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Minnesota United Keep Unbeaten Home Streak Alive Last Saturday

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With Minnesota United FC’s return to the National Sports Center in Blaine, I too returned, along with the 7,024 attendees (second most for a United NASL league match), to see United take on the Tampa Bay Rowdies. United came into the game in second place in the NASL fall standings (first in combined) while the Rowdies came into the game with the third most points in the NASL (fifth in combined). The scoring began again for United’s golden boot leader Christian Ramirez. Ramirez had the back of his foot kicked for a penalty shot. The recently-named NASL Player of the Month slid the...

Minnesota United FC Continue Their Eleven Game Hot Streak

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The Minnesota United extended their eleven game NASL unbeaten streak Saturday against the Cosmos in New York by tying 1-1. The spring season champion United are now in second place on the table for the fall season, only one point behind San Antonio -- the squad is still atop the combined standings for both spring and fall.

A huge part of the lead and streak has been striker Christian Ramirez, who is currently on a five-game scoring streak in North American Soccer League games. Ramirez leads both the team and the entire league in goals with 13. He also leads the team with five assists....