Union Soccer


WATCH: This “Tribute” to Philadelphia Union’s 17 Goalkeepers

The Philadelphia Union have only been in existence for six years, and already they are about as Philadelphia as a Philadelphia sports team gets. (Even […]


It’s Official: The Philadelphia Union Is a Legit Philly Sports Team. (Because They Stink.)

The funeral begins at parking lot C, marching slowly past the team’s corporate offices and into the plaza, where kids kick soccer balls on a […]

Be Well Philly

Meet Jake Panasevich, Yoga Trainer for the Philadelphia Union

You might’ve seen Jake Panasevich around before. He teaches at Maha Yoga on 16th and Sansom, writes about yoga for U.S. News, and was recently featured […]


My Simple, Cost-Free Plan for Restoring Law and Order to American Life

In case you somehow missed it, the United States beat Panama yesterday in CONCACAF’s Gold Cup final, by a score of 1 to 0. “CONCACAF” […]


VIDEO: Sons of Ben Becomes a Movie

The fans who created Philadelphia’s Major Soccer League team are getting their own movie. The unexpected part? It looks like it might be a bit […]

The Scene

HughE Dillon One-Shot: David Beckham in Philly

L.A. Galaxy’s David Beckham leaves Palomar Hotel’s Square 1682 yesterday afternoon with his Major League Soccer All-Star teammates. Earlier, the English soccer star’s security detail […]

The Scene

HughE Dillon: MLS All-Star Game Party

Philadelphia hosts the 2012 Major League Soccer (MLS) All-Star Game tonight at PPL Park, and while most of the soccer players who will be participating […]


Former Manager Peter Nowak Sues Philadelphia Union for Wrongful Termination

In June, the Philadelphia Union parted ways with manager Peter Nowak. Now, Nowak is suing the team for wrongful termination and unpaid severance money. The […]


Why Pro Soccer Is the Right Game for the Great Recession

A perfect summer Saturday night, the Delaware River alongside Chester’s PPL Park agleam with lights, the Philadelphia Union’s game against Sporting K.C. just under way, […]


Peter Nowak Out as Philadelphia Union Manager

If you care at all about soccer, you’d probably like to know that Peter Nowak is no longer the manager or vice president of soccer […]


Why the Philadelphia Union Should Bus Main Line Kids to Chester for Soccer Camp

Chester Democrats started a Revolutionary War last week against the Philadelphia Union. They proposed a new tax of 10 percent on Philadelphia Union tickets and […]


Philadelphia Union, Harrah’s Subject to Amusement Tax in Chester?

A new administration in Chester is considering two ordinances that would impose an amusement tax on Philadelphia Union tickets and parking, as well as expenses […]


Sebastian Le Toux Is Pissed

The former star of the Philadelphia Union is less than pleased with his split from the club. The Union sent him to Vancouver for cash […]


Morning Scoop: State Probes John Street

State Ethics Commission Investigates John Street. The State Ethics Commission has launched a probe to determine if the former mayor had a role in awarding […]


I’m Sticking to the Union!

I went to my first pro soccer game yesterday. I bought tickets to the Union playoff game against Houston as a birthday present for my […]