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Loon Talk – a MNUFC podcast!

A podcast covering all things Minnesota United FC (MNUFC Loons), hosted by Jonathan Harrison! A SKOR North podcast production.

A podcast covering all things Minnesota United FC (MNUFC Loons), hosted by Jonathan Harrison! A SKOR North podcast production.

Latest Episodes

Loon Talk: What happened to the Development Academy, how do US leagues come back, and starting bad rumors. Guest: Jeff Rueter (ep. 6)

Jonathan Harrison is back for the sixth edition of Loon Talk as we bring back Jeff Rueter from The Athletic to help us understand what happened with the US Soccer Development Academy and the MLS youth competition. We also discuss how MLS and the USL are planning on coming back and how each league is handling the suspension of play. We end the show on a much lighter note as we chat about last season’s 7-1 win of FC Cincinnati before we start a wild rumor.

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Loon Talk: How will a long break effect Minnesota United and MLS? Guest: Callum Williams (ep. 4)

Jonathan Harrison is joined today by TV Play by Play voice for Minnesota United Callum Williams to discuss the league pushing a potential return back another 30 days based off CDC guidelines, what the return plan could be, and what soccer matches we’ve been watching without live soccer on. Also, Jon and Cal discuss who could benefit from an early season break as well as what’s the minimum amount of games the league could play and you still feel the season is legitimate?

The Loon Call: Minnesota United take all 6 points from the West Coast to start the season

Minnesota went into San Jose and thrashed San Jose in a 5-2 drubbing thanks to the well timed corner kicks from Jan Gregus and Ike Opara. The Loons will now head home with all six points from their first two matches and that left Jonathan Harrison and Dan Terhaar with a lot of praise to dish out on this edition of The Loon Call. You can find Jonathan on twitter @JonHarrison90 and Dan Terhaar on twitter at @danterhaar.

Loon Talk: A big win for Minnesota United and the storylines from the opening week in MLS. Guest: Jeff Rueter (ep. 2)

The Loons kicked off the 2020 campaign with a big 3-1 win in Portland and Jonathan Harrison is joined by The Athletic’s Jeff Rueter to breakdown that win and what else interested us from Match Week 1 of the 2020 MLS Season. Jonathan and Jeff opened the show discussing just how full they still were from Allianz Field Media Food Tasting Day. They then jump into breaking down that big win from the local squad that saw a poor first half turn into an exciting second half. After discussing the Portland/Minnesota match they move onto discussing some of the storylines that caught their attention from Match Week 1 in MLS including the Josef Martinez injury, which teams impressed, and a brief preview of the upcoming USL season that kicks off this weekend.

The Loon Call: A season opening victory for the Loons in Portland

Jonathan Harrison and Dan Terhaar hopped right into the recording studio immediately after Minnesota United’s big 3-1 win in Portland to kick off the 2020 season. Jon and Dan discussed what they liked (Molino, Finlay, and Boxy) and didn’t (the first half) along with some other thoughts on a big season opening win.

Loon Talk: Looking ahead to the upcoming 2020 Minnesota United season. Guest: Chris Lidholm (ep. 1)

On the first ever episode of Loon Talk Jonathan Harrison is joined by longtime voice of Minnesota soccer Chris Lidholm to discuss the upcoming 2020 MLS season for Minnesota United. Jonathan and Chris reminisce about the first year of Minnesota United radio broadcasts when Chris was the host and Jonathan was the producer before jumping into their thoughts on Tyler Miller, the returning starters for Minnesota, the depth the squad has added in the offseason, and some quick predictions heading into the opening weekend of MLS play.