#Minnesota United

What We Want to Happen Today 10/20

Today is a full slate of MLS games as the season starts to come towards an end. Sporting Kansas City is off today, but the club can still clinch a playoff berth if a result goes their way. KC can clinch a playoff berth if the LA Galaxy lose to the Houston Dynamo, or Minnesota United lose or tie the Philadelphia Union, or if the Vancouver Whitecaps and Los Angeles FC both lose. So there are a number of ways for KC to clinch qualification today. Here is a look at the games today and what KC want to happen in those games.
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FC Dallas vs LAFC – lineup prediction and game info

FC Dallas hosts Los Angeles FC this Wednesday, tonight at 7 pm at Toyota Stadium. TV (English): TXA 21 and the FCDTV Network. Coverage begins at 6:30 pm CT. The match will also be shown on Estrella TV (KMPX-29) in Spanish. ONLINE: For viewers inside DFW and the FCDTV Network,...
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The Dickinson Press

Like MLS standings, Minnesota United’s season-ending schedule is condensed

Minnesota United started the most congested stretch of its season with a 1-0 victory at Austin FC on Saturday — the first of five games over the next 16 days. The busy period started earlier for center back Michael Boxall and three other starters playing for their national teams in friendlies and World Cup qualifiers across the globe last week.
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Union carry unbeaten streak into Minnesota showdown

The Philadelphia Union put a six-game unbeaten streak on the line when they face Minnesota United on Wednesday night in Saint Paul, Minn., in a game that has major playoff implications for both teams. Philadelphia (12-7-10, 46 points) trails second-place Nashville SC by two points in the Eastern Conference and...

LAFC faces near must-win situation in trip to Dallas

Los Angeles FC will be in near-desperation mode in its hunt for a spot in the MLS playoffs when it battles FC Dallas on Wednesday in a crucial late-season Western Conference match in Frisco, Texas. LAFC heads to the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex on the heels of a 3-1 home victory...

Be a Goldfish: Union look to keep unbeaten streak alive at Minnesota

The Union is on a six-match unbeaten streak. Some would say they are getting hot at the right time, with five matches left in their 2021 season. With only three weeks left in, Philadelphia has little room for error. Can they have a short memory about dropped points and move on to Minnesota to keep their unbeaten streak alive?

New MLS salary data shows pay data for Dániel Gazdag, other Union signings

The MLS Players Association published its latest round of salary data on Wednesday, giving us a first look at how much players signed by the Union and the rest of the league this summer are earning. Some of the numbers you’ll read below aren’t exact salary figures, because they are...
Minneapolis Star Tribune

Gameday preview: Minnesota United vs. Philadelphia

7 p.m. vs. Philadelphia * Bally Sports North-Plus, SKOR North (1500-AM) The seventh-place Loons ended a three-game winless streak with Saturday's 1-0 victory at Austin FC. But they only kept pace in the Western Conference after both LA Galaxy and Real Salt Lake won after them late Saturday night. ... This is the Loons' second and final game this season against an Eastern Conference team in MLS' very uneven schedule. A Sept. 29 game at D.C. United was the only other one in their 34-game schedule because of the pandemic. The Union (12-7-10) is third in the Eastern Conference with 46 points and is undefeated in its past six games (4-0-2). This is Philadelphia's third consecutive road game. It played seventh-place Montreal to a 2-2 draw on Saturday. ... The Loons have never beaten Philadelphia (0-2-1). The Union was the only opponent to win at Allianz Field during its inaugural 2019 season.
E Pluribus Loonum

Preview: Matchday 30, Minnesota United vs. Philadelphia Union

After stealing three points on the road on the weekend Minnesota United faces an Eastern Conference opponent for only the second time this season as they host an in-form Philadelphia Union. Minnesota has been unsuccessful against Philadelphia in three previous tries, although without meeting them since 2019, a 2-3 loss, there is very little history to think about.
E Pluribus Loonum

Notebook: Ending the skid was huge

Saturday night, Minnesota United FC came back from a three game winless streak to finally get three points. And three points on the road in Austin nonetheless. A huge said of points for the Loons as they enter the final five match stretch of the 2021 campaign. “We talk about...

Pontano: Philadelphia Union Weekly Recap

This past Saturday marks the first time since 2019 that the Philadelphia Union played a match outside of the country. Due to COVID-19, the Canadian border was temporarily closed, meaning CF Montreal played their games in Miami. Now that the border is open, the Union had to travel up to play a CF Montreal team that is trying to make the playoffs, just like the Union who currently sits in third place in the MLS.