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Sapong, Wenger, and Maidana on preseason progress and goals, league news, a USMNT legend passes, more
Daily news roundups

Sapong, Wenger, and Maidana on preseason progress and goals, league news, a USMNT legend passes, more

Notes from Union camp. League news. US 1950 World Cup goalkeeper Frank Borghi passes. More news.

How to play Moneyball in MLS
A View from Afar / Commentary

How to play Moneyball in MLS

Here’s how to play Moneyball in MLS — and how not to. PSP’s Dan Walsh identifies the best models to emulate, lays out the inefficiencies that MLS clubs can exploit, and evaluates Philadelphia Union’s version of Moneyball.

No Delort, Valdes saga continues, Mbolhi due to arrive on Sunday, Casey’s unfinished business, more news
Daily news roundups

No Delort, Valdes saga continues, Mbolhi due to arrive on Sunday, Casey’s unfinished business, more news

Union transfer target Andy Delort rejoins team in France. Valdes saga continues. Mbolhi expected to arrive in preseason camp on Sunday. Casey has unfinished business. More news.

In Pictures: Union Open Practice, Jan. 30, 2015
Photo essays

In Pictures: Union Open Practice, Jan. 30, 2015

PSP photographer Earl Gardner was at the Union’s open practice on Friday. Here’s a look at what he saw.

Heading to Clearwater, Delort rumors, Mbolhi/Algeria out of ACN, player notes, more
Daily news roundups

Heading to Clearwater, Delort rumors, Mbolhi/Algeria out of ACN, player notes, more

Union head to Clearwater. Are Union after French striker Andy Delort? Mbolhi and Algeria knocked out of Africa Cup. Player notes and other Union bits. More.

PSP talks with Danny Cruz about the CBA
Interview

PSP talks with Danny Cruz about the CBA

PSP talked with Danny Cruz to learn more about how he, along with Brian Carroll, came to be Union’s MLSPU representative for the current CBA negotiations, what issues he feels are important, and how he and his teammates interact during the ongoing process.

KYW Philly Soccer Show: Dzenan Catic
KYW Philly Soccer Show

KYW Philly Soccer Show: Dzenan Catic

Union draft pick Dzenan Catic joins Greg and Eli. Then Kevin Kinkead stops by to talk Union preseason and Union needs.

Open practice at YSC today, more Union bits, league and national team news, more
Daily news roundups

Open practice at YSC today, more Union bits, league and national team news, more

You can see the Union train today at YSC Sports from noon to 2 pm. More Union bits. Toronto signs another. More news.

Footy on the Telly, Jan. 30-Feb. 5
Soccer on TV

Footy on the Telly, Jan. 30-Feb. 5

Your weekly listings of live soccer on TV, online, and on satellite radio.

A primer on lockouts in pro sports
CBA Negotiations

A primer on lockouts in pro sports

The MLS Players Union members are prepared to strike if a new CBA isn’t negotiated before the start of the season on March 6. While MLS has not countered with the threat of a lockout, recent sports history has shown that to be a real possibility. Steve Holroyd has a primer on lockouts.