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Lessons from the Steel’s loss to Orlando
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Lessons from the Steel’s loss to Orlando

As PSP readers struggle to discern a way forward for the Philadelphia Union organization, here are some follow-up thoughts from down on the farm.

Player of the week: C.J. Sapong
Player of the Week

Player of the week: C.J. Sapong

As the Union’s winless streak continued, one player stood out among the rest. C.J. Sapong is PSP’s player of the week.

Match report: Bethlehem Steel 0-2 Orlando City B
USL - Bethlehem Steel FC / USL Match report

Match report: Bethlehem Steel 0-2 Orlando City B

Bethlehem Steel were beaten Sunday by a brace that included the Orlando shooter’s first professional goal.

Should Bethlehem play in the second or third division?
Commentary / USL - Bethlehem Steel FC

Should Bethlehem play in the second or third division?

PSP explores the question of which division Bethlehem should play in once USL splits into two divisions.

Players of the week: Union U17s
Player of the Week / Union Academy

Players of the week: Union U17s

The Union lost in Chester. The Steel lost in Harrisburg. In Frisco, a group of teenagers brought joy to the field, finishing fourth in the Generation Adidas Cup. The Philadelphia Union U17s are PSP’s players of the week.

Match report: Bethlehem Steel FC 2 – 3 Harrisburg City Islanders
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Match report: Bethlehem Steel FC 2 – 3 Harrisburg City Islanders

Bethlehem Steel fought back after City Islanders charged furiously out of the gate. But after pulling even, Bethlehem fell at the death. Former Union men Aaron Wheeler and Pedro Ribiero contributed to the City Islanders’ win.

Return to the Cliff of Union Despair
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Return to the Cliff of Union Despair

You know it’s bad when the Cliff of Union Despair shows up again. In Philly, we all appreciate black humor — it’s always sunny in Philadelphia, right? — so, well … chew on this before the Union’s 3-0 win tonight.

In reserve: Which Union loanees could help them now?
USL - Bethlehem Steel FC

In reserve: Which Union loanees could help them now?

There might be help for the Union down on the farm from reserve players who have been showing well there. PSP’s Tim Jones evaluates Giliano Wijnaldum, Adam Najem, Marcus Epps, Jack Elliott and Auston Trusty for Union duty.

Player of the week: Seku Conneh
Player of the Week

Player of the week: Seku Conneh

After 26 combined matches, a member of the Philadelphia Union organization has earned a win. Bethlehem Steel FC took three points from Cincinatti. With the result, one player stood out to earn PSP’s player of the week.

iber cup youth tournament
Youth Soccer

Going to the IberCup 2017

Justin Ellis is headed to the IberCup youth tournament in Dallas along with his club, Contintental FC. His dad, Scott Ellis, shares their experience.