Photo Courtesy of tribe12.comThe Philadelphia Union currently sit in 6th place in the Eastern Conference. It's not the worst place to be in. Major league Soccer rules dictate that the playoffs are decided by whoever the first 5 teams are in both the Eastern and Western Division. Pretty simple. There are 10 teams in the Eastern Conference and 9 in the Western.The Union currently sit at 23-21. Just behind the New England Revolution at 23-19. The Union's next game will take place on Friday August 1st at PPL park in Chester against Sporting Kansas City, who currently sit atop the Eastern Conference with a record of 35-20.The Union have 14 games to go in the long MLS season, and are not nearly out of the running for one of the top 5 spots in the Eastern Division.The Union also have a...

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