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US roster announced & more morning news
Daily news roundups

US roster announced & more morning news

The US roster for the upcoming friendly against Colombia is announced – Altidore, Bradley, Dempsey and Howard among those named while Donovan is not, Messi wins the Golden Shoe, Sir Alex Ferguson is a big baby, this weekend’s Footy on the Telly listings and more morning news.

Sons of Ben and the scarfs
Match previews / Union

Preview: Philadelphia Union vs. Houston Dynamo

The Union head into the season’s final month out of the playoffs but with players who have plenty to play for, and they get to put it in play against Houston on Saturday. PSP has a short preview.

Union flattened, more morning news
Daily news roundups

Union flattened, more morning news

A roundup of reaction to the Union’s humbling in Colorado, Philly takes 9,000 vote lead in WC host city vote, ticked off Canadians, WPS news, how CONCACAF is killing USA v Mexico rivalry, more on the suit against US Soccer, today’s Footy on the Telly and more morning news. Where’s my cup of tea?

Union lose 4-1 to Colorado
Featured / Union / Union match reports

Union lose 4-1 to Colorado

Four days after recording their statistically biggest win ever, Philadelphia Union suffered their worst loss ever with a 4-1 defeat Wednesday to the Colorado Rapids. Not terribly surprising after having to flying across the country to play a game at altitude on less than four days rest. Among other things.

Le Toux watches Moreno pick the best spot to dive
Match previews / Union

Preview: Philadelphia Union at Colorado Rapids

The Union need a win tonight against the Colorado Rapids to keep their slim playoff hopes alive. The Rapids need a win if they want to clinch the 8th playoff spot. PSP previews.

Raves: Admit it, your heart bleeds Le Toux
Featured / Raves / Union

Raves: Admit it, your heart bleeds Le Toux

Sebastian Le Toux is your favorite player, whether you know it or not. Find out why. Check out the first of our “Raves,” a series in which PSP’s writers each pick out one Philadelphia player to rave about and tell you why you should love them too.

Goalie picked, naughty bits & more news
Daily news roundups

Goalie picked, naughty bits & more news

We roundup previews of tonight’s match against the Rapids, toss with some nonsense from the local papers, mix in some local college and high school results, bake with some US soccer news, top with some bits from elsewhere and serve with a side of what games are on TV today. Voila!

More from the Homeless World Cup in Rio
Photo essays / World / World Cup - International

More from the Homeless World Cup in Rio

PSP photographer Nicolae Stoian has more of the action from the Homeless World Cup in Rio.

Danny Mwanga Takes on Wilman Conde
KYW Philly Soccer Show / Podcasts

KYW’s Philly Soccer Show: Danny Mwanga

Danny Mwanga is the featured guest on KYW’s Philly Soccer Show this week. Mwanga talks about his injury, improving his game, playing for the U.S. national team one day, and the best defender he’s faced this year. Co-hosts Greg and Dan also talk about the Union’s playoff chances and the Independence’s great run to the WPS title game.

United Soccer League Results – 9/26/2010
United Soccer League

United Soccer League Results – 9/26/2010

Scores from Philadelphia’s United Soccer League this past weekend.