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John Hackworth Union

Philadelphia Union: Breaking Down John Hackworth’s New Formation

In Soccer, the formation and tactics are key to winning every single game. Every match up and situation needs to be covered and practiced, and your team will have success. When building a team, you have to have a set philosophy, or style of play, in which to create your team. You decide on a […]

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Maurice Edu Union

Philadelphia Union 2014 Preseason Review and Season Prediction

Preseason for the Philadelphia Union has finally begun, and the high anticipation and expectation for the Union this year has picked up. Since last year’s disappointment in the league, the Union have made some key signings and have been very busy. In this year’s MLS Super Draft, the Union traded up from second to first […]

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Andre Blake Union 2014 MLS Superdraft

Philadelphia Union 2014 MLS SuperDraft Review

There have been a lot of mixed reviews about the Philadelphia Union’s draft picks following the first two rounds of the 2014 MLS SuperDraft held in the Philadelphia Convention Center. A lot of the criticism revolves around the Union trading up to the number one overall pick to select goalkeeper Andre Blake from the University […]

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Union Chivas USA

Match Day Preview: Union vs. Chivas USA

Todays match at PPL Park in Chester, PA has the Union coming up against Chivas USA. After a hard fought draw and a disappointing loss, the now 4th in the East Union need a win to gain some confidence back. This fixture gives the Union a great chance to do just that. Chivas USA is […]

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Philadelphia Union vs Real Salt Lake

Match Day Preview: Union vs. Real Salt Lake

After a draw against FC Dallas, the Union will be looking to upset the best team in the MLS, Real Salt Lake, at Rio Tinto Stadium in Utah. RSL leads the MLS with 33 points this season, and are in first place in the Western Conference. The Union have dropped into third place after the recent […]

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Union Kansas City

Philadelphia Union Drop Season Opener 3-1: Recap/Analysis

The Philadelphia Union played against Sporting Kansas City in the MLS season opener. The Union came into this game hoping to turn around their efforts from the end of last season, as they lost their last 3 games. They also were looking for their forward Sebastion Le Toux to make an immediate impact in his […]

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3 Stars Opening Weekend

Flyers 3 Stars: Bryz, Captain Headline Opening Weekend

Although the Flyers (0-2-0) season hasn’t started off as hoped, there have been a few bright spots. Lets take a look at the Flyers top three stars of the opening weekend. Honorable Mention: Scott Laughton Few thought that the 18 year-old rookie out of the Oshawa Generals, Scott Laughton, would make the team out of […]

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Should the Philadelphia Union Pursue Raúl?

With the recent announcement that Spanish striker phenom Raúl González Blanco–better known to soccer fans as Raúl–played his final game with his current club, Schalke 04, against the Philadelphia Union on Wednesday May 9th, Union fans have been hoping that his last stop for his European club will also be his first for an American one. Raúl […]

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What’s Next For the Union?

Sitting last in the Eastern Conference, and last in all of MLS with the worst record this year, what is next for the (0-3-0) Union? These losses can be blamed on a few different, unlucky instances, but in reality, can the Union turn this season around when already so far behind? Points are no easy […]

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MacMath Nowak

Zac MacMath and Peter Nowak: Public Enemies 1 and 2

While it does not look good for a struggling, winless Union team , it is hard to determine just how serious the situation is for Goalie Zac MacMath and Manager Peter Nowak. Although it is not yet panic mode for the Philadelphia, Union fans have not exactly been pleased with what Nowak has done to […]

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