2002 Playoffs

RESULTS

DATE OPPONENT RESULT SCORE NOTES ATT. ROUND GAME
09/26/2002 CHICAGO FIRE W 2-0   6,306 EC Semifinals 1
09/29/2002 at Chicago Fire L 1-2   9.434 EC Semifinals 2
10/02/2002 CHICAGO FIRE W 2-0   6,954 EC Semifinals 3
10/06/2002 COLUMBUS CREW T 0-0 OT 11,387 EC Final 1
10/09/2002 at Columbus Crew W 1-0   10,245 EC Final 2
10/12/2002 COLUMBUS CREW T 2-2 OT 9,216 EC Final 3
10/20/2002 vs. LOS ANGELES GALAXY L 0-1 OT 61,316 MLS Cup   

LINEUPS

  East. Conf. SEMIS - GM. 1   EAST. CoNF. SEMIS - GM. 2   EAST. CONF. SEMIS - GM. 3   EAST. CONF. FINAL - GM. 1   EAST. CONF. FINAL - GM. 2
  VS. CHICAGO FIRE   @ CHICAGO FIRE   VS. CHICAGO FIRE   VS. COLUMBUS CREW   @ COLUMBUS CREW
  W, 2-0 September 26, 2002   L, 1-2 September 29, 2002   W, 2-0 October 2, 2002   T, 0-0 October 6, 2002   W, 1-0 October 9, 2002
GK Brown GK Brown GK Brown GK Brown GK Brown
D Franchino D Franchino D Franchino D Franchino D Franchino
D Heaps D Heaps D Kante D Kante D Llamosa
D Kante D Llamosa D Pierce (Cloutier 46’) D Pierce D Pierce (Griffiths 66’)
D Llamosa D Heaps D Heaps D Heaps D Heaps
M Cullen M Kamler (Cloutier 64’) M Kamler M Kamler M Kamler
M Hernandez M Cullen (Griffiths 82’) M Cullen M Cullen M Cullen
M Kamler M Hernandez M Hernandez M Hernandez M Hernandez
M Ralston M Ralston M Joseph M Ralston M Ralston
F Harris (Fuller 85’) F Harris F Harris (Griffiths 76’) F Harris (Chacon 58’, Cloutier 88’) F Harris
F Twellman F Twellman F Twellman F Twellman F Twellman (Fuller 75’)

  EAST. CONF. FINAL - GM. 3   MLS CUP 2002
  VS. COLUMBUS CREW   VS. LOS ANGELES GALAXY
  T, 2-2 October 12, 2002   L, 0-1 (OT) October 20, 2002
GK Brown GK Brown
D Franchino D Franchino
D Kante D Kante
D Llamosa D Llamosa
D Pierce (Fuller 84’) D Heaps
M Kamler M Kamler (Griffiths 90’)
M Cullen M Cullen
M Hernandez M Hernandez
M Ralston M Ralston
F Harris F Harris (Pineda Chacon 76’)
F Pineda Chacon (Griffiths 77’) F Twellman 

STATISTICS

# POS PLAYER GP GS MIN G A PTS SHT SOG BLK FC FS OFF CK C E
8 MID Brian Kamler 7 7 613 2 2 6 7 5 0 5 8 0 10 0 0
13 FWD Wolde Harris 7 7 575 1 2 4 9 4 0 16 18 4 0 0 0
20 FWD Taylor Twellman 6 6 558 2 0 4 10 3 0 9 24 1 0 0 0
7 MID Daniel Hernandez 6 6 583 1 1 3 9 2 2 19 18 0 0 3 0
2 DEF Leo Cullen 7 7 665 0 2 2 5 3 0 9 2 0 0 0 0
6 M/D Jay Heaps 6 6 522 1 0 2 6 3 0 11 8 0 0 2 1
14 MID Steve Ralston 7 7 673 1 0 2 3 1 0 5 6 1 8 0 0
16 DEF Joe Franchino 7 7 673 0 1 1 4 0 1 7 7 0 0 3 0
24 GK Adin Brown 7 7 673 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
17 MID Braeden Cloutier 5 1 183 0 0 0 3 2 0 2 1 1 0 0 0
4 FWD Ian Fuller 3 0 36 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 1 0 0 0 0
25 MID Winston Griffiths 5 0 93 0 0 0 2 1 0 5 4 1 2 0 0
12 DEF Daouda Kante 6 6 565 0 0 0 0 0 0 13 3 0 0 3 1
3 DEF Carlos Llamosa 5 5 459 0 0 0 1 0 1 7 4 0 0 2 1
19 DEF Rusty Pierce 5 4 319 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 2 0 0 1 0
10 MID Alex Pineda Chacon 3 1 144 0 0 0 1 1 0 3 0 0 0 0 0
    Team totals 7 7 673 8 8 24 60 25 4 118 108 8 20 14 3
    Opponent totals 7 7 673 5 6 16 126 51 1 115 111 27 57 17 1

