Archive for August, 2013

The Week in Tweets
Union / Week in Tweets

The Week in Tweets

Reaction to the massacre in New England, cupcakin’ with Garfan and Wheeler, and Mike Lahoud gets a call up. It’s The Week in Tweets.

Perseverance rating: A better way to statistically evaluate soccer goalkeepers
US Soccer History

Perseverance rating: A better way to statistically evaluate soccer goalkeepers

Steve Holroyd considers how to better statistically evaluate goalkeepers.

Preview: Philadelphia Union vs Montreal Impact
Match previews

Preview: Philadelphia Union vs Montreal Impact

The Union need to keep a tight defensive shape against a Montreal side that will look to break through early against a makeshift Philadelphia backline.

Fans’ View: Like a good neighbor
Fans' View

Fans’ View: Like a good neighbor

PPL Park is, essentially, one giant neighborhood with a great diversity of neighbors.

Montreal bits, Lahoud called up by Sierra Leone, USMNT roster, Champions League Draw, more
Daily news roundups

Montreal bits, Lahoud called up by Sierra Leone, USMNT roster, Champions League Draw, more

News before Saturday’s big game against Montreal. Michale Lahoud called up by Sierra Leone, will miss SJ. US roster announced for upcoming qualifiers. Champions League and Europa League group stage draws. More.

Footy on the Telly: Aug. 30-Sept. 5
Soccer on TV

Footy on the Telly: Aug. 30-Sept. 5

Your weekly live soccer listings on TV and online.

Celebrating the Atoms
Philadelphia Soccer History

Celebrating the Atoms

A one spot stop for our series celebrating the 40th anniversary of the Philadelphia Atoms’ NASL championship.

Union v Red Bulls
Analysis

Scoping the Union’s stretch run

Of the four teams vying for a playoff spot, the Union play the toughest overall schedule. Only two of those games are against Eastern Conference teams below them in the standings.