NEWSSTAND - August 23, 2011

Power Rankings, Monsef Zerka

Kyle McCarthy offers more details on the imminent arrival of new Rev Monsef Zerka in his piece for MLSSoccer.com. According to McCarthy, head coach Steve Nicol plans to employ the versatile player on the wings.

On ESPNBoston.com, Brian O’Connell analyzes the Revs’ recent pattern of conceding goals in the second half.

In his notebook for the Boston Globe, Frank Dell’Apa looks at the LA Galaxy’s latest signing – Irishman Robbie Keane – and Boston’s soccer history with his home country.

Milton Caraglio made Goal.com’s Best XI for Week 23 for his two-goal performance in Saturday’s match against New York. Also on Goal.com, the Revs have moved up one spot in Kyle McCarthy’s weekly power rankings.