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MINNESOTA SOCCER PODCAST: The Loons Trade for Ike Opara

Nic is ready to expand on his successful predictions, international play styles, and Minnesota United trade for MVP defender Ike Opara.

In This Episode

French style of play [2:30] Minnesota acquires Top Ranked Defender Ike Opara from Sporting Kansas City [6:00] Potential new starting lineups [21:00] Is this trade really just Ramirez for Opara? [30:00] Ramirez scores for the US National Team in his International Debut [33:00] The fall of the Tottenham Hotspurs [35:00]

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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