Christian Ramirez missed a penalty, and the Cosmos Curse continued for United.
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Minnesota beat Atlanta 1-0, but your humble blogger spent most of the night taking in the sights.
We talked a lot about Ron Gardenhire’s firing on the Sportive this week, with occasional asides to cover the wanton stupidity of Ned Yost, Gopher football, the Vikings, and who to cheer for in the MLB Playoffs. Also: my plan to make the new Twins managers the entire 1987 team.
The United midfielder appears to be in line for a chance to play for the US men’s national team.
For the 73rd consecutive podcast, we complained about the Twins and Minnesota sports owners. We also talked grouse hunting.
We thought “I, Darko” was gone. But now he’s taking up kickboxing.
Minnesota’s victory on Saturday made a statement, and has United comfortably in front in the standings.
On this week’s Sportive, we talked mostly NFL – including the Vikings’ win, our sleeper team (the Bills), and whether we should be watching the NFL at all.
Minnesota’s win over Fort Lauderdale, combined with San Antonio’s loss at Carolina, was enough to put United back on top of the combined NASL standings
Minnesota has been creating chances; they just have been unable to finish.