Minnesota United soccer mum after key stadium measure approved

Minnesota United soccer mum after key stadium measure approved

The Legislature passed a key property tax exemption the team sought but Gov. Mark Dayton said he needs more time before signing bills after what he called a "disappointing'' conclusion to the session.
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12:47am

Man United fires Van Gaal, expected to appoint Mourinho soon

Replacing Alex Ferguson is proving harder than Manchester United could ever have imagined.
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12:41am

United's unbeaten streak ends at Indy

Justin Braun scored the go-ahead goal in the second half and assisted on a first-half goal, leading the Indy Eleven to a 4-2 victory over Minnesota United FC.
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May 23

Van Gaal's legacy: Big spending, dull games, accent on youth

So, after $375 million in transfers, two seasons of often mind-numbing soccer, one trophy and countless references to his "process" and "philosophy," Louis van Gaal is no longer manager of Manchester United. The English Premier League club announced his departure on Monday evening.
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May 23

Cup title gives Barcelona its 27th trophy in last decade

Only by Barcelona's incredibly high standards can winning back-to-back doubles seem like a disappointment.
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May 22

Alashe's late goal helps Earthquakes to 1-1 tie with Galaxy

Fatai Alashe scored late to help the San Jose Earthquakes tie the Los Angeles Galaxy 1-1 on Sunday.
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May 22

Arriola has goal, assist in U.S. debut, 3-1 win at Puerto Rico

Paul Arriola had a goal and an assist in his national team debut, Tim Ream and Bobby Wood also scored, and the United States started its Copa America preparations with a 3-1 win over Puerto Rico in an exhibition game Sunday.
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May 22

Timbers beat Whitecaps 4-2 in Cascadia Cup rivalry

Diego Valeri scored on a penalty kick in the opening minutes and the Portland Timbers rolled to a 4-2 victory over the Cascadia Cup rival Vancouver Whitecaps on Sunday.
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May 22

PSG faces tough task replacing talisman Zlatan Ibrahimovic

Famed for his lack of modesty as much as outrageous goals, Zlatan Ibrahimovic ended his Paris Saint-Germain career with a typically brash message.
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May 21

Axel Sjoberg scores in Rapids' 1-0 victory over Sounders

Axel Sjoberg headed in a corner kick late in the first half in the Colorado Rapids' 1-0 victory over the Seattle Sounders on Saturday night.
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May 21

Real Salt Lake beats Sporting KC 3-1

Juan Manuel Martinez opened the scoring in the 32nd minute and Real Salt Lake took advantage of Sporting Kansas City's defensive miscues for a 3-1 victory Saturday night.
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May 21

Larin scores twice, Orlando City tops Impact 2-1 to end skid

Cyle Larin scored twice and Ricardo Kaka had two assists to help Orlando City beat the Montreal Impact 2-1 on Saturday night to snap a six-game winless streak.
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May 21

FC Dallas rallies in 2nd half, beats Revolution 4-2

Fabian Castillo scored the go-ahead goal in the 70th minute and Tesho Akindele had two goals to help FC Dallas beat the New England Revolution 4-2 on Saturday night.
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May 21

Crew, Toronto FC play to 0-0 tie

Toronto FC goalkeeper Clint Irwin had his fifth shutout of the season Saturday night in a 0-0 draw with the Columbus Crew.
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May 21

Alvarez, Johnson help Fire beat Dynamo 1-0, snap skid

Arturo Alvarez scored his first MLS goal since 2010 and the Chicago Fire held on to beat the Houston Dynamo 1-0 on Saturday night.
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May 21

McCarty, Wright-Phillips lead Red Bulls past NYCFC, 7-0

Bradley Wright-Phillips and Dax McCarty each scored twice and the New York Red Bulls routed New York City FC 7-0 on Saturday to tie the MLS record for largest margin of victory.
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May 20

Marquez scores 1st MLS goal in 91st, Union beat United 1-0

Richie Marquez scored his first MLS goal in the 91st minute and the Philadelphia Union beat D.C. United 1-0 on Friday night to move into first place in the Eastern Conference.
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May 20

Gameday preview: Minnesota United at Indy Eleven

Minnesota must raise its game to hold first place at Indy Eleven, the only North American Soccer League unbeaten.
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May 20

Soccer insider: MLS not on the same level as world's elite leagues

Attendance is strong, but the talent level isn't there.
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May 20

Weekend soccer watch guide

What to watch on the pitch.
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May 20

Soccer notes

A look around the world of soccer