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Philadelphia Union Keep Playoff Hopes Alive With Toronto FC Win

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Philadelphia Union Keep Playoff Hopes Alive With Toronto FC Win

Two Major League Soccer coaches have been fired this season so far;  those two teams met last night at PPL Park in Chester, PA on a beautiful night for soccer. The Philadelphia Union, who sit in seventh place in the ever-tightening Eastern Conference, hosted Toronto FC, who saw former US International Greg Vanney make his […]

What’s Next for Philadelphia Union’s Zac MacMath??

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What’s Next for Philadelphia Union’s Zac MacMath??

The Philadelphia Union have made some noise in the world of soccer this season, and it has left fans wondering what is next for the Union and Goalkeeper Zac MacMath.  MacMath came into the season as the Union’s starter and was pulled mid-season in favor of Algerian Goalkeeper Rais M’bohli.  Now fans of the team and MacMath […]

MLS Expansion: Where Does the League Go Next?

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MLS Expansion: Where Does the League Go Next?

Now that the next three expansion clubs have been discussed, let’s talk about the contenders for the final two spots that would bring Major League Soccer to 24 teams by 2020. There are some very strong contenders for these two spots, but a wildcard could be what happens with a re-branded Chivas USA under new […]

MLS Expansion: A Quick Look at the Next Clubs

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MLS Expansion: A Quick Look at the Next Clubs

As the 2014 Major League Soccer season winds down, the hunt for the playoffs is intensifying. But so is another battle. The battle for the next few MLS expansion places. Orlando City SC and NYC FC will join the league next season, giving the league 21 clubs. Atlanta will join in 2017 as the 22nd […]

Philadelphia Union Could Be Most Dangerous MLS Eastern Conference Team

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Philadelphia Union Could Be Most Dangerous MLS Eastern Conference Team

At first glance, the title of this article sounds absolutely crazy. The Philadelphia Union sit tied for seventh in Major League Soccer’s Eastern Conference, fired their coach mid-season, haven’t hired a replacement or taken the interim tag off Jim Curtin, played a game more than most teams in the East, and all but two of […]

DC United Made Mistake Trading with Seattle Sounders for Eddie Johnson

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DC United Made Mistake Trading with Seattle Sounders for Eddie Johnson

I normally try to do my best and refrain from talking negatively about a player or a team, but for this article I am not able to do that. DC United made a mistake in trading for Eddie Johnson. Eddie Johnson is an extremely talented player. The problem is he becomes that player when he […]

MLS MVP: Obafemi Martins Should be Considered

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MLS MVP: Obafemi Martins Should be Considered

There is about a third of the season left at this point and if the season ended today and if I had a vote for MLS MVP, my vote would go to Seattle Sounders forward, Obafemi Martins. Are there players having a better season statistically speaking? Yes. But being an MVP is more then scoring goals and dishing out assists. […]

Philadelphia Union: Jim Curtin Should Have Interim Tag Removed

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Philadelphia Union: Jim Curtin Should Have Interim Tag Removed

Jim Curtin was named the interim coach of the Philadelphia Union after former coach John Hackworth was relieved of his duties on June 10, 2014. Since Curtin took over managerial duties, the Union have lost only two matches in over two months. The Union are 4-2-3 (win-loss-tie) since Curtin took over and have found themselves deep […]

Philadelphia Union Gain Momentum for Playoffs in Exciting Win at PPL Park

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Philadelphia Union Gain Momentum for Playoffs in Exciting Win at PPL Park

In an exciting inter-conference match PPL Park which saw Rais M’Bohli make his MLS debut, the Philadelphia Union came out in dominating fashion to go home with the three points they desperately needed to keep them in the hunt for a playoff spot in the extremely tight Eastern Conference.  The San Jose Earthquakes have dealt with injuries […]

Seattle Sounders Win in Portland for First Time in Three Years

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Seattle Sounders Win in Portland for First Time in Three Years

Coming into their match against the Portland Timbers, the Seattle Sounders have been struggling as of late. Only winning two matches in league play since July 13th. With a win Seattle would move back to the top of the Western Conference standings and the Supporters Shield. Seattle was also looking for their first win in Portland since 2011. Seattle […]