Official: Former Arsenal goalkeeper Vito Mannone is set to join Minnesota United on a loan deal with an option to buy. The 30-year-old Italian goalkeeper has been a goalkeeper for Arsenal, Barnsley, Hull City, Sunderland, and currently a goalkeeper for Reading in the Championship. Mannone has made 7 appearances for the Italian U21 national team.
Rumor: According to multiple reports, former Arsenal goalkeeper Vito Mannone is set to join Minnesota United. I will confirm the rumor in the upcoming hours or possibly days on my Twitter. The 30-year-old Italian goalkeeper has been a goalkeeper for Arsenal, Barnsley, Hull City, Sunderland, and currently a goalkeeper for Reading in the Championship. Mannone has made 7 appearances for the Italian U21 national team.
Its reported that Deportivo Cali has reached an agreement with Club América for the transfer of midfielder Nicolás Benedetti. This is unfortunate as this could have been a major signing for the loons. On a postive note yesterday MNUFC annouced the signing of 2017 defender of the year Ike Opara. That should bring some warmth to the hearts of MNUFC fans during this cold time, literally.
Breaking news !!! Minnesota United have completed the trade of 2017 mls defender of the year and 2x US open cup and 1x mls cup champion ike opara to the twin cities as Minnesota payed all together 1 million $ in allocation money making him one of the highest in league trades ever !!! in addition to the deal, if Minnesota United make it into the playoffs, Minnesota will trigger a 100,000 TAM incentive to sporting kansas city !!!
BREAKING: Minnesota United are set to acquire 2017 MLS Defender Of The Year Ike Opara from Sporting Kansas City for roughly $1m of Allocation Money. The 29-year-old made 31 Appearances for SKC in 2018. Thoughts?!
Official: According to multiple reports Boca Junior goalkeeper, Augustín Rossi will be joining Minnesota United. My personal inside source that confirmed the Alonso transfer has also confirmed the Rossi transfer. He will be reportedly joining Minnesota on a year-and-a-half loan with an option to buy for $12 million. The 23-year-old goalkeeper is one of the most promising goalkeepers Argentina currently has.
Official: Osvaldo Alonso will officially join Minnesota United according to a reliable inside source. Osvaldo Alonso the 33-year-old Cuban has spent 9 years with Seattle Sounders making a total of 277 appearances and scoring 10 goals with the team. He has lived in the United States since 2007 and stopped representing the Cuban international team in 2007 as well.
Official: Minnesota United today announced that it has reached an agreement with FC Copenhagen of the Danish Superliga for midfielder Jan Gregus who will arrive as the Loons’ third designated player in club history. The Slovakia international will join the club pending a physical and receipt of his P1 Visa and ITC. Gregus will occupy an international spot on Minnesota’s roster.
Official: LA Galaxy have selected goalkeeper Matt Lampson in the 2nd Stage of the MLS Re-Entry Draft. He will be joining LA Galaxy for the 2019 season after a successful season with Minnesota United.