News in Brief: Joshua Gatt Joins Minnesota United, Loons Vs. Timbers, and Much More

by on 12 February 2017

Joshua Gatt to sign with Minnesota United FC

According to Megan Ryan at Star Tribune, Joshua Gatt will join Minnesota United. The 25-year-old winger has been slowed by injuries the past few years, but at one time was receiving call-ups to the USMNT. There is some discussion that Loons coach Adrian Heath should try the Michigan native at right back.

Minnesota United takes on Portland Timbers 7:00 p.m. CST Sunday night

Minnesota will be taking on the Portland Timbers in preseason action today. To get ready for United’s second broadcast preseason game, read a recap of the Loons’ tilt against the ‘Couv and then Wes Burdine’s analysis of the tactical choices in that game.  We’ll have a link to the broadcast right here once Portland or Minnesota publishes it.

News bits

Highlights from Thursday’s match

Check out the highlights from Thursday’s preseason match against the Vancouver Whitecaps.

Today in awesome

Jamie Watson and Nick Rodgers taking the polar plunge.

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