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Investigating home field advantage in MLS, Part 2: Crowd Size
Analysis / Statistics

Investigating home field advantage in MLS, Part 2: Crowd Size

Chris Sherman continues to investigate potential causes for home field advantage in MLS using statistical analysis. This second article demonstrates home field advantage and studies the effect of the size of the home crowd on the home team’s advantage.

Union vs Real Salt Lake quick reference
Quick Reference

Union vs Real Salt Lake quick reference

We’ve got all of the match stats, highlights from our match reports and analysis, video highlights, and more.

News roundup: Derrick Jones and the U-20 USMNT pitch a shutout
Daily news roundups

News roundup: Derrick Jones and the U-20 USMNT pitch a shutout

The Union get ready to play in Salt Lake, Bethlehem loses 1-0, and the rest of the day’s news.

Footy On The Telly May 26 – June 2
Soccer on TV

Footy On The Telly May 26 – June 2

This week, watch the Union, A lot of Cup Finals, Pulisic, Carli, Barnetta, FIFA U20 World Cup, Copas Libertadores & Sudmericana, NASL, NWSL and even Danny Cruz!

In pictures: Bethlehem Steel FC – Charleston Battery
Photo essays / USL - Bethlehem Steel FC

In pictures: Bethlehem Steel FC – Charleston Battery

Photographer Mikey Reeves was at Thursday’s Bethlehem match to shoot some great photos of the action. Here’s what he saw.

Match report: Bethlehem Steel FC 0 – Charleston Battery 1
USL - Bethlehem Steel FC / USL Match report

Match report: Bethlehem Steel FC 0 – Charleston Battery 1

On a rainy day in Bethlehem a proven striker demonstrated to local school children why having such a player is an advantage.

KYW Philly Soccer Show: Haris Medunjanin (yes, again)
KYW Philly Soccer Show / Union

KYW Philly Soccer Show: Haris Medunjanin (yes, again)

Greg and Mike talk to Haris Medunjanin, about the Union’s winning streak, and preview the match against RSL.

On luck and chemistry: Regression to the mean?
Commentary / Union

On luck and chemistry: Regression to the mean?

Are the Union, unbeaten in six, better than they were to start the season, when they started without a win in six? A few key stats intrigue.

Match preview: Real Salt Lake v. Philadelphia Union
Match previews

Match preview: Real Salt Lake v. Philadelphia Union

Can the Union make it five straight in Sandy, Utah? A road test versus a Western Conference cellar-dweller presents three more points for the taking.

News roundup: Yaro nears return, Zelalem tears ACL, more
Daily news roundups

News roundup: Yaro nears return, Zelalem tears ACL, more

Josh Yaro could feature for Bethlehem next month, Zelalem suffers catastrophic injury, and news from the U20 World Cup, MLS and around the world.