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News roundup: Young players on Union, MLS, and US rosters
Daily news roundups

News roundup: Young players on Union, MLS, and US rosters

Atlanta having huge success, USWNT still unhappy about games on turf, and the rest of the day’s news.

Footy On The Telly September 22-29
Soccer on TV

Footy On The Telly September 22-29

This week, we can watch the WAFU Nations Cup action; UEFA Champions and Europa Leagues; a plethora of league and college action; and a double dose of the Union’s ever-so crowd-pleasing Process.

Match preview: Philadelphia Union vs. Chicago Fire
Match previews

Match preview: Philadelphia Union vs. Chicago Fire

As the season winds down, the Union face a battered but talented Chicago Fire. Learn all you need to know with Nick Fishman’s match preview.

Youth and pride: If not now, when?
Commentary / Union

Youth and pride: If not now, when?

Shana Tovah! Steve Whisler rings in the Jewish New Year with all sorts of disbelief about the Union’s resistance to play their best young prospects.

News roundup: Curtin and Stewart speak
Daily news roundups

News roundup: Curtin and Stewart speak

Kansas City wins US Open Cup, Montreal shocks Toronto, Atlanta continues torrid form, and the rest of the day’s news.

Tactical analysis: New Jersey Red Bulls 0-0 Philadelphia Union
Tactical Analysis

Tactical analysis: New Jersey Red Bulls 0-0 Philadelphia Union

A look at the Union’s draw against the perpetually frustrated Red Bulls.

News roundup: NASL files lawsuit against U.S. Soccer
Daily news roundups

News roundup: NASL files lawsuit against U.S. Soccer

U.S. Open Cup Final tonight, USWNT beats New Zealand, and the rest of the day’s news.

A more frugal 2018 Union bench?
Analysis

A more frugal 2018 Union bench?

Possible off-season organization roster promotions ranging from plausible to bold. They would clear salary space for needed help, if our salary guesses are anywhere close to reasonable.

Updated MLS, USL, and NWSL SEBA projections through September 17
SEBA Projections

Updated MLS, USL, and NWSL SEBA projections through September 17

Philadelphia survives mathematically with a statistically lucky draw. Bethlehem inches closer to the USL playoffs. Final USOC forecast for tonights match.

The frustration of Chris Pontius
For Pete's Sake

The frustration of Chris Pontius

Chris Pontius hasn’t scored a goal this season, despite playing almost every game. Peter Andrews considers his frustrating season and why Pontius continues to start every game.