Young Minnesota Athletes Find Role Models In Women's World CupSupport for the U.S. Women’s Soccer team has grown as the team has moved ahead in the tournament. Some of their most loyal fans are young girls.
Minnesota United Prepare for Ibarra’s Final GameThe Minnesota United became international news this week when they agreed to transfer star player Miguel Ibarra to a Mexican team.
Minnesota United Head Coach, Owner Talk Soccer Ahead Of Season OpenerWCCO's David McCoy spoke to the team's owner and head coach ahead of Saturday's game to talk about the recent buzz around soccer in Minnesota.
World Cup Craze Takes Hold In Minnesota If you watched the U.S. take on Belgium at a bar viewing party, there was likely a wait just to get inside. "Packed with people, can't move in or out," soccer fan Christian Roemhildt said of Brit's Pub. "I've seen it grow here, it's just amazing to be in a place where everybody is super excited," fan Karen Bookler said.
Thousands Play Hooky To Watch World CupThe U.S. won, despite losing Thursday in the World Cup. Thomas Mueller scored the only goal as Germany beat Team USA 1-0 in Brazil. But the U.S. team still had a good enough record to advance to the next round. The USA will play on, and the Twin Cities will party on.
World Cup Fever Hits The Twin CitiesIt's the most popular sport in the world. And this week the whole world is watching. The viewing party for the first game of the 2014 World Cup wrapped up at Brit's Pub in Minneapolis early Thursday evening.
Minnesota United Soccer Team Debuts This WeekendThe change in seasons means the return of sports like soccer in Minnesota. Minnesota has 70,000 kids in soccer annually, making it the biggest youth sport in the state.
Pro Soccer Team Changes Name To Minnesota United Minnesota United FC is the new name of the state's professional soccer team.