Articles written by: Scott Ellis

Scott Ellis is a mobile payments guy by day, dad, men’s league soccer player, youth soccer and baseball coach, and 6-year season ticket holder. He believes in craft beer, bbq sauce, the beautiful game, sports movie montages, and that Jimmy Chitwood can take anyone one-on-one. Follow him on Twitter at @ScotteDoop_COYB.

Fans’ View: The Waiting
Fans' View

Fans’ View: The Waiting

The Union’s plans are wearing on Fans’ View’s Scott Ellis’s patience.

Fans’ View: Apathy creeps in
Fans' View

Fans’ View: Apathy creeps in

Scott Ellis has been a Union fanatic since the beginning. Now, something has changed.

Fan’s View: Set piece anxiety
Fans' View

Fan’s View: Set piece anxiety

It’s well established by now that part of being a lifelong Philadelphia sports fan is the familiar feeling that no matter how well things seem to be going, there’s always trouble lurking just ahead.

Fans’ View: My new opening day
Fans' View

Fans’ View: My new opening day

Fans’ View writer Scott Ellis returns to PSP and Talen Energy Stadium this year after a little hiatus

2008 CFC Dortmund Black wins the IberCup USA 2017
Youth Soccer Development

Going to the IberCup: Part 3

Scott Ellis fills us in on how one of the nation’s biggest youth tourneys played out for his son’s Philadelphia-area team as they wrapped up their time in Dallas.

Going to the IberCup 2017: Part Two
Youth Soccer Development

Going to the IberCup 2017: Part Two

The games have begun at IberCup 2017! Scott Ellis shares he and his son’s experiences in part two.

iber cup youth tournament
Youth Soccer

Going to the IberCup 2017

Justin Ellis is headed to the IberCup youth tournament in Dallas along with his club, Contintental FC. His dad, Scott Ellis, shares their experience.

Fans’ View: Channeling my inner Hinkie
Fans' View

Fans’ View: Channeling my inner Hinkie

With the heightened expectations at midseason now tempered, what comes next for fans?

Fans’ View: Open letter to Tranquillo Barnetta
Fans' View

Fans’ View: Open letter to Tranquillo Barnetta

Scott Ellis wants Quillo to stay. Here is his plea to the Union midfielder.

Fans’ View: Reality check
Fans' View

Fans’ View: Reality check

Scott Ellis looks at what what has gone right for the Union, and what has not, as the playoff race heats up.