Rushing is a Minnesota United contributor for Zone Coverage. After moving to the Twin Cities in 2017, Jeremy could be heard on KS95 before venturing back toward his passion, sports. He grew up in Moline, Ill. and, aside from United, is a die-hard US Soccer, St. Louis Cardinals and Illinois Fighting Illini football & basketball fan (sorry). Jeremy's passion for the Loons began at the first game he attended at TCF Bank Stadium and has grown ever since.
Adrian Heath Faces Crucial Center-Back Decision as MNUFC Enters Phase 2
By Jeremy Rushing - Sep 18, 2020
Since acquiring top-tier MLS defender Ike Opara back in January of 2019, Minnesota United FC has built their entire defensive identity around its pair of starting center […]
Minnesota United’s Evolved Midfield Presence Was On Display in Its Win Over Dallas
By Jeremy Rushing - Sep 11, 2020
Minnesota United FC entered Wednesday’s match against FC Dallas looking to stay hot following a 4-0 thrashing of Real Salt Lake. On a chilly September night, their […]
No. 10 on the Jersey and No. 10 on the Field, Emanuel Reynoso is Finally Here
By Jeremy Rushing - Sep 2, 2020
After more the half a year of ups, downs, negotiations, nearly done deals, nearly dead deals and – oh yeah – a global pandemic, Minnesota United finally […]
Awkward Night at Allianz: Piped in Sound, Stilted Play and Two Own Goals in MNUFC’s Loss to Kansas City
By Jeremy Rushing - Aug 22, 2020
It was already set to be an unprecedented night at Allianz Field. The first of six matches for Minnesota United in phase one of MLS’ return to […]
Dayne St. Clair Has Proven Himself on Loan; Now it’s Time for His Opportunity with Minnesota United FC
By Jeremy Rushing - Aug 21, 2020
Before the world turned upside down Dayne St. Clair, Minnesota United’s goalkeeper of the future, was given the opportunity to get much-needed quality minutes, being loaned to […]
What is Thomás Chacón’s Role with Minnesota United FC Going Forward?
By Jeremy Rushing - Aug 13, 2020
A little more than one year ago, on August 7th, 2019, Minnesota United FC announced the signing of their latest and youngest Designated Player, Thomás Chacón. The […]
Who is Impacted Most by Minnesota United’s Signing of Bakaye Dibassy?
By Jeremy Rushing - Aug 5, 2020
Just a few weeks removed from head coach Adrian Heath confirming the team’s interest in Bakaye Dibassy, Minnesota United made the signing of the Ligue 1 defender […]
Depth and Bench Play Help Minnesota United Control Their Own Destiny in Group D
By Jeremy Rushing - Jul 21, 2020
Deep in the second half of their opening MLS is Back Tournament match against Sporting Kansas City, Minnesota United were staring a 1-0 deficit square in the […]
MLS is Back, But Should it Be?
By Jeremy Rushing - Jul 8, 2020
For MLS fans everywhere, today is both exhilarating and unnerving. On one hand, the first legitimate league match in nearly four months will be played when host […]
How Will Minnesota United Replace Ike Opara in the MLS is Back Tournament?
By Jeremy Rushing - Jul 6, 2020
Ask anyone who follows Minnesota United FC what the strength of this team is and you’ll get the same answer 100% of the time. The back line. […]
Predicting Minnesota United FC’s Results in the Group Stage of the MLS is Back Tournament
By Jeremy Rushing - Jun 25, 2020
Exactly two weeks from the beginning of the MLS is Back Tournament, a return to play for top-tier American men’s soccer, the league released the group stage […]
Analyzing Minnesota United’s “MLS is Back” Tournament Group
By Jeremy Rushing - Jun 16, 2020
On Wednesday it was confirmed that all 26 MLS teams would descend upon the Disney Wide World of Sports complex in Orlando for the “MLS is Back” […]