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Thoughts on civic identity while standing in line at Wawa
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Thoughts on civic identity while standing in line at Wawa

Orlando has Wawas, as well as a level of community engagement that the Union should be learning from.

Youth and pride: If not now, when?
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Youth and pride: If not now, when?

Shana Tovah! Steve Whisler rings in the Jewish New Year with all sorts of disbelief about the Union’s resistance to play their best young prospects.

Skill, preparation, and chance
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Skill, preparation, and chance

The Union aren’t close to being a good team. They are, however, closer than you might think to being in the thick of things.

Explaining the Steel’s 2017 road record
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Explaining the Steel’s 2017 road record

Bethlehem Steel head coach Brendan Burke explains why the 2017 road record is already 250% better than 2016’s — two points and the away records table.

Some Union players still have much to fight for
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Some Union players still have much to fight for

Hopes are low for the team finding success with what’s left of the season, but there are still several players with things left to prove by the end of the year.

The Union, the process, and the No. 10
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The Union, the process, and the No. 10

There has been ample time for Philadelphia Union to acquire help at the No. 10. Through two transfer windows, the Union found nobody. PSP’s Adam Cann lays out the problem in depth and takes the front office to task on it.

Doubting the process
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Doubting the process

The Union held a town hall meeting for season ticket-holders but refuse to let anyone else know what happened. PSP’s Adam Schorr thinks he knows why.

You should be happy the Union aren’t signing a No. 10 this summer
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You should be happy the Union aren’t signing a No. 10 this summer

Steve Whisler is relieved the Union passed on Nicolás Martinez.

On miracles and passion
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On miracles and passion

Another up and down season has this writer watching the game but not loving it. All it took was a moment of Brazilian brilliance to begin to unlock the love.

A Machiavellian response to USL’s complaining owners
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A Machiavellian response to USL’s complaining owners

If USL were to expel its player-development sides, NASL could succor them, solve its problems, and make two equal division two leagues in North America a permanent situation.