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Player ratings & analysis: Union 1-1 Dallas (4-3)
Player ratings / US Open Cup

Player ratings & analysis: Union 1-1 Dallas (4-3)

A cagey match opened up in the second half, then the spotlight fell — as it often has recently — on Zac MacMath.

Philly and the US Open Cup Final
Philadelphia Soccer History / US Open Cup

Philly and the US Open Cup Final

As the Union prepare to host their first US Open Cup final, a look at Philadelphia-area teams in the final throughout the history of the country’s oldest national soccer tournament, which has had local winners ten times since 1914.

US Open Cup semifinal: Union 1-1 Dallas (4-3 APK)
Match reports / US Open Cup

US Open Cup semifinal: Union 1-1 Dallas (4-3 APK)

A mistake followed by a massive save. Zac MacMath shone in the shootout as the Union win and now will host the 2014 US Open Cup final at PPL Park on Sept. 16.

US Open Cup semifinal preview: Union at FC Dallas
Match previews / US Open Cup

US Open Cup semifinal preview: Union at FC Dallas

Dallas are undefeated in eight league games since May 31, including the only Union loss under Jim Curtin, the consequence of a fluky own-goal.

Did MLS need to draw a line in the pro/rel sand?
MLS

Did MLS need to draw a line in the pro/rel sand?

MLS says they will never participate in promotion and relegation. Earl Reed looks at how this admission might alienate fans who might give the league another chance.

USMNT crow tasted good: rough finish, decent aftertaste
USMNT

USMNT crow tasted good: rough finish, decent aftertaste

PSP’s Earl Reed looks back at a surprising USMNT performance in Brazil, which left many (including himself) eating a helping of crow.

Match Report: Philadelphia Union 2-0 New England Revolution
Match reports / US Open Cup

Match Report: Philadelphia Union 2-0 New England Revolution

Early first and second half goals put the Union into the US Open Cup semifinals with 2-0 storm-interrupted win

Match Report: United States 1-2 Belgium
World Cup

Match Report: United States 1-2 Belgium

Marc Wilmots changed the game with the introduction of Romelu Lukaku in extra time, and while the US nearly completed the most unlikely of comebacks, it was not enough.