Soccer

Hansen's late goal lifts Crew over Timbers 3-2

Niko Hansen scored in his MLS debut, Ola Kamara got a goal in his third consecutive game and the Columbus Crew beat the Portland Timbers 3-2 on Saturday night.

Notes: Loons, Revolution have two Minnesotans on rosters

Minnesota United FC doesn't have the monopoly on Minnesotan MLS players


Postmatch: United takes a step back vs. Revolution

Following an encouraging draw against Colorado, United allowed yet another goal-fest in New England.


Factors converge to bring United FC's lineup short vs. Revolution

Injuries, a suspension and national team duty leave Minnesota United FC missing 10 players for Saturday afternoon's match.


Kevin Venegas makes MLS debut as Minnesota United FC takes on New England Revolution

Many absences have again forced coach Adrian Heath to switch-up his starting lineup.


Soccer weekend schedule: TV channel, time, matches to watch

What to watch on the pitch


Soccer insider: Chicago's coup is a positive for MLS

Fire is the perfect spot for Bastian Schweinsteiger.


Minnesota United FC midfielder Kevin Molino scores for Trinidad and Tobago

Defender Francisco Calvo and midfielder Johan Venegas started for Costa Rica, while midfielder Rasmus Schuller was an unused substitute for Finland.


Gameday preview: Minnesota United at New England Revolution

United will endure several obstacles — 10, in fact —trying to build off last week's first MLS point


Soccer short takes

What to watch on the pitch


Poll: Which Minnesota pro team are you most optimistic about right now?


St. Paul Port Authority plans to partner with developer Irgens for site near soccer stadium

Port Authority officials will vote next week on a joint venture with Irgens and Minnesota United.


All feet on deck as United's depleted roster heads to New England

The team will have to bring all 17 available players to New England tomorrow, which is one short of a full 18-man match-day squad.


Already thin United lineup gets thinner with injury to de Villardi

Left-back Thomas de Villardi left practice Wednesday on crutches. He is the fifth injured player for United this young season.


United could be missing nine players Saturday at New England

Defender Joe Greenspan is back at practice after a concussion. But a suspension, national team call-ups and injuries will deplete United's roster against the Revolution.


Everything MLS: Game reports, standings, statistics


Heath acknowledges improvement after United's 2-2 draw

United gave up both of its goals in Saturday's 2-2 draw with Colorado Rapids on defensive mistakes, but the Loons' coach saw progress following two lopsided losses.


Loons pick up first MLS point with 2-2 draw in Colorado

Minnesota United held a brief lead but had to settle for a 2-2 draw at Dick's Sporting Goods Park.


Loons notes: Longtime friends face each other as MLS rivals

MLS matchup allows United's Thiesson and Rapids' Gashi to resume banter established over the years.