Wil Trapp


Loons leave Wil Trapp, Tyler Miller, Alan Benitez unprotected for expansion draft

Minnesota United have protected 12 players from being selected by St. Louis City in Friday’s MLS expansion draft. The Loons’ off-limits players, which became public Thursday, are forwards Luis Amarilla and Mender Garcia; attacking midfielders Emanuel Reynoso, Robin Lod, Franco Fragapane and Bongi Hlongwane; central midfielders Hassani Dotson and Kervin Arriaga; defenders Kemar Lawrence, Michael Boxall and D.J. Taylor,; and goalkeeper Dayne St. Clair.
Minneapolis Star Tribune

Minnesota United's midfield injuries mount: Wil Trapp, Jacori Hayes, Kervin Arriaga all out

Not long ago, Minnesota United's roster was rich with central and defensive midfielders. Now, Loons coach Adrian Heath is looking to fill those two spots. Captain Wil Trapp is expected to miss three to four weeks because of an injured hamstring, Jacori Hayes sustained a season-ending broken leg in Wednesday's international friendly with Everton, and Kervin Arriaga remains listed as out for Saturday's game at Houston because of his own ankle injury. Hassani Dotson (knee) also remains out for the season.
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Loons captain Wil Trapp exits D.C. United game with injury

Minnesota United defensive midfielder Wil Trapp injured his hamstring Saturday. “It’s not good at this moment in time,” manager Adrian Heath said postgame. The full severity of Trapp’s setback will become known in the next few days. The Loons captain went to conduct a routine pass down...
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Minneapolis Star Tribune

Wil Trapp returns to Minnesota United starting lineup; Luis Amarilla, Robin Lod out

Minnesota United defensive midfielder and captain Wil Trapp returned to the starting 11 Saturday alongside Kervin Arriaga after he served a game's suspension last week. Young Joseph Rosales went back to a reserve's role against FC Cincinnati on a night when Loons coach Adrian Heath changed his attacking front four, too.
Minneapolis Star Tribune

Loons captain Wil Trapp aiming for better discipline after yellow card streak

At age 29 and with 10 seasons in MLS, Minnesota United captain and defensive midfielder Wil Trapp is one of his team's most experienced and affable players. And yet he entered Saturday's home game against Colorado knowing that one more yellow card assigned will earn him a one-game suspension. Trapp...
Minneapolis Star Tribune

Minnesota United protective of captain Wil Trapp's early-game yellow cards

Minnesota United coach Adrian Heath called upon right back Romain Metanire for his season debut in Sunday's 1-0 loss at Austin FC — as a second-half substitute for defensive midfielder captain Wil Trapp in the 68th minute. Trapp was removed with nearly 30 minutes still left to play to...

Pepsi Matchday Mixtape: Wil Trapp

We've aggregated the gameday playlists from MNUFC players so you can enjoy them at home, presented by Pepsi. Up next, Minnesota United Midfielder Wil Trapp:

Episode 168 – A Well-Dressed (?) Wil Trapp

A well-dressed (?) Wil Trapp joins the pod to discuss the Loons back-to-back draws to open the season, the highs and lows of his time in Columbus and Miami, taking up a new leadership role in Minnesota and much more.
Minneapolis Star Tribune

Minnesota United captain Wil Trapp set to return for Saturday's home opener

Minnesota United defensive midfielder and captain Wil Trapp trained with his team Tuesday morning in Blaine and is what coach Adrian Heath called "full in now" for Saturday's home opener against Nashville. Trapp was one of four likely starters out injured in Saturday's 1-1 draw at Philadelphia after the Loons...
West Central Tribune

Wil Trapp will be Minnesota United’s new captain

ST. PAUL — Wil Trapp will succeed Ozzie Alonso as Minnesota United’s captain for the 2022 season. Trapp, a defensive midfielder in his second year with the Loons, will wear the armband in games he plays in this season, while center back Michael Boxall will serve as primary vice captain and likely wear the armband when Trapp is out.
Grand Forks Herald

Loons pick up options on Wil Trapp and Romain Metanire, decline on Brent Kallman, others

ST. PAUL — Minnesota United announced Wednesday it picked up 2022 contract options on two starters — midfielder Wil Trapp and defender Romain Metanire. The Loons declined the options on two contributing players, Jan Gregus and Brent Kallman, while two veterans head for free agency, Ozzie Alonso and Ethan Finlay.