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MINNESOTA SOCCER PODCAST: Finlay Returns & Mannone Arrives

We are less than two weeks away from MNUFC’s season opener! We take one more look at the roster and how things can potentially shake out over the next couple weeks, breakdown the performances from a couple key players in the recent preseason friendlies, and take a look at the recent activity in the Champions League!


In This Episode

  • We are twelve (12!) days away from the Loons season opener! [2:00]
  • Catching up on news from around the MLS [6:00]
  • Ethan Finlay Returns! [11:00]
  • Loons roster moves, preseason friendly updates [18:00]
  • New jerseys! [24:00]
  • The Loons finally have depth! [33:00]
  • Champions League! [40:00]


The Minnesota Soccer Podcast is a weekly podcast with hosts David Naylor and Nic Hallett. Listen for news about the latest with the Minnesota United, Major League Soccer, The World Cup, The Premier League, FIFA and everything going on in the world of Soccer (football).

David Naylor (@ProfCedar) is a contributor to the coverage of the Minnesota Timberwolves at Zone Coverage. His writing on the Wolves has previously appeared at SB Nation’s Canis Hoopus, and he has traveled across the country to report on the Timberwolves.

Nic Hallett (@PrinceHallett) is a Zone Coverage editor and writer, who specializes in soccer coverage. He has previously covered sports for the St. Paul Pioneer Press and the Big Ten Network.

Tom Schreier (@tschreier3) is the proprietor of and previously wrote about Minnesota sports for Bleacher Report and Yahoo! Sports before joining 105 The Ticket in 2014.

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