Articles written by: Jim O'Leary

Jim started writing for PSP around the same time the Union announced they were looking to hire a Chief Tattoo Officer. Those two facts probably aren't related, but what if they were? He's on twitter @thejimoleary, but be warned it's only about 60% soccer.

Player Ratings: New York Red Bulls 0 – 0 Philadelphia Union
Player ratings / Union

Player Ratings: New York Red Bulls 0 – 0 Philadelphia Union

The good, the bad, and the concerningly disinterested.

What went wrong for USMNT Friday night
Analysis / USMNT

What went wrong for USMNT Friday night

Analysis and thoughts on the World Cup Qualifier between the USMNT and Costa Rica.

Thoughts on coaching
Union

Thoughts on coaching

Of all the teams to choose to coach for, what makes so many Union players return as coaches?

Player Ratings: Toronto FC 3 – 0 Philadelphia Union
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Player Ratings: Toronto FC 3 – 0 Philadelphia Union

Poor performances from several players overshadowed a few bright spots on the Union’s final trip to Canada this season.

Some Union players still have much to fight for
Commentary / Union

Some Union players still have much to fight for

Hopes are low for the team finding success with what’s left of the season, but there are still several players with things left to prove by the end of the year.

Match preview: Philadelphia Union vs. Montreal Impact
Match previews / Union

Match preview: Philadelphia Union vs. Montreal Impact

Third time’s a charm as the Union look to beat the Impact in their final meeting this season.

Who is Nicolás Martínez?
Union

Who is Nicolás Martínez?

The Union are rumored to be signing Nick Martinez on loan. We take a look at the attacking midfielder.

Player ratings: Philadelphia Union vs. Columbus Crew
Player ratings / Union

Player ratings: Philadelphia Union vs. Columbus Crew

The same teams, playing the same game, lead to significantly different results.

Player ratings: Columbus Crew 1 – 0 Philadelphia Union
Player ratings / Union

Player ratings: Columbus Crew 1 – 0 Philadelphia Union

Saturday’s game earns some players praise, and several players scorn.

Match preview: Montreal Impact vs. Philadelphia Union
Match previews / Union

Match preview: Montreal Impact vs. Philadelphia Union

A busy two weeks kicks off tomorrow night with two teams missing key players and C.J. Sapong and Laurent Ciman ready to battle.