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.

News roundup: Let them play out of the back
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News roundup: Let them play out of the back

Possible shakeups for the Union, and some information at the local and youth levels

News roundup: Missing maestro, NYCFC preview, Open Cup first round, Drogba, more
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News roundup: Missing maestro, NYCFC preview, Open Cup first round, Drogba, more

NYC Pigeons preview, the Union are missing their string-puller, the evolution of MLS fullbacks, and Didier Drogba returns to the states.

News roundup: “2016 is not 2017,” preferred positions, CCL letdown, more
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News roundup: “2016 is not 2017,” preferred positions, CCL letdown, more

Jim Curtin’s weekly press conference gave fans a whole lot to think about and another year, another all-Liga MX CCL final.

News roundup: Curtin presser, return from break, Fire World Cup champs, more
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News roundup: Curtin presser, return from break, Fire World Cup champs, more

The Union return from international break, Schweini arrives stateside, and other news tidbits.

News roundup: Unfortunate 45, Picault possibilities, local club news, more
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News roundup: Unfortunate 45, Picault possibilities, local club news, more

Curtin wax tactical about beating the press, area soccer tryouts and news, and can the Yanks right the ship in the hex?

Pulisic scores again, Bedoya gets call-up, Eric Ayuk’s whereabouts, more news
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Pulisic scores again, Bedoya gets call-up, Eric Ayuk’s whereabouts, more news

Pulisic scores again, Bedoya gets called up to the national team, and where in the world is Eric Ayuk? Today’s news roundup.

News roundup: Mad Beatz and other gifts from the sky
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News roundup: Mad Beatz and other gifts from the sky

Garber visits Philly, Mad Beatz at the stadium, LA goes after Zlatan, more news.

News roundup: Trash talk, USWNT in Chester, Dallas through in CCL, Steel down Nova, more
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News roundup: Trash talk, USWNT in Chester, Dallas through in CCL, Steel down Nova, more

Alejandro Bedoya reveals Union locker room dynamics and the USWNT score a victory in Chester.

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News roundup: Union give up two leads, Steel win big, CCL fever, more

A late goal leads to a Union draw, Bethlehem crushes Junior Lone Star, all-MLS CCL draw, and a bevy of preseason action.

News roundup: US uniform drop, Ayuk’s future, Union scrimmage, more
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News roundup: US uniform drop, Ayuk’s future, Union scrimmage, more

Eric Ayuk falling down the depth chart, new red USMNT jersey introduced, Vancouver and NYC announce big signings, more news.