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Philadelphia Union

Analysis and Player Ratings: Toronto FC 1-1 Philadelphia Union

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The Union showed they can compete with the best of the east, then held on for an important road point

Analysis and Player Ratings: Timbers 2-1 Union

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Philadelphia Union became too narrow and too stretched, but they still had chances to take points in a difficult environment in Portland.

Analysis and Player Ratings: Chicago Fire 3-0 Union

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Though the Union don't have any fatal flaws, they fall apart when all of their defensive flaws are exposed at once.

Analysis and Player Ratings: Union 2-0 Sporting KC

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Up a man and a goal, the Union did the hard work necessary to get a big three points.

Analysis & player ratings: Columbus Crew 1-2 Philadelphia Union

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Keegan Rosenberry's quickfire response earned the Union a huge three points in Columbus.

Player ratings & analysis: Union 1-3 Toronto FC

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Ken Tribbett's rough night overshadowed a number of other consistent problems that have plagued the second half of the Union's 2016 season.

Analysis & Player Ratings: Revolution 0-4 Union

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Photo: Courtesy of Philadelphia Union It isn't hard to guess how everybody involved with Philadelphia Union from players to coaches to fans are feeling after Saturday's road win in New England. It also isn't hard to figure out why New England felt the need to steal a page [...]

Analysis and Player Ratings: DC United 2-2 Union

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Philadelphia Union fought back, and fought through the defense's worst passing performance of the season. Then they stopped fighting. Or, to be more accurate, they stopped fighting as a team.

Analysis & player ratings: Union 1-2 Real Salt Lake

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Many teams go through late summer swoons in MLS. Philadelphia Union have not been "found out," and they are not revealing long-hidden weaknesses. They are making individual mistakes, bad defensive reads, and playing too direct.

Player ratings & analysis: Montreal Impact 5-1 Philadelphia Union

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The Union lost. Big.

Player ratings & analysis: Union 2-2 New York Red Bulls

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Fabian Herbers and Chris Pontius guided the Union to a come-from-behind draw against New York Red Bulls.

Player ratings & analysis: Union 3-0 DC United

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Philadelphia Union tore apart a DC United side that echoed the 2015 Union in organization and self-belief.

Player ratings & analysis: Houston Dynamo 1-0 Philadelphia Union

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Philadelphia Union created and gave up few opportunities in a slog that was ended by Cristian Maidana's last second blast.

Player ratings & analysis: Union 2-3 Vancouver Whitecaps

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The Union midfield is in transition. PSP's Adam Cann breaks down that transition after the Union's 3-2 loss to Vancouver, why the Union are now surrendering so many goals, and why the attack is so exciting to watch.

Player ratings & analysis: Union 4-3 Chicago Fire

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Make no mistake: Alberg was the story. His finishing, movement, "dirty running," and awareness were sublime. But there was a lot more to like about the Union performance than just their hat trick hero.

Player ratings & analysis: NYCFC 3-2 Union

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Philadelphia Union came out of the gate flat against NYCFC on Saturday, falling prey to the great play of a talented rookie and a trio of savvy vets.

Player ratings & analysis: Union 3-2 Columbus Crew

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The Union dominated the Columbus midfield and go into the Copa America break at the top of the Eastern Conference.

Player ratings & analysis: Rapids 1-1 Union

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The Union and Rapids confirmed a lot of stereotypes about American soccer in what was mostly a staid game, until suddenly it wasn't. PSP's Adam Cann offers analysis and player ratings for Saturday's 1-1 draw.

Player ratings & analysis: Orlando City 2-2 Philadelphia Union

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Nobody had a great night as Orlando City, Philadelphia, and Sorin Stoica struggled through an ugly, messy midweek matchup.

Player ratings & analysis: Union 1-0 DC United

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Richie Marquez stole three points for the Union as a sloppy match revealed how the Union have grown since 2015 and how far they have to go to make a run in this season's playoffs.

Player ratings & analysis: Impact 1-1 Union

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After giving up points at home to Los Angeles, Philadelphia Union snatched a point from Eastern Conference leading Montreal Impact with a tough road performance.

