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 beat. Catch him on twitter @nick_fishman or email him at nsfishman90@gmail.com

Has Mark McKenzie played himself into the starting 11?
Press Conference / Union

Has Mark McKenzie played himself into the starting 11?

After an impressive performance against Montreal, has Mark McKenzie claimed a starting spot? Jim Curtin answered that and more during his weekly press conference.

Match preview: Montreal Impact vs. Philadelphia Union
Match previews

Match preview: Montreal Impact vs. Philadelphia Union

As the Union look end their road woes, PSP’s Nick Fishman gets you ready for this weekend’s contest in Montreal.

News roundup: Union salaries, Rooney updates, EPL finale, more
Daily news roundups

News roundup: Union salaries, Rooney updates, EPL finale, more

Here’s the last roundup of the week.

Match report: Columbus Crew 1-0 Philadelphia Union
Union match reports

Match report: Columbus Crew 1-0 Philadelphia Union

There was nothing surprising about the Union’s 1-0 defeat in Columbus. Gyasi Zardes’ goal was enough as the Union looked a club without any ideas.

Homegrown alone: Has Derrick Jones been left behind?
Feature / Union

Homegrown alone: Has Derrick Jones been left behind?

The success of the Union’s teenage talent has masked the disappearance of Derrick Jones. Is he still a key part of the future? Nick Fishman spoke with Jones and Jim Curtin to find the answer.

I Believe That We Will Win: An interview with author Phil West
US

I Believe That We Will Win: An interview with author Phil West

We spoke with the author of the next must-read book for any fan of soccer in the U.S.

Match report: Toronto FC 3-0 Philadelphia Union
Union match reports

Match report: Toronto FC 3-0 Philadelphia Union

The Union fell 3-0 at BMO Field to Toronto FC. The result was disappointing, but the performance was worse. It gave little hope to fans that things will improve for the Boys in Blue.

News roundup: Priming Toronto and a baker who is more than he seems
Daily news roundups

News roundup: Priming Toronto and a baker who is more than he seems

Here’s the last roundup of the week!

Curtin says the Union face a “dangerous” opponent in Toronto FC
Press Conference / Union

Curtin says the Union face a “dangerous” opponent in Toronto FC

Timing can be everything. So is this the right time for the Union to travel to Toronto? Jim Curtin answers that and more in his weekly press conference.

The MLS report: Homecoming week
MLS

The MLS report: Homecoming week

With LAFC making their home debut, it’s time to ask what the expansion side could mean to the league. Also, one historic player had quite the accomplishment and the best of the rest from another week in MLS.