Headline News: July 11

Today’s top three stories from around the soccer world
After Sunday’s win against the Red Bulls, the Revolution has already surpassed its win total from last season. Check out WHDH’s article to see what lies behind the team’s success and what they have to look forward to if things continue the same way.
 
Lee Nguyen and Kevin Alston are listed in the most recent edition of Team of the Week from MLSsoccer.com. See how the Revs’ performance against New York on Saturday earned them two spots in the MLS line-up for Week 18.
 
According to Brian O’Connell, “It’s obvious through the team’s first 16 games that the Tierney-Nguyen combination has improved the Revolution’s form on the left side this season.” Check out ESPNBoston’s New England Revolution Report to see what these two Revs have to say about their ability to work together to score goals, as well as defend.