Philadelphia Union draft small strikers, big defender in second phase of SuperDraft Philadelphia Union draft small strikers, big defender in second phase of SuperDraft
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Five thoughts on Philadelphia Union

Matt Polster is expendable, and so is Ray Gaddis. These and other Philadelphia Union-oriented observations, courtesy of PSP’s Dan Walsh.

Tactics Talk Tactical thinking: Options for the Union in 2017

Tactical thinking: Options for the Union in 2017

Philly will likely stick with their 4-2-3-1 in 2017 even though many have suggested utilizing a 4-4-2 or three-back system. What were the Union hoping to achieve with their particular system, and what are the pros and cons of the other options?

Analysis Tactical thinking: Three backs to rule them all?

Tactical thinking: Three backs to rule them all?

Three back systems are en vogue again. Might such a system work for the Union?

Feature Tactical thinking: Two tips on the spear

Tactical thinking: Two tips on the spear

Could the 4-2-3-1 Union use the 4-4-2?

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Philadelphia Union draft small strikers, big defender in second phase of SuperDraft
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Philadelphia Union draft small strikers, big defender in second phase of SuperDraft

Syracuse attacker Chris Nanco, West Virginia’s big defender Jack Elliot, and Pfeiffer’s Santi Moar filled out the Union’s 2017 SuperDraft class when rounds 3 and 4 took place Wednesday.

Steel sign Union Academy product Matthew Real
Roster News

Steel sign Union Academy product Matthew Real

US youth international becomes third Union Academy product to sign with Bethlehem Steel.

Union preseason match dates announced
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Union preseason match dates announced

Union announce preseason games against Tampa Bay Rowdies, Montreal Impact, and DC United.

Five thoughts on Philadelphia Union
A View from Afar / Commentary

Five thoughts on Philadelphia Union

Matt Polster is expendable, and so is Ray Gaddis. These and other Philadelphia Union-oriented observations, courtesy of PSP’s Dan Walsh.

Union bits, more news
Daily news roundups

Union bits, more news

SuperDraft Rounds Three and Four today. NYRB trade Dax McCarty to Chicago. More news.

The Ball’s Gotta Move: Chapter Fifteen
The Ball's Gotta Move

The Ball’s Gotta Move: Chapter Fifteen

Josh Trott’s fictional Philadelphia soccer story continues.

Union draft Epps and Jones, Trusty called up, league news, more
Daily news roundups

Union draft Epps and Jones, Trusty called up, league news, more

Union draft a midfielder and defender. Trusty called up by US U-20s. League news. More.

Philadelphia Union add depth at right back, select Aaron Jones 33rd overall in 2017 MLS SuperDraft
Draft News

Philadelphia Union add depth at right back, select Aaron Jones 33rd overall in 2017 MLS SuperDraft

Philadelphia Union selected Clemson right back Aaron Jones 33rd overall in the 2017 MLS SuperDraft.