The 2012 NPSL season began for the four other Midwest – Central clubs last weekend, but today will mark the season opener for the Minnesota TwinStars FC! The team will face Quad City Eagles (0-1), who suffered a 1-0 loss to Madison 56ers SC on May 19.
The TwinStars are coming into 2012 after a solid 6-5-1 (fourth place in the NPSL Midwest) campaign last season. The club is led by Head Coach Yousseff Darbaki.
Quad City entered 2011 as an expansion club and finished with a record of 6-1-5, which earned them second place in the Midwest. They are coached by Augustana College women’s head coach Scott Meija. He has a career record of 72-20-8 as head coach at Augustana.
Kickoff is scheduled for 5 PM at Prairie Seeds Academy in Brooklyn Park. Be sure to come out and support your Minnesota TwinStars FC! If you are unable to attend then follow the action on Twitter at http://twitter.com/TwinStarsFC.