Tag: philadelphia union

Oh Look, We Were On TV Last Night

It was pretty awesome to watch the Union play a live match, in person, last night. It’d been a while. Which is why all the local news stations were there to do their “first live pro-sports event in the Philly…






American Messi Is Going To Barcelona

When Louden was three going on four, I wrote an essay in advance of the 2014 World Cup for WHYY about soccer’s important place in the world. It was headlined “This is not an essay about indoctrinating your child into…






Welcome to Philly, Freddy Adu

Looks as if the one-time (and recently kinda revived) American soccer savior is coming to town to play for the Philadelphia Union, who just lost Carlos Ruiz not too long ago. From Soccer By Ives: Freddy Adu’s return to Major…