Archive for May, 2012

Inside Reading: The US Open Cup road trip
Featured / Inside Reading / Reading United AC

Inside Reading: The US Open Cup road trip

It’s a tale of good soccer, long bus rides, kung fu aliens, Snickers, Gatorade, and a gun-toting guy and his waffle-eating dog. Reading United’s Kyle McCarthy takes us behind the scenes in his club’s trip to Charleston, South Carolina for what could be the toughest match they play all season.

Analysis: USA 1-4 Brazil
Featured / USMNT

Analysis: USA 1-4 Brazil

There was a lot more to the US-Brazil match than just the scoreline (such as Dempsey and Donovan pairing for the first time under Juergman Klinsmann and a whole lot of saves by Brazil’s goalkeeper). PSP breaks down the keys to Wednesday night’s game.

Brazil waxes US, more news
Daily news roundups / Featured

Brazil waxes US, more news

Brazil shows they are no Scotland. Klinsmann wants nastier USA team. Another Open Cup upset. Video of Harrisburg’s comeback against New England. More news.

Featured / USMNT / World

Report: USA 1-4 Brazil

Neymar, Marcelo and Pato, oh my! Brazil brought their bag of tricks – and a stunning young goalie – to Washington, DC in a 4-1 victory over the United States, spoiling Clint Dempsey’s return.

Union vs. Rhinos in pictures
Featured / Photo essays

Union vs. Rhinos in pictures

PSP photographer Nicolae Stoian’s look at the Union’s first US Open Cup win.

Union USOC postgame presser & interviews
Featured / US Open Cup

Union USOC postgame presser & interviews

Video of John Hackworth’s press conference and locker room interviews with Chris Konopka, Sheanon Williams, Gabriel Farfan, Amobi Okugo and Michael Lahoud.

Philly’s first international
Featured / Philadelphia Soccer History

Philly’s first international

A look at the connection between cricket and the first international friendly played in Philadelphia.

Player of the Week: Andrew Wenger
Featured / Player of the Week

Player of the Week: Andrew Wenger

Andrew Wenger might make a habit of this: He’s PSP’s Philadelphia Player of the Week after scoring in his first start for Montreal.