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Player ratings & analysis: Philadelphia Union 1-3 Toronto FC
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Player ratings & analysis: Philadelphia Union 1-3 Toronto FC

Ken Tribbett’s nightmarish performance and an offense that failed to click are the primary culprits in the Union’s 3-1 loss in the playoffs.

Player ratings and analysis: Philadelphia Union 0-2 New York Red Bulls
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Player ratings and analysis: Philadelphia Union 0-2 New York Red Bulls

Quick player ratings from Sunday’s loss.

Player ratings & analysis: Union 0-2 Orlando City SC
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Player ratings & analysis: Union 0-2 Orlando City SC

What initially looked like a horrific performance turns out to be a series of bad decisions. The Union were the better team, but they let themselves down with by abdicating control of the match.

Player ratings & analysis: NYRB 3-2 Union
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Player ratings & analysis: NYRB 3-2 Union

The Union didn’t dominate the opening 15 minutes, NY just had the wrong approach. Philly was in control for a bit after going ahead, but Josh Yaro’s injury gave the home side a chance to regroup and dominate.

Analysis and player ratings: Toronto FC 1-1 Philadelphia Union
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Analysis and player ratings: Toronto FC 1-1 Philadelphia Union

The Union showed they can compete with the best of the east, then held on for an important road point

Analysis and Player Ratings: Timbers 2-1 Union
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Analysis and Player Ratings: Timbers 2-1 Union

Philadelphia Union became too narrow and too stretched, but they still had chances to take points in a difficult environment in Portland.

Analysis and player ratings: Union 1-1 Montreal Impact
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Analysis and player ratings: Union 1-1 Montreal Impact

Set piece defending canceled out Tranquillo Barnetta’s fine goal in a lethargic but intriguing tactical battle.

Analysis and Player Ratings: Chicago Fire 3-0 Union
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Analysis and Player Ratings: Chicago Fire 3-0 Union

Though the Union don’t have any fatal flaws, they fall apart when all of their defensive flaws are exposed at once.