Archive for December, 2013

Sheanon Williams celebrates an improbable goal against Chicago. (Photo: Paul Rudderow)
Annual Awards

PSP’s Best of 2013

Here is the best of 2013, as determined by some of the PSP crew. Everything from best local team and best goal of the year to the worst hair and biggest controversy of the year.

Philly Soccer 100: New Year’s Day soccer, 1914
Philadelphia Soccer History

Philly Soccer 100: New Year’s Day soccer, 1914

One hundred years ago, the busy Philadelphia soccer holiday schedule continued through New Year’s Day.

Jack on what the Union need & a new contract, Pablo Perez update, lots of lists, more news
Daily news roundups

Jack on what the Union need & a new contract, Pablo Perez update, lots of lists, more news

Jack McInerney on through balls and a raise. Argentinian report say Perez suitors down to Union and Malaga. Lots of year end lists. More news.

2013: Tough to match this year for American soccer
MLS / US / USMNT / World Cup

2013: Tough to match this year for American soccer

2013 was a banner year for American soccer in many ways. Can 2014 match it? PSP’s Earl Reed considers.

Philadelphia Union v Sporting KC by Daniel Gajdamowicz
Daily news roundups

Hack says DP option possible, Perez update, Reading United name new coach, more news

John Hackworth on the Union’s offseason approach to bolstering the roster. Latest on Pablo Perez. Reading United name new head coach. More news.

Hack hopeful signings will be announced “very soon,” Le Toux ranked No. 1 MLS right mid by SA, more
Daily news roundups

Hack hopeful signings will be announced “very soon,” Le Toux ranked No. 1 MLS right mid by SA, more

John Hackworth hopeful for signing announcements before the new year and says Carlos Valdes resolution is “close.” Soccer America names Le Toux top right mid in MLS for 2013. More.

Footy on the Telly, Dec. 27-Jan. 2
Soccer on TV

Footy on the Telly, Dec. 27-Jan. 2

Your weekly listings of live soccer on TV, online, and on satellite radio.

Philly Soccer 100: Christmas soccer, 1913
Philadelphia Soccer History

Philly Soccer 100: Christmas soccer, 1913

Intercity, interleague, Philadelphia Challenge Cup, and league games were all on the holiday soccer schedule 100 years ago.