NEWSSTAND - July 21, 2011
The New England Revolution defeated D.C. United for the second time this season when the two met on Wednesday night at RFK Stadium. With the win, the Revs overtake both Chicago and Toronto and find themselves 7th in the Eastern Conference standings. Read the following for more on the Revs’ 1-0 win:
- Revs break out for elusive win (Boston Herald)
- Rapid Reaction: Revs 1, United 0 (ESPN Boston)
- True Grit (Revs Press)
- Three Points (New England Soccer Today)
- Player Ratings: New England Revolution at D.C. United (New England Soccer Today)
- Revolution defeat DC United 1-0, notch 1st road win (Boston Examiner)
- New England Revolution vs. DC United: Stephen McCarthy Snaps Winless Streak (The Bent Musket)
- Revs praise team determination in win over DC United (MLSsoccer.com)
- D.C. United 0-1 New England Revolution: Revs earn all three points on the road (Goal.com)
- Revolution snap winless stretch with victory over D.C. United (Soccer By Ives)
- Revolution snap 9-game winless skid (Associated Press)
Revolution goalkeeper Matt Reis takes a moment to dedicate the 1-0 win to Myra Kraft, wife of New England Patriots and Revolution owner Robert Kraft, who passed away Wednesday morning. Watch the video on CSNNE.com and read a report by Jimmy Toscano honoring Mrs. Kraft.
Footie Business observes the increase in MLS’s television ratings on the ESPN family of networks and Fox Soccer Channel from 2010 to 2011.