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Steven Whisler is a somewhat-talented freelance copywriter living in South Philadelphia. He enjoys geeking out on literature, film, and soccer. You can see what he’s up to at swwhisler.com.

News roundup: The Streak, Perrella departs Steel FC, xG’s, MLS roundups, more
Daily news roundups / Documents

News roundup: The Streak, Perrella departs Steel FC, xG’s, MLS roundups, more

The Streak picks up steam and headlines, Ayuk makes his debut, and a whole bunch of takes on all the weekend action.

Match preview: LA Galaxy vs. Philadelphia Union
Match previews / Uncategorized / Union

Match preview: LA Galaxy vs. Philadelphia Union

The Union head to Los Angeles still searching for their first win. Can they find a shock result against a Galaxy side still figuring things out post-Bruce Arena?

News roundup: Hot messes, hot ‘Lando, takeaways, power rankings, more
Daily news roundups

News roundup: Hot messes, hot ‘Lando, takeaways, power rankings, more

More moribund post-game analyses, league lessons and takeaways, Yallop takes off like a Phoenix, and the US goalkeeper pool shows its age.

News roundup: Money talks, Najem debut, no thanks Terry, pro Pugh, more
Daily news roundups

News roundup: Money talks, Najem debut, no thanks Terry, pro Pugh, more

The Union can’t afford to be bad, Najem makes a dream come true, and wunderkind Mallory Pugh is turning pro.

News roundup: Under pressure, Steel recap, joint biddin’, more
Daily news roundups

News roundup: Under pressure, Steel recap, joint biddin’, more

Speculation and the blame game ramp up in Union land and what will a North American World Cup look like?

Player ratings: Philadelphia Union 1 – 3 Portland Timbers
Player ratings / Union

Player ratings: Philadelphia Union 1 – 3 Portland Timbers

Another week, another disappointing Union performance. Was it group mediocrity or individual mistakes?

It’s time to hold Earnie Stewart accountable
Commentary / Featured

It’s time to hold Earnie Stewart accountable

Forget Jim Curtin. It’s time to hold Earnie Stewart accountable for signing players who don’t fit the 4-2-3-1 system he and the Union want to employ. PSP’s Steve Whisler explains.

News roundup: Sapong super-sub, Marquez backup plan, Zlatan, CCL action, more
Daily news roundups

News roundup: Sapong super-sub, Marquez backup plan, Zlatan, CCL action, more

More analysis from the Union’s disappointing weekend adventures, what to do about centerback depth, Vancouver and Dallas head to Mexico to make some history, and what the Zlatan? Updated.

News roundup: Union fan survey, new Steel brass, Panama previews, more
Daily news roundups

News roundup: Union fan survey, new Steel brass, Panama previews, more

The positives and negatives of being a Union fan and every angle imaginable ahead of tonight’s WCQ match versus Panama.

News roundup: Orlando’s blanket, Schweini signs, Cassar out, more
Daily news roundups

News roundup: Orlando’s blanket, Schweini signs, Cassar out, more

Player ratings, Orlando’s shut-down strategy, and should the Union chase Polster after Schweini signing?