-Sat Jun 15 Brazil v Japan - 1:30pm CT -Sun Jun 16 Mexico v Italy - 1:30pm CT Spain v Uruguay - 4:30pm CT -Mon Jun 17 Tahiti v Nigeria - 1:30pm CT -Wed Jun 19 Brazil v Mexico - 1:30pm CT Italy v Japan - 4:30pm CT -Thu Jun 20 Spain v Tahiti - 1:30pm CT Nigeria v Uruguay - 4:30pm CT -Sat Jun 22 Italy v Brazil - 1:30pm CT Japan v Mexico - 1:30pm CT -Sun Jun 23 Nigeria v Spain - 1:30pm CT Uruguay v Tahiti - 1:30pm CT
Semifinals -Wed Jun 26 A1 v B2 - 1:30pm CT -Thu Jun 27 B1 v A2 - 1:30pm CT
Episode 47 of the du Nord Futbol Show podcast is here.
In this episode Bruce and Wes review the end of another season across much of Europe, examine a high scoring weekend in MLS, relive a pain loss by our Minnesota United, talk Champions League Final and much much more.
-Minnesota Thunder 1999 - lost to Mid-Michigan Bucks 1-2 in 2nd Rd 2000 - beat Mexico SC 7-0 in 2nd Rd, lost to Dallas Burn 0-2 in 3rd Rd 2001 - did not qualify 2002 - beat San Diego Gauchos 6-1 in 2nd Rd, lost to Los Angeles Galaxy 0-4 in 3rd Rd 2003 - lost to Seattle Sounders 0-1 in 3rd Rd 2004 - beat Rapids Reserves 2-1 in 3rd Rd, beat Los Angeles Galaxy 1-0 in 4th Rd, lost to San Jose Earthquakes (tied 2-2) 5-4 in Penalty Kick Shootout in Quarterfinals 2005 - beat Real Salt Lake 6-4 in 3rd Rd, beat Colorado Rapids 4-1 in 4th Rd, beat Kansas City Wizards 1-3 in Quarterfinals, lost to Los Angeles Galaxy 5-2 in Semifinals 2006 - lost to Des Moines Menace 1-0 in 2nd Rd 2007 - beat Indios USA 3-2 in 1st Rd, lost to California Victory 1-0 in 2nd Rd 2008 - beat St Louis Lions 4-1 in 1st Rd, lost to Cleveland City Stars 0-2 in 2nd Rd 2009 - beat 402 FC 3-2 in 1st Rd, beat Chicago Fire Premier 4-0 in 2nd Rd, lost to Kansas City Wizards (tied 3-3) 4-2 in Penalty Kick Shootout in 3rd Rd -NSC Minnesota Stars 2010 - beat KC Athletics 4-2 in 1st Rd, lost to AC St Louis 0-1 in 2nd Rd -Minnesota Stars FC 2011 - ineligible 2012 - beat Des Moines Menace 0-2 in 2nd Rd, beat Real Salt Lake 1-3 in 3rd Rd, lost to San Jose Earthquakes 1-0 in 4th Rd
Opponents: Los Angeles Galaxy (3) Des Moines Menace (2) Kansas City Wizards (2) Real Salt Lake (2) San Jose Earthquakes (2) 402 FC AC St Louis California Victory Chicago Fire Premier Cleveland City Stars Colorado Rapids Dallas Burn Indios USA KC Athletics Mexico SC Mid-Michigan Bucks Rapids Reserves San Diego Gauchos Seattle Sounders St Louis Lions
Next Up: -Minnesota United FC 2013 - play Des Moines Menace on Tue May 21 in St Paul MN in 2nd Rd - 7:30pm CT at Elizabeth Lyle Robbie Stadium
Episode 46 of the du Nord Futbol Show podcast is here.
In this episode Bruce and Wes mourn the retirement of Sir Alex Ferguson, rave about the Dark Clouds on the cover of City pages, whimper over Minnesota United's first loss of the season, breakdown MLS-mania, and oh so much more.
Episode 45 of the du Nord Futbol Show podcast is here.
In this episode Bruce and Wes examine how hot the chairs are getting under some MLS coaches, review another week of MLS, applaud two more big European league winners, discuss Minnesota United's tie that felt like a loss, and of course more.
We made a list before the season started of 30 MLS players who we felt had the potential to have a breakout season in 2013. We will track these players week to week to see who actually does "Breakout."
Week 8 Review: Juan Agudelo - out injured. Alex - on the bench but didn't play.