That’s because the Union were scorching opponents and racking up club and league firsts on their way to 16-point month with five wins, one draw and a plus 16 goal differential.
Below are all the tweets about the Philadelphia Union the account run by the analytic company Stats Perform posted in July.
5 - @PhilaUnion have kept clean sheets in each of their last 5 @MLS matches against the Crew, the first team to shut out a single opponent in five straight regular season meetings since Sporting KC against Portland from 2014-16. Sealed. pic.twitter.com/tjaSwarSpO— OptaJack⚽️ (@OptaJack) July 4, 2022
7 - @PhilaUnion has scored seven goals in an @MLS match for the first time in team history.— OptaJack⚽️ (@OptaJack) July 9, 2022
D.C. United has conceded seven goals in an @MLS match for the first time in team history. Touchdown. pic.twitter.com/lKjO7ug0Kq
4 - Dániel Gazdag has scored in 4 straight @MLS matches for the second time in his career. He's the first @PhilaUnion player to have multiple four-game goalscoring streaks. String. pic.twitter.com/DHhdRK2Xzx— OptaJack⚽️ (@OptaJack) July 31, 2022