Articles written by: Josh Trott

Josh Trott grew up in Olney playing for Olney AA and went to Central HS, where he warmed the bench. After college, he taught, coached and played in Uganda at Christ School Bundibugyo. He returned to Philadelphia, where he has taught and coached for ten years. Currently he coaches Central's varsity boys. In 2014 he published Nobody Says Hi Anymore, in which a lone teenager uses a Philadelphian toughness and honesty to survive the zombie apocalypse.

Daily roundup: Analysis of Union shot production, All-Stars to PKs, more
Daily news roundups

Daily roundup: Analysis of Union shot production, All-Stars to PKs, more

Today’s local, MLS, and Union news

Daily roundup: Union win, Blake out, Morris and Altidore win the Gold Cup
Daily news roundups

Daily roundup: Union win, Blake out, Morris and Altidore win the Gold Cup

Both the Union and USMNT won last night, but Andre Blake may miss some more time. Today’s news.

CONCACAF Gold Cup
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Daily Roundup: Wednesday soccer all night

USMNT win, the Union lose and more in today’s roundup.

Daily roundup: Pontius leaves tomorrow, Danny Williams Premier premiere
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Daily roundup: Pontius leaves tomorrow, Danny Williams Premier premiere

Chris Pontius heads to the Gold Cup and more in today’s news.

Daily roundup: Union lose on PKs, US Open Cup upsets, more
Daily news roundups

Daily roundup: Union lose on PKs, US Open Cup upsets, more

The Union are knocked out of the Open Cup and more in today’s roundup.

FC Cincinatti vs Columbus Crew
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Daily roundup: Open Cup upsets, Union not upset

The Union advance, FC Cincinnati upset their opponents, and more in today’s news roundup.

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Commentary / Youth Soccer

Youth development: Broad or deep?

What is the best approach to developing youth players? High school soccer coach and PSP contributor Josh Trott explores.

Courtesy of the Philadelphia Union
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News roundup: USMNT to face Trinidad tonight, Beckham’s stadium hopes advance, and more

The U.S. have a big game tonight, Andre Blake receives another honor, and more in this morning’s news roundup.

Courtesy of US Soccer, Christos FC celebrates third round victory.
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News roundup: U20s advance, Reading out of USOC, more

The U-20s advance, Harrisburg knocks Reading out of the U.S. Open Cup, MLS midweek matches, and the rest of the day’s news.

Player of the Week: Haris Medunjanin
Player of the Week

Player of the Week: Haris Medunjanin

Haris Medunjanin’s physics-bending play makes him PSP’s Player of the Week.