Instead, they posted an over-the-top production of a "Fresh Prince of Bel-Air" parody on their Twitter page.
Although the video is admittedly very funny and nicely put together, MLS fans hammered the Union for playing around rather than working on winning games.
The Union, who play in Chester, Pennsylvania, obviously made the video to promote the team's 'Throwback Night' on Saturday, but that didn't stop the negative reaction.
@PhilaUnion Maybe if you guys spent less time making dope ass videos and more time practicing we'd have a win— !NOOP (@BagofBenjamins) May 5, 2017
@PhilaUnion Originality-0— Eric Udi (@Udi0306) May 5, 2017
@PhilaUnion 4 pts from 8 games, winless since Aug 2016 and you spend time/resources making this???— Benjaminho (@BenRC8) May 5, 2017
@PhilaUnion You guys looked at the league table? Maybe not the best time for this fam— Jamaal (@___jamaal) May 5, 2017
Not everyone was upset, however.