In the Union’s finest moment, of course it was Ray Gaddis leading the team to its first trophy

The soul of the Union's locker room and team's longest-tenured player has quieted his critics again this season. Plus the case for why Jim Curtin should be MLS Coach of the Year.

Union seal the Supporters’ Shield, their first-ever trophy, with 2-0 win over New England

Sergio Santos and Cory Burke scored the goals to deliver the Union the first trophy in their 11-season history and seal home-field advantage throughout the playoffs.

Union seal the Supporters’ Shield, their first-ever trophy, with 2-0 win over New England

Sergio Santos and Cory Burke scored the goals to deliver the Union the first trophy in their 11-season history and seal home-field advantage throughout the playoffs.

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Photos: The Union win the Supporters' Shield

The Philadelphia Union claimed their first ever trophy with a 2-0 win over the New England Revolution at Subaru Park on Sunday, November 8, 2020, that clinched the Supporters' Shield.
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Photos: The Union win the Supporters' Shield

The Philadelphia Union claimed their first ever trophy with a 2-0 win over the New England Revolution at Subaru Park on Sunday, November 8, 2020, that clinched the Supporters' Shield.

History beckons the Union: Either their first trophy or an end-of-season collapse

The pieces are there for the Union to finally win their first ever trophy on Sunday at home against New England, but so is the pressure to overcome the team's history of failure.

History beckons the Union: Either their first trophy or an end-of-season collapse

The pieces are there for the Union to finally win their first ever trophy on Sunday at home against New England, but so is the pressure to overcome the team's history of failure.
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Soccer on TV: Dortmund-Bayern, Lazio-Juventus, Manchester City-Liverpool

Plus big games for Manchester United's men and women, and some FA Cup games that feature Cinderella stories from England's lower leagues.

Union clinch berth in 2021 Concacaf Champions League

Orlando City’s 2-1 win over the Columbus Crew on Wednesday guaranteed the Union their first ever berth in this continent's most prestigious club soccer tournament.

What the Union need to do to win the MLS Cup

Here are a few thoughts on what the Union need to do to win Major League Soccer’s biggest prize.

Soccer on TV: UEFA Champions League, Europa League, and a big MLS game

Believe it or not, by the time this week ends, the UEFA Champions League and Europa League group stages will already be halfway done.

The Union scored just once on 22 shots vs. Columbus, so of course fans are blaming Joe Bendik

The only Union shot that went in the net was Jamiro Monteiro’s penalty kick. No team should be excused from that, no matter who its goalkeeper is.

Union lose 2-1 at Columbus Crew, and their quest for a trophy will come down to the season finale

The Union's 22 shots were their second-highest total of the season, but Joe Bendik's struggles in net led to both Columbus goals.

The Union will win their first ever trophy with a win Sunday at the Columbus Crew

For the fourth time in their history, the Union are one win away from their first ever trophy. Their first shot to end the drought comes Sunday at Columbus, where they've won just twice in 14 visits.

Soccer on TV: Manchester United vs. Arsenal, Sam Mewis and Rose Lavelle in FA Cup final

NBC Sports has drawn fans' ire for putting big Premier League games on Peacock a few times this season. On Sunday, one of the biggest games of the season will only be on the streaming platform.

Union’s Andre Blake could be out for the season with a fractured right hand

There's a chance that Blake will be back for the playoffs since the Union won't play their first posteason game until late November. Joe Bendik will start until Blake returns.

Jack Elliott and Andrew Wooten saved the Union from embarrassment against Chicago

The Union have clinched at least second place in the East, and their magic number to win the Supporters' Shield is just three points. But there isn’t much joy going around after Wednesday's 2-1 win.

Union’s win over Chicago Fire is overshadowed by José Andrés Martínez testing positive for COVID-19

The Union took sole possession of first place with the win and Toronto's loss to NYCFC. But that was overshadowed by the Martínez news, and Andre Blake suffering an injury late in the game.

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Despite illness and injury, the Union defeat the Chicago Fire 2-1

Check out some of our best photos from the Union's 2-1 win over Chicago at Subaru Park.

Union aim for the Supporters’ Shield knowing Jamiro Monteiro could miss the start of the playoffs

While the Union prepare to host C.J. Sapong and the Chicago Fire on Wednesday, they're also preparing to lose Monteiro and other key players to national team call-ups in November.

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