Dave Zeitlin

Dave Zeitlin

Dave Zeitlin has covered the Philadelphia Union since their inaugural season in 2010 and joined MLSsoccer.com as the Union beat writer before the 2011 season. A freelance writer based in Philadelphia, Dave also covers soccer and college sports for CSNPhilly.com and writes features for the Pennsylvania Gazette, the University of Pennsylvania’s alumni magazine. A 2003 Penn graduate, he previously spent seven years as a sportswriter and sports editor for the Daily Local News, a suburban Philadelphia newspaper where he won more than 25 writing awards. He lives in a new house in Philly with his wife, young son and giant beagle mutt.

DAVE ZEITLIN

Eddie Johnson (center) celebrates his game-winning goal against Chelsea on Wednesday.
Forward plays final 30 minutes, bags decisive goal in dramatic win
Thu, 07/26/2012
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5 years removed from his last All-Star, EJ humbled to be back
Wed, 07/25/2012
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John Hackworth
Union coach never wavered, from USL pro to MLS head coach
Wed, 07/25/2012
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PPL Park Panorama
Okugo, McInerney, Hoppenot happy to take in game from different perspective
Tue, 07/24/2012
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Michael Farfan
Union attacker honored to be added as last-minute All-Star reinforcement
Tue, 07/24/2012
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Ben Olsen
Head coach Olsen: Low-key on players' bodies today, strategy will come tomorrow
Mon, 07/23/2012
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Dwayne De Rosario
De Rosario the pick to wear the armband six years after ASG heroics
Mon, 07/23/2012
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Carlos Valdes
Union defender follows Mondragón, will suit up at PPL
Mon, 07/23/2012
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John Hackworth
Star skips trip to RBA, Hoppenot says club "definitely missed Freddy today"
Sat, 07/21/2012
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Sebastien Le Toux
Philly seek first ever points in New York against former star
Fri, 07/20/2012
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Loss vs. Aston Villa stops four-match winning streak in international exhibitions at PPL Park
Thu, 07/19/2012
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Brad Guzan faces an uncertain future as his Hull City loan comes to an end.
US internationals eager for homecoming tour, beginning in Philly
Wed, 07/18/2012
MLSsoccer.com
Despite three straight wins, Philly focused on big picture: playoffs
Tue, 07/17/2012
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Union goalkeeper foils Montreal DP twice to help Philly to three points
Mon, 07/16/2012
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Carlos Valdes
Defender has a good feeling prior to Union win, scores late winner
Sat, 07/14/2012
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Donovan Ricketts and Jack McInerney
Valdes wins it in injury time after Montreal, Philadelphia trade goals in last 10 minutes
Sat, 07/14/2012
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Union see win over Impact as crucial first step to making up ground in East
Fri, 07/13/2012
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Cup run galvanized Philly by "giving them something to play for," says Hackworth
Thu, 07/12/2012
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