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Rowdies-Minnesota preview

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Rowdies at Minnesota

When/where: 8; NSC Stadium, Blaine, Minn.

Internet: rowdiessoccer.com

Records: Rowdies, 1-0-1 (four points); Minnesota, 1-1-0 (three points)

Spring meetings: Keith Savage scored in the 90th minute to give the Rowdies a 3-2 win at the Metrodome on May 18. Minnesota won by the same score a week later in St. Petersburg.

Rowdies notes: Diego Restrepo was named league player of the week after stopping 12 shots in a scoreless tie against the Cosmos on Saturday. He's the second straight Rowdies player to earn the award, including forward Georgi Hristov. … Midfielder Luke Mulholland serves a one-game suspension for picking up two yellow cards against New York. Raphael Cox likely will start in his place. … Defender Daniel Scott has been limited by a sore back and likely won't play.

Bryan Burns, Times correspondent

Rowdies-Minnesota preview 08/16/13 [Last modified: Friday, August 16, 2013 8:08pm]
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