The Philadelphia Union pose for a photo before the game against the Seattle Sounders FC during the 2014 U.S. Open Cup Final at PPL Park on September 16, 2014 in Chester, Pennsylvania. (Credit:  Drew Hallowell/Getty Images)

Philly Soccer Show: Houston, We Have A Crucial Match

The Union and Dynamo — both in a fight for a playoff spot in the Eastern Conference — face off Saturday.

09/19/2014

Maurice Edu #21 of the Philadelphia Union celebrates a goal in the first half against the Seattle Sounders FC during the 2014 U.S. Open Cup Final at PPL Park on September 16, 2014 in Chester, Pennsylvania. United won 1-0. (Photo by Drew Hallowell/Getty Images)

Union Lose To Seattle, 3-1, In U.S. Open Cup Final

Clint Dempsey and Obafemi Martins led the Seattle Sounders to their fourth U.S. Open Cup title Tuesday night, scoring in overtime in a 3-1 victory over the Philadelphia Union.

09/16/2014

(Union head coach Jim Curtin, then assistant coach, with midfielder Danny Cruz in 2013 file photo by Al Messerschmidt/ Getty Images)

Philly Soccer Show: US Open Cup Fever

This is the US Open Cup Final edition of the KYW Philly Soccer Show! Jim Curtin is our special guest.

09/12/2014

(Photo from Philly Soccer Page, used with permission)

Philly Soccer Show: The Union Catching Fire

The KYW Philly Soccer Show talks with interim manager Jim Curtin, who has guided his team to a playoff spot.

09/10/2014

Philadelphia Union players celebrate after a win earlier this season. (Credit: Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Philly Soccer Show: Union Making Late Playoff Push

The Philadelphia Union are in touching distance of a playoff spot, and the KYW Philly Soccer Show is here to sort it all out.

09/05/2014

Conor Casey File Photo (Credit: Jamie Sabau/getty Images)

Philadelphia Gets By Toronto FC 1-0

Conor Casey scored early in the second half to help the Philadelphia Union beat 10-man Toronto FC 1-0 on Wednesday night, spoiling Greg Vanney’s debut as head coach.

09/03/2014

Andrew Wenger File Photo (Credit: Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Philly Soccer Show: Wenger, M’Bolhi Help Union Get Back On Track

Rest and some home cooking were just what the doctor ordered, as the Philadelphia Union picked up a thrilling win at home Sunday.

08/27/2014

Sheanon Williams File Photo (Credit: Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Union Score Twice Late To Win 4-2 Over Quakes

Sheanon Williams scored the go-ahead goal in the 72nd minute to help the Union beat the San Jose Earthquakes 4-2 Sunday night.

08/24/2014

(Pedro Ribiero.  Photo by Earl Gardner, Philly Soccer Page.  Used with permission)

Philly Soccer Show: Rookies Pedro Ribeiro and Andre Blake Steppin’ Out

A pair of rookies get their first start of the year for the Philadelphia Union, and we have one of them as our guest today on the KYW Philly Soccer Show.

08/20/2014

(Photo provided by Phila. Union)

Philly Soccer Show: Union Strengthening Amid Search For Manager

The Union have made to the final of the Lamar Hunt US Open Cup and are holding onto the last playoff spot in the MLS Eastern Conference.

08/15/2014

Sebastien Le Toux File Photo (Credit: Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Le Toux Scores Twice, Union Beats Impact 2-1

Sebastien Le Toux scored two goals and the Union beat Montreal 2-1 on Saturday night.

08/09/2014

(Zac MacMath of Philadelphia Union reacts to a shot during a 4-1 loss to the LA Galaxy on May 25th.  Photo by Harry How/ Getty Images)

Philly Soccer Show: Twilight For Zac MacMath?

Philadelphia Union goalkeeper Zac MacMath is seeing his starting job slip away, with the signing of Algerian netminder Raïs M’Bohli.

08/06/2014

(Raïs M'Bolhi of PFC CSKA Sofia on May 19, 2012.   Photo by Nikolay Doychinov/ EuroFootball/ Getty Images)

Philly Soccer Show: New Keeper For Union, Lunging Toward Playoffs?

The winds of change could be swirling around the Philadelphia Union once again, and the KYW Philly Soccer Show tries to make sense of it all.

07/30/2014

(Danny Cruz, in 2013 file photo.  Photo by Jamie Sabau/ Getty Images)

Philly Soccer Show: Danny Cruz (!), Carlos Valdes (?)

Danny Cruz’s hard-nosed play has both delighted and frustrated the Philadelphia Union faithful, but the winger says he will always give his all for the team.

07/23/2014

(Credit: Mitchell Leff/Getty Images)

Le Toux’s PK Ties Game For Union Against Fire 1-1

Sebastien Le Toux scored on a penalty kick in the 91st minute and the Philadelphia Union came back to tie the Chicago Fire 1-1 on Saturday.

07/19/2014