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Season review: The resurgence of Sébastien Le Toux
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Season review: The resurgence of Sébastien Le Toux

Sébastien Le Toux became a star in Philly. Then he went away and his star faded. Then he came back, but his star was just flickering. In 2014, it burst back into life.

Interview: Orlando City SC head coach Adrian Heath
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Interview: Orlando City SC head coach Adrian Heath

Orlando City SC head Coach Adrian Heath talks to PSP about trading for Amobi Okugo and drafting Danny Mwanga and Pedro Ribeiro.

Season Review: Reevaluating John Hackworth’s firing
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Season Review: Reevaluating John Hackworth’s firing

PSP’s look back at the 2014 Union season moves on to a reevaluation of John Hackworth’s firing and considers the factors that led to it.

Season review: Reevaluating the Maurice Edu Trade
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Season review: Reevaluating the Maurice Edu Trade

PSP’s Peter Andrews reconsiders the Maurice Edu trade, on all fronts.

Okugo to be traded to Orlando City
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Okugo to be traded to Orlando City

Source tells PSP that Amobi Okugo will reject Philadelphia Union’s bona fide contract offer and sign with Orlando City SC. Updated

Season Review: Austin Berry – What went wrong?
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Season Review: Austin Berry – What went wrong?

Kevin Kinkead recounts Austin Berry’s first season with the Union, which began with high expectations, and ended with disappointment after injury, illness, and a slide down the depth chart under Jim Curtin.

William Boyd, Rutgers-Princeton football game of 1869.
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The origins of soccer in Philadelphia, part 5: Local college-based football after the 1863 Laws of the Game

Our series continues with a look at college football in Philadelphia after the 1863 Laws of the Game, and how rival rules of the game resulted in what would become American gridiron football supplanting soccer-style football in intercollegiate sport.

The origins of soccer in Philadelphia, part 4: The first account of soccer-style football after codification?
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The origins of soccer in Philadelphia, part 4: The first account of soccer-style football after codification?

Our series continues with a look at football in Philadelphia after the 1863 code, including what may be the first newspaper accounts of a soccer-style game in the city.