Articles written by: Nick Fishman

A native of South Jersey, Nick Fishman started with the Philly Soccer Page before the 2017 MLS season. He primarily covers the Union, although some would say not well. He also likes to use self-deprecating humor to describe himself. Catch him on twitter @nick_fishman or email him at nsfishman90@gmail.com

News roundup: Union-Rapids primer, Sarachan’s mindset, and the Ronal-do-over
Daily news roundups

News roundup: Union-Rapids primer, Sarachan’s mindset, and the Ronal-do-over

Here’s the final news roundup of the week

The focus is on defense during Curtin’s press conference
Press Conference / Union

The focus is on defense during Curtin’s press conference

Jim Curtin’s weekly press conference included updated injury news and a lot of talk about the Union’s teenaged defenders.

The MLS report: Week Four
MLS

The MLS report: Week Four

Another week, another Union bye. Here’s the latest recap of the week that was in MLS.

News roundup: Zlatan, defensive injuries, and an all star game opponent
Daily news roundups

News roundup: Zlatan, defensive injuries, and an all star game opponent

Today’s news hits on the signing of Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Union injuries and possible replacements, and how war can shape a soccer club— plus much more.

It’s Matthew Real’s time to shine as injuries hit the Union’s back line
Press Conference / Union

It’s Matthew Real’s time to shine as injuries hit the Union’s back line

With injuries hitting the Union’s defense, Jim Curtin spoke about Matthew Real’s role going forward at his weekly press conference.

The MLS report: Matchday 3
MLS

The MLS report: Matchday 3

It was a colorful weekend in MLS with a shade of sky blue and some reds sprinkled in. PSP’s MLS recap is here.

News roundup: Talen to host USMNT friendly, Philly a World Cup host-city finalist, a potentially historic women’s league, and a new owner?
Daily news roundups

News roundup: Talen to host USMNT friendly, Philly a World Cup host-city finalist, a potentially historic women’s league, and a new owner?

Big news all over: Philly in the spotlight, UEFA Cup draws, angry men storming fields, new Steel kits, and an international call-up.

MLS recap: Week 2
MLS

MLS recap: Week 2

We’re trying something new — a weekly recap of all the MLS action. This week’s storylines include Champions League success, a rash of late winners, and goals galore.

After Fontana’s dream debut, how can Curtin hit snooze?
Press Conference / Union

After Fontana’s dream debut, how can Curtin hit snooze?

Anthony Fontana was the story of the season opener, but how will Jim Curtin find him time? That and more from the coach’s weekly press conference.

Five games to watch in 2018
Season Previews

Five games to watch in 2018

You can’t attend every game, but PSP’s Nick Fishman gives you five games to circle on your calendar this season.