News roundup: Nashville/Union trade, D.C’s new coach, USMNT vs. Trinidad News roundup: Nashville/Union trade, D.C’s new coach, USMNT vs. Trinidad
McKenzie’s and Aaronson’s current paths to Champions League play L-R: Michael Pellegrino, Tomas Romero, Josue Monge, Anthony Fontana, Matt Real, Freddy Gil, Mark McKenzie, Brenden Aaronson
News roundup: Megan Rapinoe returns to USWNT, Sacramento joining NWSL in ’22, ManU top EPL table Bethlehem Steel's Captain, Matt Real checks out the field before playing the ball.
The Change Strip: Rebranding, again Thierry Henry gives direction to his team from the sideline.
Union match reports

Match report: Philadelphia Union 0-2 New England Revolution

After a historic regular season, the Union suffered the disappointment of a first round playoff exist.

A View from Afar

Union playoff loss not a choke, but an afterthought

Philadelphia Union’s season ended the day they won the Supporters’ Shield. Everything else has been postscript, PSP’s Dan Walsh writes.

Photo essays

The 2020 season in photos

PSP’s photographers share their shots from the unique 2020 Union campaign.

Roundtable

Season review: 2020 Philadelphia Union roundtable

The PSP staff examines the year that was and the offseason ahead in our annual post-season roundtable discussion.

Recent Posts

Footy on the Telly / Soccer on TV

Footy on the Telly January 22 – 29

Headliners: Liverpool face both Man U & Spurs this week. Also, FA Cup action and a USWNT Friendly. For more listings and additional details, go the livesoccertv.com/schedules.

Daily news roundups

News roundup: Nashville/Union trade, D.C’s new coach, USMNT vs. Trinidad

Plus, Tim Parker off to Houston, NC Courage sign Irish defender, goalkeeper coach suspended for excessive sprinkling, more.

Commentary

McKenzie’s and Aaronson’s current paths to Champions League play

Tim Jones deciphers internet sources to explain how Belgian and Austrian first-division teams teams qualify for the UEFA Champions League.

Daily news roundups

News roundup: Megan Rapinoe returns to USWNT, Sacramento joining NWSL in ’22, ManU top EPL table

Plus, Union trade homegrown rights to FC Dallas, ch-ch-changes between U.S. Soccer and NWSL, 53-year-old Japanese player, more.

Uncategorized

The Change Strip: Rebranding, again

In the first Change Strip of 2021, Thomas Hill talks rebrands and third jerseys heading into the new MLS season.

Daily news roundups

News roundup: McKenize moves to Genk, Diego Alonso fired, FA Cup craziness

Mark McKenzie is on his way to Belgium, while another Union homegrown is heading to a USMNT camp. The Montreal Impact are releasing their rebrand soon, with the Chicago Fire redesigning their crest soon as well. The FA Cup brought some craziness, as did the Bundesliga with many Americans showcasing.

Breaking News

Union transfer Mark McKenzie to Belgium’s KRC Genk

The Delaware native gets his move to Europe as the Union earn one of the highest transfer fees for a defender in MLS history.

Photo by Earl Gardner
Commentary

A cold Wednesday night in North Philly

PSP’s Chris Gibbons shares the story of a memorable encounter on the pitch with a former Union star.

Analysis

Thinking through Union absences for 2021 international play

PSP’s Tim Jones presents a worst-case analysis of Union international absences in the season ahead — an important consideration as the club builds a new roster.

Daily news roundups

News roundup: MLS vs. MLSPA, USMNT Jan. camp, Sky Blue signing

Plus, Mark McKenzie and Mesut Özil rumors, Diego Fagundez off to Austin, COVID in the UK, more.