Coming off a near month-long NASL break, Minnesota United looks to get back on the winning track and regain their NASL form against the Spring Season Champion, Atlanta Silverbacks – the team that clinched the Spring Season crown on United’s home field back in the Spring Season finale on July 4th.
Through the weekend and opening day of the 29th annual Schwan’s USA CUP the competition has been fierce. Conditions have been seasonably warm with an equally strong passion from the global soccer community.
The 29th edition of USA CUP, the biggest youth soccer tournament in the western hemisphere, is upon us again.
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 [...]