NEWSSTAND – March 25, 2011

The rising popularity of MLS, Headlines of the week

New England Soccer today and Revs Press discuss their thoughts about the Revs’ possibility of signing trialist forward Rajko Lekic, who has been on the technical staff’s radar as a potential DP since the off-season.

ESPN.com provides a list of media outlets covering the Revs’ home opener against rival D.C. United for fans unable to attend in person.

Read New England Soccer Today’s four contributors’ differing opinions on MLS teams rankings after week one.

Kyle McCarthy with Goal.com looks at the upcoming matches this weekend, taking note of previously unfamiliar faces that he believes will impact their teams.

Before the second wave of games kicks off tonight, Soccer by Ives recaps last weekend’s match-ups with man of the match performances, honorable mentions, and players who experienced “a night to forget.”

MLS Talk lists some headlines of the week, including the USMNT hosting Argentina, Beckham wearing the captain’s armband and the Revs’ potential new signing.

Goal.com makes a head-to-head comparison between New England and D.C., predicting which Revs player they believe must have as strong of a performance as he did against LA in order to win the three points this Saturday.

Fox News Latino’s Maria Burns Ortiz reports, attributes the rising popularity of MLS to the league’s ability to market to the Hispanic community.