Playing soccer, like being in a relationship, requires running full-speed toward a common goal and head-butting anything that gets in the way. Fall in love with today’s Groupon: for $12, you get two general-admission tickets to an NSC Minnesota Stars soccer game (a $24 value). Choose between the following home games at Minnesota’s National Sports Center Stadium:
- Against the Puerto Rico Islanders on Wednesday, May 18 at 7:30 p.m.
- Against FC Tampa Bay on Saturday, May 28 at 7:30 p.m.
The NSC Minnesota Stars, a North American Soccer League team, defends its soccerial reputation in the impressive 8,500-seat National Sports Center Stadium. Rumbling against the Puerto Rico Islanders on May 18, watch as the Stars’ flock masterly maneuver the ball down the field with their high kicks, swan-like dives, and synchronized backflip routines. On May 28, the FC Tampa Bay teamsters make their way to the stadium to challenge the cleat-clad team for a Stars home game. Stadium-seaters get in on the low-scoring, high-energy excitement as goalkeeper Joseph Warren and defender Kyle Altman deflect sassy backtalk from checkered soccer balls and rogue lawnmowers.