This season, the Philadelphia Union have used nearly the same lineup, the same formation, and produced comparable defensive metrics as previous seasons, but something’s changed
United Soccer Coaches Convention Special: Curtin breaks down training methods behind the Union’s transition game
Curtin’s keynote closed out the Digital Convention earlier this month
The Union struggled against Montreal’s lethal counter attack in Saturday’s 4-1 loss at Talen Energy Stadium
A tactical review of the Union’s 2-2 draw at Orlando City
Should the second year player be Jim Curtin’s starter over the Brazilian Ilsinho?
These are the things that will need to happen for the Union to get a good result.
Charlie Davies isn’t the biggest move we made, but he’s got the chance to be vital for the Union.
The Union have only played two games this season, but both of those games featured vastly different tactics. In Dallas, they looked to hold possession. In Columbus, they were on the counterattack. Which should we expect to see more of this season?