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Former Union assistant coach Brendan Burke. (Photo: Earl Gardner)
Commentary / USL - Bethlehem Steel FC

Steel’s Burke comments on USL’s competitive mix

The 2017 United Soccer League mixes together traditional, stand-alone, independent teams newer and older, with more recent wholly-owned Major League Soccer farm teams. Bethlehem head coach Brendan Burke has commented on the “unique mix.”

Fans’ View: The time is now
Fans' View

Fans’ View: The time is now

As the rest of the city’s sports teams are patiently stacking up for the future, the Union are in a unique position to grab the attention of starving Philly sports fans.

Updated MLS, USL, NWSL, and Gold Cup SEBA projections through July 16
SEBA Projections

Updated MLS, USL, NWSL, and Gold Cup SEBA projections through July 16

The USA moves on to the quarter-finals, and the U.S. Open Cup makes progress.

CONCACAF Gold Cup
Daily news roundups

News roundup: USMNT faces El Salvador in Philly

The Gold Cup comes to Philly, Union play in Montreal, and Ale Bedoya welcomes his second child into the world. Today’s news here.

Match preview: Montreal Impact vs. Philadelphia Union
Match previews / Union

Match preview: Montreal Impact vs. Philadelphia Union

A busy two weeks kicks off tomorrow night with two teams missing key players and C.J. Sapong and Laurent Ciman ready to battle.

Making the leap, and why it’s time to trade Josh Yaro
A View from Afar

Making the leap, and why it’s time to trade Josh Yaro

PSP’s Dan Walsh writes about the joy of watching young players make the leap and why the Union should trade Josh Yaro. Also, a look at how the Union’s tough remaining schedule will impact their playoff hopes.

Reviewing the Union organization’s depth chart
Commentary / Union / USL - Bethlehem Steel FC

Reviewing the Union organization’s depth chart

Wondering about moves during the transfer window? PSP attempts a combined depth chart of the Philadelphia Union-Bethlehem Steel-Philadelphia Union Academy professional rosters.

Player of the week: Alejandro Bedoya
Player of the Week

Player of the week: Alejandro Bedoya

If you’re getting tired of us telling you who is the player of the week (Alejandro Bedoya, obviously), now is your chance to let us know. We’ve included a poll where you can cast a vote for your favorite candidate.

News Roundup: Tony Fontana comes to town, Union schedule woes, the East rises, and Gold Cup musing
Daily news roundups

News Roundup: Tony Fontana comes to town, Union schedule woes, the East rises, and Gold Cup musing

The Union added to their Homegrown arsenal by signing Anthony Fontana, the schedule is about to get rough, MLS Eastern Conference rises above the west, and Gold Cup news and views.

Anthony Fontana signs Homegrown contract with Philadelphia Union
Breaking News

Anthony Fontana signs Homegrown contract with Philadelphia Union

Philadelphia Union ink their sixth homegrown signing, but Anthony Fontana won’t join the active roster until 2018.