Minnesota United FC ended the spring season with a less than sparkling 3-0 loss to Atlanta in its return to the National Sports Center Stadium on the Fourth of July in front of an announced crowd of 6,507.
Minnesota United FC’s Dark Clouds supporters section summed up the collective feelings inside the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome with its song “All we are saying is score us a goal” in the 53rd minute to the tune of John Lennon’s anti-war protest song, “Give Peace A Chance.”
Minnesota United FC has been in a furious rush to get everything organized for another season, which begins April 6 with the Dome Opener against none other than the reigning NASL Soccer Bowl champion San Antonio Scorpions at the Metrodome.
March madness is typically reserved for the most intense time of the college basketball season, not the pre-soccer season.
In an already busy 2012-13 off-season, Minnesota Stars FC continued to make adjustments to the club, looking for a third straight appearance in the league finals. Not only did the Stars drop a rather large bombshell on the league, Jan. 23, by signing the last two North American Soccer League’s Most Valuable Players in Etienne [...]
Former Major League Soccer (MLS) player, coach and front office administrator Tom Soehn was recently appointed Director of Soccer Development and Recruiting at the National Sports Center in Blaine.
From press release: Signaling intent for 2013 and beyond, Minnesota Stars FC has reunited the 2011 and 2012 North American Soccer League Most Valuable Players.
The name, Lionel Messi, may not ring a bell with many sports fans in the United States, but the world over he is considered the greatest soccer player in the world today and arguably one of the best that has ever played the game, talked about in the same breath as Pele, Maradona, Cruyff.