NEWSSTAND - July 29, 2011

Shalrie Joseph, Sporting KC

Sean Donahue of New England Soccer Today talks about the matchups between the MLS All-Stars and Manchester United that resulted in Man. United’s 4-0 win on Wednesday night.

Julian Cardillo of RevsPress.com takes a lengthy look at Italian players that are willing to transfer into MLS, including several possibilities he feels will fit nicely with the league. Cardillo also examines the way in which Shalrie Joseph was used in the MLS All-Star game, asserting that he was misused playing so far up in their formation.

New England Soccer News talks about Shalrie Joseph’s eighth consecutive All-Star appearance, and what it means to the Revolution captain to represent his team at the annual contest.

Kyle McCarthy catches up with Joseph as he returns to his club, claiming the All-Star break has him feeling fresh and full of ideas for the second half of the MLS season.

Seth Verteley of Goal.com has a preview of tomorrow night’s matchup between New England and Sporting Kansas City, the Revs’ first ever trip to LIVESTRONG Sporting Park.

Thomas Floyd of Soccer By Ives has his weekly MLS Eastern Conference notes, discussing each club and their upcoming matches while also taking a quick look back at the week that was.