March 10, 2014 DEL PICCOLO WAIVED
Rev drops midfielder
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. – The New England Revolution has waived midfielder Paolo DelPiccolo,22, who was selected by the Revolution in the Waiver Draft on Nov. 25, 2013, after he played half of a season with the Montreal Impact. Originally drafted by Montreal in the second round of the 2013 MLS SuperDraft, DelPiccolo joined Germany’s Eintracht Frankfurt, before formally signing with Montreal in July. He was a four-year player at Louisville before entering the MLS draft.
March 10, 2014 O-FOR-ALGARVE
2-game losing streak is women's first since 2001
ALBUFEIRA, Portugal – The U.S. Women’s National Team dropped its second straight decision, falling 5-3 to Denmark in its final Group B match of the Algarve Cup. Christen Press, Sydney Leroux and Megan Rapinoe each scored second-half goals to mount a comeback, but it was not enough as the USA suffered back-to-back losses for the first time since 2001.
March 8, 2014 MLS SUNDAY
A look at the upcoming game
The Chicago Fire got all the offense they could want from MLS MVP Mike Magee last season, but got too little production from the rest of their attack, and too often surrendered more goals than they scored.
March 8, 2014 MLS ROUNDUP
Champs KC and NY fall in openers
SEATTLE, Wash. - Chad Barrett scored the game winner in second-half stoppage time as Seattle Sounders FC beat defending MLS Cup champion Sporting Kansas City, 1-0, in the MLS regular season opener Saturday afternoon at CenturyLink Field. Seattle's attendance of 39,240 marked the largest opening day crowd in club history.
March 8, 2014 BIG BAD BRUIN
Dynamo brace leads to Revs blanking
HOUSTON---Will Bruin scored a quick brace and assisted on an Oscar Boniek Garcia goal as the Houston Dynamo raced to an early lead and never let the visiting New England Revolution back into the game, taking a decisive 4-0 win on opening day.
March 7, 2014 MLS SATURDAY
A look at the upcoming games
Seattle Sounders FC bring a seven-game unbeaten streak against defending MLS Cup champions Sporting Kansas City into Saturday’s season opener at CenturyLink Field.
March 8, 2014 STILL SOME QUESTION MARKS
New England Revolution 2014 Season Preview
After three consecutive losing seasons, the New England Revolution engineered a remarkable sixteen point turnaround in 2014 (14-11-9, 51 points), ending the season on a six-game unbeaten streak and winning their last three matches to finish third in the Eastern Conference and qualify for the playoffs for the first time since 2009.
March 7. 2014 MLS TO OPEN WITH REPLACEMENT REFS
Lockout in place for opening weekend
NEW YORK – Following a rejection by referees of a no strike/no lockout agreement, the Professional Referee Organization (PRO) announced that it will commence a lockout of its match officials, effective at 11:00 am ET on Friday, March 7, until a new collective bargaining agreement is reached between PRO and the Professional Soccer Referees Associations (PSRA). PRO will use replacement officials for the Major League Soccer matches that will be played this weekend.
March 6, 2014 SEASON PREVIEW
Part II – MLS West
In Major League Soccer’s Western Conference, some teams aren’t changing that much (Portland, Real Salt Lake), some are changing a good bit (Seattle, San Jose) , and one team is in the beginning of personality transplant (Chivas USA).
But ready or not, the season starts for nearly everybody this weekend.
March 6, 2014 EXPERIENCED ASSISTANT
Murphy joins BC staff
CHESTNUT HILL, Mass. – John Murphy, who has served as the head coach of Anderson University for the last two seasons, has been named Associate Head Coach for the Boston College men.
March 5, 2014 A VICTORY FOR UKRAINE
2-0 win over U.S. for beleaguered country
LARNACA, Cyprus - The U.S. Men's National Team dropped a 2-0 decision against Ukraine at Antonis Papadopoulos Stadium as Andriy Yarmolenko and Marko Devic each scored a goal to hand the USA its first two-goal loss since falling 3-1 to Costa Rica in World Cup Qualifying on Sept. 6, 2013.
March 5, 2014 SEASON PREVIEW
Part I – MLS East
Not that long ago, Major League Soccer’s western half was clearly the stronger of the two conferences. But with the New York Red Bulls winning the Supporters’ Shield, Sporting KC finishing only a point behind and winning MLS Cup plus perennial stalwarts the Houston Dynamo, joined by upgraded Philadelphia and Toronto and now resurgent New England, the Eastern Conference can stake its claim.
March 4, 2014 FRESHENING UP
Revolution unveil new primary kit
BOSTON – With just four days remaining until the start of the 2014 Major League Soccer season, the New England Revolution unveiled its new primary kits at a special event at Royale as part of MLS’ “Jersey Week.”