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Local Spotlight: Refugee Team inspires city during 2017 Philadelphia Unity Cup
Local Spotlight

Local Spotlight: Refugee Team inspires city during 2017 Philadelphia Unity Cup

There was an inspirational team added to the 2017 Philadelphia International Unity Cup : an all-Refugee Team. Their formation story here.

Who’s ready to jump from USL to MLS?
USL - Bethlehem Steel FC

Who’s ready to jump from USL to MLS?

PSP analyzes which of the Bethlehem Steel’s players might be ready to jump to the Union first team.

Union decline contract options on Ilsinho, Herbers, Onyewu, Wijnaldum, Edu
Breaking News / Roster News

Union decline contract options on Ilsinho, Herbers, Onyewu, Wijnaldum, Edu

The Union cleared a bunch of roster space with Wednesday’s moves. Chris Pontius will also depart the club as a free agent, and Roland Alberg has signed with a Bulgarian side. Updated.

Youth soccer travel madness, part 2
Youth Soccer

Youth soccer travel madness, part 2

The biggest chunk of our travel fees go to our coaches. Are they worth it?

Player of the week: Brian Carroll
Player of the Week

Player of the week: Brian Carroll

Could it have been anyone else?

The Steel should lock in Burke
Commentary / USL - Bethlehem Steel FC

The Steel should lock in Burke

Brendan Burke has grown since the beginning of the Bethlehem Steel project, and his departure would be a significant loss.

Match report:  Louisville City FC 4-0 Bethlehem Steel FC
USL Match report

Match report: Louisville City FC 4-0 Bethlehem Steel FC

Louisville controlled the match against a Bethlehem side that couldn’t overcome the absence of Santi Moar and the presence of some very one-sided officiating.

Bethlehem Steel won’t leave the Lehigh Valley, but they should still move
Commentary / USL - Bethlehem Steel FC

Bethlehem Steel won’t leave the Lehigh Valley, but they should still move

As Columbus Crew SC is ripped away from it’s fanbase, a Lehigh Valley native ponders how moving a team could be a good thing.

Meaningful late-October soccer, in Louisville
USL - Bethlehem Steel FC

Meaningful late-October soccer, in Louisville

This week the Bethlehem Steel are getting the attention their season’s performance deserves. Playoff soccer is a different animal. PSP reviews the key points of the regular season games, guesses the Steel’s line-up, and identifies a potentially key Louisville personnel difference.

Players of the week: Bethlehem Steel FC
Player of the Week

Players of the week: Bethlehem Steel FC

As the USL season wrapped up, Bethlehem earned their first trip to the playoffs. PSP looks at why the Steel are our “players of the week.”