s feet. Union win, SoB’s go nuts.
Jul 25, 2012, 11:49 AM EDT
We’re giving away five pairs of tickets to tonight’s MLS All-Star Game at PPL Park.
Jul 25, 2012, 10:34 AM EDT
Why Wednesday night’s MLS All-Star Game is a best-of-all worlds showcase for Philly soccer fans, while also a reminder of MLS’s place in global soccer.
Jul 24, 2012, 2:03 PM EDT
Who are some professional athletes Philly fans can’t stand, but you would love to see in one of the local teams’ uniforms?
Jul 24, 2012, 11:46 AM EDT
Detailed in the report are the specifics of Nowak’s contract, from annual salaries to flight and hotel accommodations and car allowances, the Union’s detailed reasons for firing Nowak, as well as the apparent disagreements over the severance arrangement.
Jul 21, 2012, 12:22 PM EDT
Philadelphia Union travel to Harrison, New Jersey and Red Bull Arena to face Sebastien Le Toux, Thierry Henry, Kenny Cooper and the rest of the New York Red Bulls
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Jul 21, 2012, 10:45 AM EDT
What we’re reading this morning instead of doing something more productive.
Jul 16, 2012, 10:07 PM EDT
The NFL’s best placekicker in 2011 was at PPL Park to take in a Philadelphia Union match on Saturday night.
Jul 15, 2012, 12:42 PM EDT
A look at the Union’s 2-1 win over the Montreal Impact, the week ahead, thoughts on male-pattern baldness, and what it might mean when you see a large group of fans wearing the jersey of a single opposing player.
Jul 14, 2012, 5:28 PM EDT
The Philadelphia Union host MLS expansion side Montreal Impact tonight at PPL Park at 7PM.
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Jul 14, 2012, 12:19 PM EDT
Some outside reading selections for your Saturday morning…
Jul 11, 2012, 4:49 PM EDT
The Union are hosting a pretty big semi-final contest in the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup this evening down at PPL Park. And according to the Union’s website, you can tune in to watch it live at PhiladelphiaUnion.com.
Jul 11, 2012, 9:39 AM EDT
Friend of the Level and founding member of the Sons of Benjamin West supporters group Gordon Strachan breaks down what’s been going right for the Philadelphia Union, looking at tactical deployments and individual player efforts, with an eye toward what we might expect to see in tonight’s match. Will their success continue and earn them a spot in the Lamar Hunt US Open Cup Final?
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