Tactical Analysis

Tactical analysis: Philadelphia Union 3-1 FC Dallas
Tactical Analysis

Tactical analysis: Philadelphia Union 3-1 FC Dallas

Philadelphia Union’s number 10 dominated and, finally, the opponent’s playmaker was the struggling as a talented Dallas side was dispatched with ease in Chester Saturday night.

Tactical analysis: New England Revolution 3-0 Philadelphia Union
Tactical Analysis

Tactical analysis: New England Revolution 3-0 Philadelphia Union

The Union were undone by a strategy that exposed their fullbacks and their lack of attacking cohesion.

Tactical quick hits: Philadelphia Union 3-0 Columbus Crew
Tactical Analysis

Tactical quick hits: Philadelphia Union 3-0 Columbus Crew

The Union returned to their aggressive style, and it paid off.

Tactical analysis: Columbus Crew 1-0 Philadelphia Union
Tactical Analysis

Tactical analysis: Columbus Crew 1-0 Philadelphia Union

Neither team was good in the final third, but Columbus stuck to their gameplan and it paid off with a big win over the Union

Tactical notes: Montreal Impact 2-1 Philadelphia Union
Tactical Analysis

Tactical notes: Montreal Impact 2-1 Philadelphia Union

Philadelphia Union gave up two soft goals and failed to create their own in a 2-1 defeat to Montreal.

Tactics quick hits: Sporting Kansas City 1-1 Philadelphia Union
Tactical Analysis

Tactics quick hits: Sporting Kansas City 1-1 Philadelphia Union

PSP’s Adam Cann fires off some quick hit observations about the tactical dynamics of Philadelphia Union’s road draw against Sporting Kansas City.

Tactical analysis: Union 3-0 New England Revolution
Tactical Analysis

Tactical analysis: Union 3-0 New England Revolution

Philadelphia Union were the better team on Sunday, and they are looking more and more organized on both sides of the ball.

Tactical analysis: Union 1-0 DC United
Tactical Analysis

Tactical analysis: Union 1-0 DC United

The Union got a big win over DC United at home, but controlling a match in the late moments remains a big issue.

Tactical analysis: Union 0-2 New York Red Bulls
Tactical Analysis

Tactical analysis: Union 0-2 New York Red Bulls

The Union were never on the front foot, but still had two big chances to take points against a New York team that was disjointed in attack.

Tactical analysis: NYCFC 2-1 Philadelphia Union
Tactical Analysis

Tactical analysis: NYCFC 2-1 Philadelphia Union

NYC executed their tactical approach better than Philly and it paid off with a late win.