Trusty named No. 5 best defender under 20 by Major League Soccer Future stalwart of the Philadelphia Union backline Auston Trusty was named the No. 5 best defender under 20 years old by Major League Soccer.
Blake second in Union history with 10 clean sheets In the Union's match against LA this past Saturday, Andre Blake kept the Galaxy off the board, earning the clean sheet.
Bethlehem's match with Cincinnati came down to a dramatic conclusion, as Hugh Roberts headed home the winner in the 87'. Combined with a stellar defensive performance, it was enough for Roberts to earn PSP's player of the week.
There might be help for the Union down on the farm from reserve players who have been showing well there. PSP's Tim Jones evaluates Giliano Wijnaldum, Adam Najem, Marcus Epps, Jack Elliott and Auston Trusty for Union duty.
As a second-year pro, Jones isn't eligible for the rookie award
In other sports, Derrick Jones would be firmly in the early conversation for the Rookie of the Year race for his performance in his first three starts. In Major League Soccer as a second-year pro, he isn't eligible for the award Keegan Rosenberry was beat out for last season.
Auston Trusty and company brought home a trophy in Costa Rica
While his teammates were getting ready for their season opener in Vancouver Sunday night, Philadelphia Union defender Auston Trusty and his United States U20 countrymen were hoisting a trophy in Costa Rica after defeating Honduras 5-3 in a penalty shootout.
Bethlehem went from being a mid-table team getting hot in July to a 12-game season-ending winless streak. Head coach Brendan Burke talked to PSP to reflect on the season, the lessons learned from it, and how that could impact Bethlehem going forward.
They signed their highest paid player ever -- and he looks to deserve it -- and their first truly homegrown player, and they returned to form and showed they are a legitimate MLS Cup contender. PSP's Dan Walsh lays it out.
PSP photographer Mikey Reeves was on hand for Bethlehem Steel's preseason match with the University of Notre Dame on March 17. Auston Trusty clears the ball away from the Notre Dame attacker. Hugh Roberts brings the ball up the pitch. Jake McGuire quickly throws the ball out to the [...]
A look back at an exciting calendar year for the Philadelphia Union Academy
While the end of the calendar year is in the middle of the U.S. Soccer Development Academy season, it's still a good time to look back on the highlights from the past 12 months in the Union's youth system.
Bethlehem Steel FC Established The establishment of a USL team was arguably the most important youth development move the Philadelphia Union made in 2016.