NEWSSTAND - June 22

A.J. Soares guest blogs for Boston.com, Youth players come up big for reserves and more

A.J. Soares continues to be featured as a guest blogger on Boston.com, and in his latest installment, the Revolution defender asserts that the success of the U.S. National Team is proof of the increased popularity of soccer in America.

The Attleboro Sun Chronicle gives the details of the Revolution reserve team’s 3-2 victory over TFC yesterday, featuring goals from newcomer Ryan Guy and Revolution youth player Dominik Machado, as well as three assists from Home Grown player Diego Fagundez.

Kyle McCarthy gives Goal.com’s weekly MLS Power Rankings for Week 14 of MLS regular season play, with not much movement happening across the board from the week prior.

Sean Donahue at New England Soccer Today takes a look at the play of Rajko Lekic since joining the Revolution and asserts that he has been executing his job efficiently, despite producing only two goals so far this season.

Gambian news outlet West Coast Radio gives its perspective on the play of Kenny Mansally and Sainey Nyassi, both Gambia natives, in the Revolution’s matches last week.