Articles written by: Chris Gibbons

Father of two, husband of one, co-host of the All 3 Points podcast, largely right footed one-who-misses-sitters, enjoys all manner of bourbon and red wine, as well as the no-longer-available Talen Energy Stadium concession, "El Golazo."

An offseason stream of consciousness
Offseason Issues / Union

An offseason stream of consciousness

PSP columnist Chris Gibbons offers this stream of consciousness about the Union’s search for a No. 10, because there isn’t really anything concrete about that search other than it’s failure thus far.

Thursday prior to the big weekend. Field was perfect and photogenic.
Commentary / Union

Revisiting the Four Agreements

The Union were quiet for months after the 2017 season ended. Though they broke the silence in a big way last week, this silence created anxiety, anger, and resent among their most ardent fans. To repair this relationship, let’s revisit the lessons learned from The Four Agreements, originally posted in April of last year.

An ode to the life of a Union fan
Union

An ode to the life of a Union fan

One PSP writer shares his seasonal optimism in verse, an ode to the life of a Union fan.

The 12 days of Union Kits-mas
History

The 12 days of Union Kits-mas

The Union have donned a seasonally appropriate 12 pieces of gay apparel since their inception in 2010. We’ve compiled a list of the best and worst moments in each shirt.

A Union holiday buying guide
Union

A Union holiday buying guide

It’s the holiday season. Should you be looking for Union gifts for your loved ones, this is the place to find them.

The case against soccer-specific stadiums
Culture / Opinion

The case against soccer-specific stadiums

Chris Gibbons argues that the Union are in the entertainment, not soccer, business – and that calls for a versatile stadium.

Player to watch: Jay Simpson
Players to watch

Player to watch: Jay Simpson

Jay Simpson’s future is cloudy as the Union embark on another season outside of the playoffs.

Players we watched: end of season edition
Players to watch

Players we watched: end of season edition

The final entry in a season-long series entitled, “Players to watch.”

Season review: The pleasant surprises
Season Reviews / Union

Season review: The pleasant surprises

Amidst a lost season, the Union had three pleasant surprises you can memorably tuck away for safe keeping.

Match preview: Philadelphia Union v. Orlando City SC
Match previews

Match preview: Philadelphia Union v. Orlando City SC

The Union take on Orlando City SC for the final match of their underwhelming season.