Editorials

HOT TOPIC QUESTION OF THE WEEK: Playoffs!?

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In an up and down season, can the Union do the unthinkable?

Bearfight FC: One Year Later

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On August 15, 2013 Bearfight FC - a supporter run US Amateur Soccer Association club - was unveiled to the public. A year later, the club has seen its share of triumphs - and tragedies.

How Curtin can complete the Union lineup puzzle

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An article on the Philadelphia Union website had possible bad news for Amobi Okugo fans. How can Union manager Jim Curtin get Okugo on the pitch with everyone else he wants to play?

Opposite View - Three Questions with Dynamo Theory

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We sit down with Derek Stowers of Dynamo Theory, SBN's Houston Dynamo blog, and find out what to expect this time around from the 2006 MLS Cup Winners.

How did we get here? The Union season so far

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Here are the big reasons the Union are where they are - and why they are poised to go where they're going.

Is it time for change with a sacred song?

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Richie the Limey discusses whether it is time for The River End to re-evaluate the use and timing of "I'm Looking Over a Four Leaf Clover" in the River End.

From the Editors Quill: Examining the new Curtin(s

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Our Managing Editor takes a peek at the new coach and some proclivities

The Brotherly Game Mailbag - Volume One

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Have a question? Email eugene@nasmg.com and we'll answer questions in a weekly column.

HOT TOPIC QUESTION OF THE WEEK: Handball or no?

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The official in the Union’s match against Chicago forgot what arms look like and made several horrible decisions regarding handballs (or not handballs).

Brotherly Game Staff's Second Half Predictions

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The Brotherly Game staffers make bold predictions about the second half of the 2014 MLS season for the Philadelphia Union. Nostradamus need not worry.

Who Will Not Be Going to the 2018 World Cup?

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WARNING: These takes are scorching hot.

The Pains of Soccer Becoming Popular

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In a utopia where we have something we love, those who know little about soccer tend to stay away. With the USMNT’s performance, some in the mainstream sports media are weighing their unwelcome...

World Cup Water Breaks Put Focus On Player Safety

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While concussions are the primary player safety concern in the media, dehydration and heat stroke are now getting some much needed attention thanks to the much talked about water breaks during...

The Big Show means Big Money

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The World Cup comes around every four years, and everyone wants a cut of the action. Before you head out to watch the matches though, think about these places and their relationship with the...

Saying Goodbye to Keon Daniel

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Super-fan Ed Welsh laments the fall from grace (or Chester) of the man, the myth, the legend - Keon Daniel.

Is the match against Montreal a must-win game?

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While it's early in the season, JC asks the question that has been on the lips of many Union fans - "Is the match this weekend against Montreal a must-win game?"

Top 5 Philadelphia Union home moments........ EVER

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Everyone has their top moments supporting their MLS team. This is my top 5 Union home game moments, from Torres scoring against NY to the first ever Union goal. Read on and share my happy memories.

2014 Home Shirt Thoughts

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Don't like the shirt? I blame the bear.

From the Editor's Blotter

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We look forward, outlining TBG's plan and letting you know how to get involved and win FREE stuff

PRO confirms Okugo was onside for Daniel goal.

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PRO confirms Okugo was onside for Daniel goal, but did it matter?

Another Fine Mess

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NBC Sports article reinforces what many Philadelphia fans have worried about for a while now - poor money management and lack of decent midfield that are killing the Union on and off the field.

Upcoming Series: Fixing The Cap

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We'll have some in depth suggestions on transparency, solutions to salary cap inefficiency and more

Hackworth And The Midfield Woes

Poor midfield play was one of the main reasons that the Philadelphia Union fell 2-0 to New England on Saturday night. It's time for John Hackworth to shake things up a bit in the center of the field.

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