Articles written by: Matt Custer

Anyone who can name Ernesto Lopera and Pat Fidelia among his favorite players has been a fan of Philly Footy for a long time. A club founder, coach, ref, apostle of the Union Bible and Founding STH, Matt sometimes posts as the Atomic Spartan.

Fans’ View: What should the Union’s new mission statement say?
Fans' View / Season Previews

Fans’ View: What should the Union’s new mission statement say?

Philadelphia Union has decided to rework the club’s mission statement. Any suggestions?

Footy on the Telly Feb. 23 – Mar. 2
Footy on the Telly / Soccer on TV

Footy on the Telly Feb. 23 – Mar. 2

Watch USWNT vs. Germany on 3/1; and as Curling on TV cools down, CONCACAF action heats up (unless you’re in Toronto – hope it’s warmer than Denver!)

Footy on the Telly Feb. 16 – 23
Footy on the Telly / Soccer on TV

Footy on the Telly Feb. 16 – 23

UNION STREAMING ALERT: Watch Union v. DC United today, 2/17, 5:00 PM, Streaming at Tampa Bay Rowdies Youtube page or DCUnited.com. This week: All the League fixtures plus: FA Cup, Carolina Challenge Cup, Laliga Iberdrola, CONCACAF Champions League, Copa Libertadores, UEFA Champions League, Copa MX, Copa Sudamericana, UEFA Europa League.

Fans’ View: I still “Jungite” but fear Union may “Perite”
Fans' View

Fans’ View: I still “Jungite” but fear Union may “Perite”

Fans’ view writer Matt Custer contemplates why he has stayed a season ticket holder with the Union.

Footy on the Telly Feb. 9 -16
Footy on the Telly / Soccer on TV

Footy on the Telly Feb. 9 -16

With so many sliders, schussers, skiers and skaters taking over, look for EPL Footy action on CNBC this Saturday. Then FS1 has midweek UEFA Action

Footy on the Telly: Feb. 2 – 9
Footy on the Telly / Soccer on TV

Footy on the Telly: Feb. 2 – 9

This week, it’s cup action just about everywhere. And Futsal!

Footy on the Telly: Jan. 26 – Feb. 2
Footy on the Telly / Soccer on TV

Footy on the Telly: Jan. 26 – Feb. 2

Late Corrections: NBCSN will carry Huddersfield v Liverpool Tuesday, and Spurs v Man U on Wednesday

Footy on the Telly Jan 19 – 26
Footy on the Telly / Soccer on TV

Footy on the Telly Jan 19 – 26

A complete rundown on all the pro Footy that’s fit to watch this week

Footy on the Telly  Jan. 12 – 19
Footy on the Telly / Soccer on TV

Footy on the Telly Jan. 12 – 19

Comment below to put in a word for your favorite clubs and we’ll  get them listed in our Curated Footy Watch List.  And while you’re at it, tell us what special channels you use to access your games (not everyone gets Palace PlayerHD or Cytavision Sports 6). Your totally-subjective Curated […]

Footy on the Telly – Jan. 5 – 12
Footy on the Telly / Soccer on TV

Footy on the Telly – Jan. 5 – 12

It’s Cup Competition time again in France and Spain, while Fox Sports 1 covers 6 FA Cup matches. And, oh yeah, The all-important (?) Florida Cup