Analysis and Player Ratings: Union 2-2 LA Galaxy

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Two wonderful goals from LA Galaxy canceled out Philadelphia Union's strong performance as the teams split points on Wednesday night.

Analysis & player ratings: Union 1-1 San Jose Earthquakes

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The Union were the better side, but they stumbled to the finish line as San Jose roared back after going a man down.

Analysis and player ratings: Union 2-0 NYCFC

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The Union were far from their best, but a huge effort from CJ Sapong and Tranquillo Barnetta's return to the lineup helped the Philly go to 3-0 at home this season.

Analysis and player ratings: Seattle Sounders 2-1 Philadelphia Union

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Sigi Schmid made the right adjustments as Seattle grew into the match and nabbed three points in a closely contested match.

Player ratings & analysis: Union 2-1 Orlando City SC

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Tranquillo Barnetta stole three points for the Union after an evenly contested match looked destined to end in a draw.

Analysis and player ratings: Chicago Fire 1-0 Union

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Harsh conditions and a red card conspired with Chicago Fire to end the Union's two match win streak. Although there were few outstanding performances, the trend of playing mostly mistake-free soccer continued.

Player ratings & analysis: Union 3-0 New England Revolution

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The Union were very good defensively in their second win of the season, but there is plenty of work still to be done.

Analysis & player ratings: Columbus Crew 1-2 Philadelphia Union

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The Union's defensive organization gave them a chance to win on Saturday, and Chris Pontius did the rest.

Player ratings & analysis: FC Dallas 2-0 Union

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The rest of the season won't be this bad. But without some quickfire adjustments, next week could be.

Player ratings & analysis: Union 1-0 Orlando City SC

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In a physical final match, Philly showed that there is hope for the future in a rugged, efficient performance.

Player ratings & analysis: NYRB 4-1 Union

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The Union were mentally weak as a quick New York strike rendered the next 89 minutes moot.

Analysis and player ratings: Toronto FC 3-1 Philadelphia Union

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To cap a disappointing week, the Union fell to a flawed Toronto side as Andrew Wenger auditioned for a fullback spot.

Player ratings & (brief) analysis: Revolution 1-1 Union

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The Union sat back and absorbed New England's pressure. They earned a point through Andre Blake's heroism and Fernando Aristeguieta's fine finish, but they will need to transition with much more success to trouble Sporting Kansas City on Wednesday.

Player ratings & analysis: Union 2-0 Houston Dynamo

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A poor showing from Houston gave Union fans a glimpse of the potential a fully loaded midfield offers. The return of Mo Edu led to unnecessary questions about his best position.

Player ratings & analysis: Union 1-2 Columbus Crew

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When a talented team executes their gameplan perfectly, there is not much an opponent can do. The Crew are a talented team, and the Union could not recover after being pinned back the entire first half.

English Premier League

Player Ratings: Arsenal 3-0 Chelsea

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Arsenal hosted Chelsea on Saturday afternoon, in what was a crucial early season game. The Gunners...

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Player ratings: Manchester United 2-0 Southampton

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Zlatan Ibrahimovic's 36th minute header and 52nd minute penalty saw Manchester United through, as they retained the top spot in the Premier League table. Southampton saw more of the ball though, as they dominatedball possession with 57% .

United made four on target goal attempts, while the Saints had one.

Our Man Of The Match Was Magnificent – Worth 3 Points

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It´s not many times you have one man play so brilliantly to win a game for Newcastle United, but that´s exactly what happened yesterday when Rob Elliot put in a magnificent performance at Bournemouth to keep his second clean sheet in a row and get Newcastle only our second win of the season and our [.

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Manchester United 1-3 Watford: Red Devils’ player ratings

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Nirvana churned out 'Smells like Teen Spirit', but the influx of world class superstars like Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Paul Pogba, Henrikh Mkhitaryan along with manager Jose Mourinho, which was supposed to give Manchester United 'Nirvana', has furnished something excruciatingly different over the course of last week.