NEWSSTAND - July 27, 2011

Nyassi twins, All-Stars

ESPNBoston.com has two Revolution related videos this morning, including an interview with captain Shalrie Joseph about the MLS All-Star Game and the second half of the MLS season and former star Taylor Twellman, who discusses what it will take for the Revs to make the playoffs.

Julian Cardillo of RevsPress.com has a sidebar today about Shalrie Joseph’s experiences while traveling to New York City for the MLS All-Star Game.

MLSsoccer.com gives its weekly MLS Team of the Week for Week 19, including Revolution midfielder Stephen McCarthy for his efforts against D.C. United and the Colorado Rapids.

Kyle McCarthy has two articles today, the first, on MLSsoccer.com, talks about Shalrie Joseph’s big week, including a four-point road trip and his inclusion in the MLS All-Star Game tonight against Manchester United. McCarthy also contributes to Goal.com, giving his ideas on how the All-Stars can defeat tough Man. United side that has yet to lose during their preseason tour of the States.

Matthew Doyle of MLSsoccer.com also takes a look at the tactics and strategies that will be necessary for the MLS players to take down the defending champions of the English Premier League.

Ridge Mahoney of Soccer America gives his weekly MLS power rankings, citing the play of Revs’ goalkeeper Matt Reis as a big reason why his team took four points from the last week of play.

African news outlet AllAfrica.com has an interesting story on the meeting of the Nyassi twins, Sainey and Sanna, in Colorado last Saturday, the first time the siblings have started against each other in MLS.