If you’re a stats person like myself, the pause in sports around the world has left you longing for the days of boxscores and rankings. However, with the flow of information on hold, now is a great time to take a deep dive into the historical data and get caught up on your Loons and MLS history. Lucky for you, mnufc.com has a wealth of information on the team with stats and storylines reaching back to the start of its MLS tenure and beyond.
Roster and Stats
A great place to start is the general stats and player bio pages. Here you can get a good overall picture on the team as a whole and each player’s MLS career along with some of the notable moments in their MNUFC tenure.
If you’re looking for in-game data, the Matchcenter is the place for you. For every MLS and U.S. Open Cup game, you can check out live stats from the big picture boxscore down to the nitty-gritty like the location of key dribbles by each players. Check out the game timeline, preview team form and stat leaders, watch highlights and content from the teams’ social accounts all in one place during the game.
You don’t need a press pass to access a wealth of knowledge on this webpage. The Media Guide is a great directory to all the key bits of information about the team from this season and years past.
2020 Media Guide
A great resource for your pre- and in-season reading, the 2020 Media Guide is a complete resource on the Loons’ history. The book is put together prior to each season and contains biographies from key members of team staff, all the players, season reviews, historical stats and records, competition information and much more.
For every game, the team and MLS put together a game notes packet with up-to-date stats and rosters along with key storylines, series history and matchup notes for the action on the field. You can check out the full archive of notes from every game back through the 2016 season on mnufc.com and check out new Game Notes one or two days prior to every competitive game.
Team Results and Records
Under the history tab on the Media Guide page, you are able to get big picture information from the entire MLS history of the team. Check out results and recaps for every game, as well as the team’s all-time records by opponent, competition, at home or away and much more. It’s a great section to follow the progress of the team and get caught up for when the 2020 season gets rolling again.
All-Time Roster and Player Records
There are also resources for every player who has signed with MNUFC. See how they all came together in the roster construction, view the all-time roster and the most up-to-date team records in MLS action.
MNUFC has racked up accolades both on and off the field, and we’ve collected them all in one place. Everything from Team of the Week to All-Stars and Emmys, check out every award from the last 10 years of soccer in Minnesota.