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Union Notebook: predictions revisited; depth shining

"The strength of depth of the Union, constructed without traditional star power, is no surprise to Union fans, but the playoffs are magnifying how important it is."

Breaking down the Michael Bradley handball in Toronto vs Union

Taking a look at the 89th minute handball call which may have cost the Union their match against Toronto FC.

Talking Columbus Crew with Massive Report

We reached out to Orri Benetar and our friends at Massive Report ahead of the Union’s matchup vs. the Columbus Crew SC on Sunday afternoon.

Wednesdays in Chester are historically a win for the Philadelphia Union

The Union hasn’t lost a home game on a Wednesday since 2013

Montreal Rewind: A lack of finishing and a magic moment

Taking a look back at the Union’s 1-1 draw

Quinn Sullivan created his own luck against Montréal

Breaking down the Union attack in the 1-1 draw with CF Montréal

Philadelphia Union back on track after 3-0 win over Toronto

"That was us tonight."

Breaking down the DOGSO: Omsberg’s red against the Philadelphia Union

Our resident referee breaks down what happened leading up to the Union’s man-advantage and Kai Wagner’s free kick goal.

An errant back pass, a failed Cruyff, and a straight red

On the play that changed the Philadelphia Union’s game against the New York Red Bulls

Dissecting the Philadelphia Union’s struggles in the final third

Strong defense, restarts and counters have covered for some of the Union’s struggles in the final third this season

Breaking down the Union’s newest signing: Dániel Gazdag

Taking a look at the Union’s newest attacker

Philadelphia Union changed the narrative against Atlanta with one masterful corner kick

Breaking down the Union’s first goal in Atlanta that opened the game up for the visitors

The Union’s diamond midfield wore out Atlanta, capitalized on tactical hubris to snatch 3-0 win

Union win wasn’t pretty but the scoreboard doesn’t care

Breaking down the Union’s ‘anti-golazo’ goal vs Inter Miami

The grit and conviction in which Monteiro finished the play was the mark of a Philly goal, one that won’t dominate headlines but still made a firm statement about his value in the box.

Philadelphia Union set pieces nearly steal three points on the road against Columbus

In the Union’s opener against Columbus, Bedoya had two late-game chances to give the Union the lead, both generated from the types of intelligent runs needed to crack a stout Columbus defense.

Good goalkeeping reigns supreme in Union’s MLS season opener

Andre Blake and Eloy Room traded highlights in the scoreless draw

Jamiro Monteiro masterclass propels Philadelphia Union past Saprissa

Monteiro had two goals, two assists and was seemingly everywhere defensively in the Union’s blowout over Saprissa

Kai Wagner saves the day with clearance, Union holds line in Saprissa shut out

Wagner’s heads up play kept Saprissa off the board and down a goal heading into the decisive second leg in Chester

Despite rusty performance, Philadelphia Union earned valuable minutes in 115-minute preseason match

Breaking down the Union’s first streamed match of 2021

Philadelphia Union vs New England Revolution Part VI: A recipe for disaster

How the Union lost to the Revs in recipe form

Previewing New England again: Don’t underestimate the Revs

One more time with the New England Revolution

Union lament missed opportunities in 2-1 loss to Columbus

Despite creating the bulk of the chances, the Union leave Columbus with another loss

Which Philadelphia Union team will we see Sunday against Columbus?

After grinding out a win over Chicago, the Union head to Columbus aiming to win a trophy

Anthony Fontana is finding his scoring form and pressing for more minutes

Fontana’s output in recent games is among the best in MLS

Defensive lapses prove to be the difference in Philadelphia Union loss to FC Toronto

Two second half goals sunk the Union in just their third loss of the season on Saturday night

Should the Philadelphia Union be concerned about Ohio?

FC Cincinnati frustrated the Union offense and handed them their second shutout in Ohio this season

Kacper’s bookend brace got a busy stretch for the Union going in the right direction

A look back at two key moments in the win over Montreal in New Jersey

Observations from the Philadelphia Union win over Montreal

Breaking down the Union’s win over 10-man Montreal

How the Union’s combination play changed the game against the Red Bulls

Looking back at the Union’s big win at Red Bull Arena

Union vs Crew: A tale of two chances

A look at the Union’s chances and a fortuitous Crew chance that decided the game

Union show they belong at Columbus, but lack final touch

With rising expectations and a bigger stage, the smallest cracks in a squad and the tiniest of mistakes become magnified.

Clinical Union carve United’s sluggish back three in 4-1 rout

The Union’s aggressiveness was rewarded to the tune of four goals