NEWSSTAND – March 30, 2011

Manchester United, Early goals, U.S.A. vs. Paraguay

With the news that the Revs will face English titan Manchester United at Gillette Stadium in July released yesterday, Kyle McCarthy discusses what the matchup means for the fans and the team in his piece for the Boston Herald, and Frank Dell’Apa looks at the history between Steve Nicol and Sir Alex Ferguson in an article for the Boston Globe.

Sean Donahue addresses the role that early goals have played in the Revolution’s success so far this season for New England Soccer Today.

Looking back to the home opener, Kyle McCarthy analyzes the Revs’ response to what he calls “their first major in-game tactical challenge of the 2011 season” on MLSSoccer.com. The Attleboro Sun Chronicle also outlines local youth players’ involvement in the reserve game against D.C. United.

New England Soccer Today’s Brian O’Connell provides a recap of last night’s U.S.-Paraguay game.

Lastly, Footie Business measures the value of recent MLS media exposure in its Critical Mention update.