News in Brief: Parisian Golazos, Rookie of the Year, and More

by on 16 October 2017

If you’re here, chances are good you watched the Minnesota United game last night. So, to cleanse your palette from that, enjoy this golazo:

Quite a few Minnesota United players are on the longlists for MLs awards:

Abu Danladi has been nominated for Rookie of the Year.

Both Brent Kallman and Francisco Calvo are on the list for Defender of the Year.

Bobby Shuttleworth, Christian Ramirez, and Ibson are candidates for MLS MVP.

Ibson and Ramirez are also candidates for Newcomer of the Year.


More Minnesota news

Minnesota United’s academy started this weekend. You can watch the match on MNUFC’s website.

A North St. Paul soccer team uses its diversity to its advantage.

Minnesota’s High School soccer rankings are out, and there aren’t many changes.

Bruce Arena stepped down as the U.S. Men’s National Team coach.

In an effort to raise money for Hurricane Harvey, there is a celebrity soccer match in Houston in November.

With all the calls for #SunilOut, learn more about Gulati from Howler?

From FourFourTwo, learn more about MLS’ next expansion draft that shouldn’t happen.


MLS Weekend Roundup

Portland put D.C. United to the sword to the tune of 4-0

San Jose scored late to draw Vancouver 1-1

FC Dallas fell 4-0 to Seattle, featuring a 3-minute brace for Will Bruin

Minnesota United fell 3-0 away to the LA Galaxy

Houston and Kansas City drew 0-0 in a drowsy affair

Josh Gatt’s 3rd minute goal saw Colorado win 1-0 over Real Salt Lake

Jozy Altidore scored to give Toronto the 1-0 over Montreal

Columbus won 1-0 over Orlando City on a goal from Ola Kamara

Atlanta and New York Red Bulls failed to score in a 0-0 draw

New England won 2-1 after trading stoppage time goals with New York City FC

Chicago won 3-2 over Philadelphia on a hat trick from Nemanja Nikolic

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