NEWSSTAND - July 18, 2011

Recaps, MLS Breakdown

The New England Revolution hosted the Philadelphia Union on Sunday evening in their only MLS regular-season home game this month. The 3-0 victory helped Philadelphia regain the top spot in the Eastern Conference. Meanwhile, the Revs find themselves still fighting for a playoff spot.

The following outlets provide game recaps for the Revs-Union match:

Shortly after the announcement was made public, New England Soccer Today reports the news of French midfielder Ousmane Dabo’s retirement after a 16-year professional career.

The Worcester Telegram & Gazette catches up with members of the New England Revolution front office, coaching staff and team to discuss the organization’s reception of the Revolution’s homegrown player, Diego Fagundez.

The Boston Globe and Revs Press ponder the future moves the Revs will make as they search to improve their 9th standing in the East.

In his Monday MLS Breakdown, Kyle McCarthy discusses the number of exhibition games scheduled throughout the 2011 regular season for MLS teams, among other topics.