2004 Playoffs

RESULTS

DATE OPPONENT RESULT SCORE NOTES ATT. ROUND GAME
10/23/2004 COLUMBUS CREW W 1-0   5,679 EC Semifinals 1
10/31/2004 at Columbus Crew T 1-1   15,224 EC Semifinals 2
11/06/2004 at D.C. United T 3-3 L in PKs, 3-4 21,201 EC Final   

LINEUPS

  EAST. CONF. SEMIS - GM. 1   EAST. CONF. SEMIS - GM. 2   EAST. CONF. CHAMPIONSHIP 
  vs. Columbus crew   @ Columbus crew   @ D.C. UNITED 
  W, 1-0 October 23, 2004   T, 1-1 October 31, 2004   T, 3-3 November 6, 2004 (L, 5-4 in PKs)
GK Reis GK Reis GK Reis 
D John D John D John 
D Pierce D Pierce D Pierce 
D Heaps D Heaps D Heaps 
M Leonard M Leonard M Leonard 
M Joseph M Joseph M Joseph 
M Dempsey M Dempsey M Dempsey 
M Cancela (Dorman 77’) M Cancela (Dorman 76’) M Cancela (Dorman 68’) 
M Ralston M Ralston M Ralston 
F Noonan F Noonan F Noonan 
F Twellman F Twellman F Twellman 

STATISTICS

# POS PLAYER GP GS MIN G A PTS SHT SOG BLK FC FS OFF CK C E
14 MID Steve Ralston 3 3 300 1 2 4 2 2 0 5 4 0 4 0 0
20 FWD Taylor Twellman 3 3 300 2 0 4 11 5 0 4 11 7 0 0 0
4 DEF Avery John 3 3 300 1 0 2 2 1 0 8 2 0 0 2 0
11 FWD Pat Noonan 3 3 300 1 0 2 8 3 0 3 4 2 0 0 0
2 M/F Clint Dempsey 3 3 300 0 1 1 5 2 0 7 4 0 0 0 0
25 MID Andy Dorman 3 0 79 0 1 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
22 DEF Marshall Leonard 3 3 261 0 1 1 2 1 0 2 2 1 0 0 0
7 MID José Cancela 3 3 221 0 0 0 3 1 0 0 8 0 6 0 0
6 DEF Jay Heaps 3 3 300 0 0 0 0 0 1 11 5 0 0 1 0
21 M/D Shalrie Joseph 3 3 300 0 0 0 1 1 0 7 7 0 0 2 0
5 M/D Brian Kamler 1 0 39 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3 DEF Rusty Pierce 3 3 300 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 1 0
1 GK Matt Reis 3 3 300 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0
    Team totals 3 3 300 5 5 15 36 18 1 51 50 10 11 6 0
    Opponent totals 3 3 300 4 6 14 37 17 0 52 49 5 18 7 0

GAME-WINNING GOALS: Avery John 1
GAME-WINNING ASSISTS: Steve Ralston 1
PENALTY KICK GOALS/ATTEMPTS: Steve Ralston 1-1

# POS GOALKEEPER GP GS MIN SHT SV C/P GA GAA PG PA W L T SO
1 GK Matt Reis 3 3 300 17 12 16 4 1.20 0 2 1 1 1
    Team totals 3 3 300 17 12 16 4 1.20 0 2 1 1 1
    Opponent totals 3 3 300 18 13 8 5 1.50 1 1 1 1 1

BOX SCORES

Eastern Conference Semifinal Series, Game 1
Columbus Crew 0 at New England Revolution 1
Oct. 23 at Gillette Stadium (Foxborough, Mass.) Att: 5,679
Scoring - CLB - None
NE - John (Ralston) 25

  Shots Saves Fouls Offside Corners
CLB 7 2 16 3 4
NE 6 3 20 1 3

Eastern Conference SEMIFINAL Series, Game 2
New England Revolution 1 at Columbus Crew 1
Oct. 31 at Columbus Crew Stadium (Columbus, Ohio) Att: 15,224
Scoring - NE - Twellman (Dorman, Dempsey) 81
CLB - Buddle (Sanneh, Paule) 92+

  Shots Saves Fouls Offside Corners
NE 12 4 13 4 3
CLB 14 4 11 1 5

Eastern Conference Final
New England Revolution 3 at D.C. United 3
(United advances on PKs, 4-3)
Nov. 6 at RFK Stadium (Washington, D.C.) Att: 21,201
Scoring - NE - Twellman (Leonard) 17, Ralston (penalty kick) 44, Noonan (Ralston) 85
DC - Eskandarian (Olsen) 11, Moreno (Stewart) 21, Gomez (Stewart, Eskandarian) 67

  Shots Saves Fouls Offside Corners
NE 18 5 18 5 5
DC 16 7 25 1 9