Opinion

Offseason Issues: Homegrown players
Offseason Issues / Opinion

Offseason Issues: Homegrown players

How will the Union’s homegrown players fit in team’s plans for 2015? Kevin Kinkead explores.

Is Jim Curtin the right man for the Union job?
Opinion

Is Jim Curtin the right man for the Union job?

As the Union’s search for a permanent head coach continues, is the team’s performance under interim manager Jim Curtin making the decision for the Front Office? Earl Reed explores.

Toni Stahl saves a would-be goal against Manchester United. (Photo: Paul Rudderow)
Opinion

Midseason friendlies: The necessary evil

It seems the only certainties in this world are death, taxes, and summer friendlies. Earl Reed looks at some of the pitfalls.

Shoving the bald eagle out of the nest
Opinion

Shoving the bald eagle out of the nest

Landon Donovan’s omission may really be about Michael Bradley. PSP’s Earl Reed floats this question and tries to answer it.

This is why we love the game
Opinion / Union

This is why we love the game

An impossible sprint back to stop a goal and save the game. A inch-perfect free kick to win it. This is why we love soccer: For the spectacular. PSP’s Dan Walsh lays it out.

Clint Dempsey and the future of American soccer
MLS / Opinion

Clint Dempsey and the future of American soccer

Still trying to wrap your head around the Dempsey news? We are too. Maybe this can help.

Winning
Opinion

Winning

The Union won on Saturday, so why aren’t the excitement levels higher? Conor O’Grady explores.

Union v Chicago Fire by Daniel Gajdamowicz
Opinion

The gentrification of PPL Park

PPL Park expansion talk is back in the news. Conor O’Grady hopes talk of more suites, club seats, and a restaurant takes means the Union doesn’t forget the populism that was behind the founding of the club.