FINAL – Minnesota United FC 2-0 FC Edmonton
Minnesota United FC gets back to their winning ways with a 2-0 victory in a friendly against FC Edmonton. United got out to a strong start and kept the momentum going throughout the game to a well deserved victory over their northern rivals. Minnesota got the scoring going late in the first half when forward Max Griffin snuck in a late goal just before the whistle.
Edmonton had their fair share of dangerous chances on threatening passes but the Minnesota defense, led by goalkeeper Matt VanOekel shut down the Eddies attack. Simone Bracalello got Minnesota their second goal almost 30 seconds after coming on from a mass substitution in the 64th minute. United dominated offensive play in the second half and defended well against a strong Edmonton counter attack.
Minnesota United Starting XI: GK Matt VanOekel; D Brent Kallman, Edi Buro, Justin Davis, Brian Kallman, Logan Emory; M Kentaro Takada, Miguel Ibarra, Sean De Silva; F Pablo Campos, Max Griffin
FC Edmonton Starting XI: GK Lance Parker; D Lance Laing, David Proctor, Antonio Rago, Albert Watson; M Neil Hlavaty, Massimo Mirabelli, Edem Mortotsi, Shaun Saiko; F Michael Cox, Daryl Fordyce
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