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Professional soccer comes to the Midway area
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Professional soccer comes to the Midway area

Minneapolis struck out, and the city of St. Paul quickly pounced on the opportunity to be the home of Minnesota’s soon to be Major League Soccer (MLS) franchise. Last Friday Oct. 23, St. Paul Mayor Chris Coleman and Minnesota United owner Bill McGuire announced that the team will build a $120 million, 20,000 seat professional…

Minnesota United FC Wants to Win your Heart
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Minnesota United FC Wants to Win your Heart

If you look back through the rosters of the original North American Soccer League (1969 – 1983), you’ll find a whole host of international stars who played in the United States (Pele, Beckenbauer, Best, Cruyff and Eusebio among others). Patrick “Ace” Ntsoelengoe is probably less well known but he’s widely considered the greatest player from…