GAME-WINNING GOALS: Taylor Twellman 1, Brian Kamler 1, Jay Heaps 1
GAME-WINNING ASSISTS: Wolde Harris 2, Brian Kamler 1, Joe Franchino 1, Leo Cullen 1
PENALTY KICK GOALS/ATTEMPTS: None

# POS GOALKEEPER GP GS MIN SHT SV C/P GA GAA PG PA W L T SO
24 GK Adin Brown 7 7 673 51 42 35 5 0.67 1 1 3 2 2 4
    Team totals 7 7 673 51 42 35 5 0.67 1 1 3 2 2
    Opponent totals 7 7 673 25 16 23 8 1.07 0 0 2 3 2

BOX SCORES
Eastern Conference Semifinal, Game 1
Chicago Fire 0 at New England Revolution 2
Sept. 26 at Gillette Stadium (Foxborough, Mass.) Att: 6,306
Scoring - CHI - None
NE - Twellman (Franchino) 13, Hernandez (unassisted) 60

  Shots Saves Fouls Offside Corners
CHI 10 3 8 7 5
NE 7 1 14 0 3

Eastern Conference Semifinal, Game 2
New England Revolution 1 at Chicago Fire 2
Sept. 29 at Cardinal Stadium (Naperville, Ill.) Att: 9,434
Scoring - NE - Kamler (unassisted) 28
CHI - Razov (penalty kick) 43, Razov (Gray, Bocanegra) 76

  Shots Saves Fouls Offside Corners
NE 5 6 21 0 0
CHI 21 0 20 7 5

Eastern Conference Semifinal, Game 3
Chicago Fire 0 at New England Revolution 2
Oct. 2 at Gillette Stadium (Foxborough, Mass.) Att: 6,954
Scoring - CHI - None
NE - Kamler (Cullen, Harris) 12, Twellman (Hernandez) 65
Shots Saves Fouls Offside Corners

  Shots Saves Fouls Offside Corners
CHI 17 3 16 4 10
NE 11 7 21 5 1

Eastern Conference Final, Game 1
Columbus Crew 0 at New England Revolution 0 (2OT)
Oct. 6 at Gillette Stadium (Foxborough, Mass.) Att: 11,387
Scoring - None

  Shots Saves Fouls Offside Corners
CLB 17 3 23 1 9
NE 12 7 13 1 5

Eastern Conference Final, Game 2
New England Revolution 1 at Columbus Crew 0
Oct. 9 at Columbus Crew Stadium (Columbus, Ohio) Att: 10,245
Scoring - NE - Heaps (Harris, Kamler) 3
CLB - None

  Shots Saves Fouls Offside Corners
NE 5 5 16 1 1
CLB 20 1 19 1 11

Eastern Conference Final, Game 3
Columbus Crew 2 at New England Revolution 2 (2OT)
Oct. 12 at Gillette Stadium (Foxborough, Mass.) Att: 9,216
Scoring - CLB - McBride (unassisted) 80, Washington (West, Martino) 85
NE - Ralston (Cullen) 17, Harris (Kamler) 47

  Shots Saves Fouls Offside Corners
CLB 24 5 11 2 11
NE 11 10 9 1 5

MLS Cup 2002
New England Revolution 0 at Los Angeles 1 (2OT)
Oct. 20 at Gillette Stadium (Foxborough, Mass.) Att: 61,316
Scoring - LA - Ruiz (Marshall, Albright) 113
NE - None

  Shots Saves Fouls Offside Corners
NE 9 6 24 0 5
LA 17 1 18 5 6