Articles written by: Peter Andrews

As PSP's West Coast Bureau Chief, Peter Andrews covers the Union from the far side of the United States. Originally from Wilmington, Delaware, he is a third-year law student at the University of California, Berkeley. Sunil Gulati once gave him an A- in Economics. Follow him on Twitter @pfandrews.

Match report: Philadelphia Union 1-0 D.C. United
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Match report: Philadelphia Union 1-0 D.C. United

A Fafa Picault strike, an Andre Blake penalty save, and a red card given… then rescinded highlighted Philadelphia Union’s first win since May, a 1-0 home victory over D.C. United.

Time for changes on defense
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Time for changes on defense

The Union’s current back four isn’t good enough with the ball and aren’t part of the team’s future. Peter Andrews on why it’s time to change course.

Stock rising, stock falling: Union 3-1 Harrisburg
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Stock rising, stock falling: Union 3-1 Harrisburg

The Union breezed past Harrisburg on Wednesday night. Which players helped their standing with the team, and which players failed to seize the opportunity?

Postgame video: NYCFC 2-1 Union
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Postgame video: NYCFC 2-1 Union

Video of the postgame press conference with Jim Curtin, and interviews with Andre Blake, Fafa Picault, and Josh Yaro, after Saturday’s match at Yankee Stadium.

Match report: NYCFC 2-1 Philadelphia Union
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Match report: NYCFC 2-1 Philadelphia Union

Two late goals from NYCFC erased Fafa Picault’s opener as the Union lost their second straight match, 2-1.

Match report: Real Salt Lake 1-0 Philadelphia Union
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Match report: Real Salt Lake 1-0 Philadelphia Union

Joao Plata’s goal ended Philadelphia Union’s four-game winless streak, as hosts Real Salt Lake earned a 1-0 victory over a poor Union side.

Jim Curtin is pressing all the right buttons
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Jim Curtin is pressing all the right buttons

Four wins in a row, and Jim Curtin is off the hot seat. Peter Andrews reviews the manager’s string of good decisions and what we’ve learned these last six weeks.

Screenshot of Haris Medunjanin after scoring against D.C. United on May 13, 2017.
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Match report: D.C. United 0-4 Philadelphia Union

The Union destroyed an abject D.C. United team 4-0 behind Haris Medunjanin’s dominance in midfield, winning their second consecutive match.

At long last, a smile or two from the Union
For Pete's Sake

At long last, a smile or two from the Union

With the winless streak at 16 games, the weight of the world sat on the Union’s shoulders. Peter Andrews on the joys of breaking the streak.

LA Galaxy v Philadelphia Union, April 29 2017, Peter Andrews
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Match report: LA Galaxy 0-0 Philadelphia Union

It was a quiet game in the city of stars, as Philadelphia Union and LA Galaxy played out a scoreless draw on Saturday night.