NEWSSTAND - May 6, 2011

Joseph, Feilhaber, Colorado previews and more

NECN cites what Revolution captain Shalrie Joseph anticipates in this weekend’s match up against the Colorado Rapids, who are currently ranked second on the Western Conference.

Goal.com provides a detailed Head-to-Head preview for the Revs and Rapids, noting the teams’ form, tactics, intangibles and outcome predictions.

MLSsoccer.com’s Kyle McCarthy discusses the Revs’ need for consistency, noting the varying results in their past three regular season games.

Steve Davis with MLSsoccer.com believes the key to Benny Feilhaber’s success on the field relies on his ability to partner with fellow midfielder Shalrie Joseph.

Another MLSsoccer.com article by Kyle McCarthy focuses on goalkeeper Tim Murray, who was recently loaned to USL Pro team FC New York but has been able to travel to Foxborough during the week to continue training with the Revolution.

Published weekly, the Friday MLS Forecast looks ahead to weekend’s schedule, including the inaugural match of Fox Soccer Channel’s “Soccer Night in America” and another to be shown on ESPN 2.

The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics highlights the Revolution’s newest addition to the technical staff, former University of Mobile (Ala.) mens’ soccer coach, Peter Fuller.

Soccer America’s Ridge Mahoney examines the effect the USMNT performances at International competitions have on the passionate soccer and also moderate soccer fans in the United States.