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Tactical analysis: Union 3-3 Montreal Impact

The Union’s played scared to lose, and it cost them against Montreal Impact. PSP’s Adam Cann explains.

For Pete's Sake The defense can’t rest

The defense can’t rest

The Union’s dysfunctional defense is at the heart of their disastrous season. Peter Andrews examines what’s gone wrong and makes the case for switching to a three-man backline.

Statistics Investigating home field advantage in MLS, Part 1: Traveling distance

Investigating home field advantage in MLS, Part 1: Traveling distance

Chris Sherman investigates potential causes for home field advantage in MLS using statistical analysis. The first article demonstrates home field advantage and studies the effect of distance traveled on said advantage.

Polls Poll: Housecleaning at Philadelphia Union

Poll: Housecleaning at Philadelphia Union

Who needs to go at Philadelphia Union, who haven’t won a game since August? The head coach? The sporting director? The owners? Particular players? Vote in our readers poll and make your voice heard.

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2017 MLS salaries released, USL D3 league to start in 2019, and the rest of the day’s news.

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Tactics matter more when you make bad investments
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Tactics matter more when you make bad investments

Yes, tactics matter. Particularly when you invest in players the way the Union have. PSP’s Dan Walsh examines the Union’s transfer strategy in light of new MLS salary data, as well as Jim Curtin’s approach to tactics.

Summary of Jim Curtin’s midweek press conference
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Summary of Jim Curtin’s midweek press conference

On Tuesday, Jim Curtin spoke to the media about working through a bad run, Josh Yaro’s fitness, and putting together 90 minutes ahead of Philadelphia Union’s trip to play LA Galaxy.

All Three Points podcast: Rock bottom?
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All Three Points podcast: Rock bottom?

The Union just aren’t very good (and that’s putting it mildly). There’s lots of blame to go around, but the All Three Points duo explore who’s truly at fault, then ponder the best way out of the morass.

Lessons from the Steel’s loss to Orlando
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Lessons from the Steel’s loss to Orlando

As PSP readers struggle to discern a way forward for the Philadelphia Union organization, here are some follow-up thoughts from down on the farm.

Fans’s View: Reconciling the gut punch
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Fans’s View: Reconciling the gut punch

The Philadelphia Union are the only winless team left in the league. Do they lack the talent or character to win games? Union fan John Fleming thinks they can turn it around with their current roster.

Updated MLS, USL, and NWSL SEBA projections through April 23
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Updated MLS, USL, and NWSL SEBA projections through April 23

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Tactical analysis: Union 3-3 Montreal Impact
Tactical Analysis

Tactical analysis: Union 3-3 Montreal Impact

The Union’s played scared to lose, and it cost them against Montreal Impact. PSP’s Adam Cann explains.

Investigating home field advantage in MLS, Part 1: Traveling distance
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Investigating home field advantage in MLS, Part 1: Traveling distance

Chris Sherman investigates potential causes for home field advantage in MLS using statistical analysis. The first article demonstrates home field advantage and studies the effect of distance traveled on said advantage.

The defense can’t rest
For Pete's Sake

The defense can’t rest

The Union’s dysfunctional defense is at the heart of their disastrous season. Peter Andrews examines what’s gone wrong and makes the case for switching to a three-man backline.