Tactical Analysis

Post-match analysis: Union 2-1 Colorado Rapids
Tactical Analysis

Post-match analysis: Union 2-1 Colorado Rapids

The Union persevered against a well-organized Rapids defense to secure a club-record fourth consecutive victory.

Post-match analysis: Union 2-0 Houston Dynamo
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Post-match analysis: Union 2-0 Houston Dynamo

The front four were stupendous as the Union earned their third straight win to rise within touching distance of the red line.

Post-match analysis: DC United 0-4 Philadelphia Union
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Post-match analysis: DC United 0-4 Philadelphia Union

The Union rode a dominant performance from Haris Medunjanin to their second consecutive win.

Post-match analysis: Union 3-0 NY Red Bulls
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Post-match analysis: Union 3-0 NY Red Bulls

A strong first half and a break in the second gave the Union their first win of the season.

Post-match analysis: LA Galaxy 0-0 Philadelphia Union
Tactical Analysis

Post-match analysis: LA Galaxy 0-0 Philadelphia Union

Philadelphia Union escaped LA with a point despite showing off many of the same issues that have driven their 2017 struggles.

Tactical analysis: Union 3-3 Montreal Impact
Tactical Analysis

Tactical analysis: Union 3-3 Montreal Impact

The Union’s played scared to lose, and it cost them against Montreal Impact. PSP’s Adam Cann explains.

Post-match analysis: Union 0-2 NYC FC
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Post-match analysis: Union 0-2 NYC FC

Philadelphia Union made changes in midfield, but still looked reactive and impotent in their second straight home loss.

Postmatch analysis: Union 1-3 Portland Timbers
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Postmatch analysis: Union 1-3 Portland Timbers

A strong opening half hour couldn’t prevent the Union from falling to a third straight loss. PSP’s Adam Cann goes deep into the details to explain why things happened the way they did.

Match analysis: D.C. United 2-1 Philadelphia Union
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Match analysis: D.C. United 2-1 Philadelphia Union

A poor first half gave way to a more energetic second frame, but Philly’s self-inflicted wounds were too much to overcome against D.C. United. PSP’s Adam Cann explains and provides the best explanation we’ve seen about what’s going on with Alejandro Bedoya.

Post-match analysis: Union at Orlando City SC
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Post-match analysis: Union at Orlando City SC

Philadelphia Union were timid and impatient, and Orlando City used speed to pounce of the defense’s mistakes.