The Union don’t have a good track record developing young players and whether or not another rookie of the year candidate takes a step back in 2018 will reveal much about an organization that publicly claims they want to build through youth.
...it's safe to say that something is wrong in Chester, and that the organization is a flawed below average collection of resources and processes.
THERE IS NO MONEY. NO ONE GETS PAID
it's time roll the dice with players who will be around when the team will be better prepared to win.
When a team musters three shots in a game and the opposing keeper is able to watch them while sipping from his water bottle, the fans and pundits will pulls their heads out of the sand and suggest something must be wrong. The Union offense was insipid in Columbus last weekend, but the reality is … Continue reading Expect more of the same from the Union offense
"Expectations - a strong belief that something will happen or be the case in the future." For seven and a half years, the Union have been an average to mediocre team. Yet every March through May, we think they'll win the MLS cup, then reality hits. For the last seven years we have expected the … Continue reading What should I expect from the Union?
Sure, the Sons of Ben pulled off one of the greatest stories in all of sports and willed a team into existence with the kind of tenacity and dogged determination that defines Philadelphia.
Going into the season, I don't think anyone expected much from the Union back line.....
After the Union's exhilarating 2-1 win over the Colorado Rapids I took the Union up on their offer to camp out on the field at Talen Energy Stadium.
The Philadelphia Union are on a magnificent run in their last four games, garnering eight out of a possible twelve points....