Sports Club Stats and Your Favorite Team / Fun With Statistics?

PART -1 Near the end of the 2008 regular season for the Minnesota Thunder, a fellow Dark Cloud supporter brought this website to my attention. It’s called Sports Club Stats run...
Brian Quarstad
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USSF Turns Down MN Thunder Academy and Shattuck Academy For Development Academy Teams – A Follow Up

Inside Minnesota Soccer contacted US Soccer for an explanation on the decision. IMS also interviewed Tim Carter, Director of Soccer at Shattuck-St.Mary’s as well as Manny Lagos, President of...
Brian Quarstad
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United Soccer League Week in Review 4/19/2009

We have a very full report of USL-related news in this week’s edition of USL Week in Review. USL is talking to another city in Texas about expansion for...
Brian Quarstad
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United Soccer Leagues Week in Review 4/05/2009

We’re less than a week away from the first kickoff of the 2009 USL-1 season. Teams continued to play scrimmages in preparation for the openers and continued adding players...
Brian Quarstad
19 min read

Thunder Signs Defender Marcus Watson / Thunder play UW Greenbay in St. Paul on Saturday for final preseason game

 The Minnesota Thunder announced today the signing of defender Marcus Watson to a three year contract, pending USSF approval.  Watson, who has spent time with both the U20 and...
Brian Quarstad
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FC New York announced as newest USL first division team

USL News Release – FC New York unveiled as expansion club for 2010 Wednesday, April 1, 2009 NEW YORK — FC New York has joined the USL First Division,...
Brian Quarstad
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Rochester Thunder PDL Schedule released

The USL released the 2009 Premier Development League schedule on Wednesday. The PDL will consist of 68 teams in 2009, playing in eight divisions that comprise the four conferences. The league will play...
Brian Quarstad
5 min read

USL’s growing pains – Part 2

-A recap of rumors and events affecting the USL- Part II (Missed part I – click here) Atlanta packs it up In the week leading up to the USL AGMs,...
Brian Quarstad
15 min read

Minnesota Thunder Midfield Points

As I’m sure you know by now, the Minnesota Thunder announced yesterday that Steven DeRoux used a buyout clause in his contract so he could move to Montreal. While...
Brian Quarstad
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