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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.

Stock rising/falling: Union 2-2 Swansea City
Player ratings

Stock rising/falling: Union 2-2 Swansea City

It may have been a glorified training exercise, but that won’t stop us from assessing player performances. Peter Andrews on who impressed and who didn’t against the Swans.

In pictures: Union 2-2 Swansea City
Photo essays

In pictures: Union 2-2 Swansea City

In a mid-season friendly against Swansea City Saturday night, PSP photographer Paul Rudderow was on hand.

Maurice Edu
Daily news roundups

News roundup: A Mo Edu sighting!

Union draw Swansea 2-2, USMNT win Gold Cup group, and the rest of the day’s news.

Match Report: Bethlehem Steel FC 1 – Pittsburgh Riverhounds 1
USL / USL - Bethlehem Steel FC / USL Match report

Match Report: Bethlehem Steel FC 1 – Pittsburgh Riverhounds 1

Playing for the first time in 2017 without any players loaned from the Philadelphia Union, Bethlehem maintained its undefeated streak by drawing the Pittsburgh Riverhounds 1-1. The team’s “character players” rose to the challenge.

Friendly match report: Philadelphia Union 2-2 Swansea City
Union match reports

Friendly match report: Philadelphia Union 2-2 Swansea City

Goals from C.J. Sapong and Jay Simpson earned the Union a 2-2 draw in their friendly match against Premier League side Swansea City.