Headline News: June 27

Today’s top three stories from around the soccer world
“Shalrie's a big part of what we do. We have to make sure we take precautions,” said Jay Heaps, referring to Joseph’s recovery from a right adductor strain. Learn more about the recovery strategy that will hopefully have the Revs’ captain back in the lineup on Saturday.
 
With the first day of the summer transfer window come feelings of both hope and dread, according to Kyle McCarthy. Check out Kyle’s analysis of the secondary transfer window in McCarthy’s Musings.
 
The Revs are No. 1 in the updated 2012 allocation rankings, giving head coach Jay Heaps first choice in signing US national team players and former MLS players returning from abroad. Find out more details in Simon Borg’s MLSsoccer.com piece.