Headline News - August 27

Today’s top three stories from around the soccer world

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After the Revs’ 4-3 loss to Columbus, Ryan Guy summarized the team’s outlook by saying, “It’s a rut that we need to get out of. I think we showed a lot of good things tonight, but we also showed a lot of disappointing things … As a squad, we need to concentrate on the positives.” Read more, including Jay Heaps’ reactions, on MLSsoccer.com.
 
ESPN Boston provides additional notes on the game, which Brian O’Connell describes as a “wild, high-scoring affair that saw five first-half goals.” Included: a look a multi-goal leads, penalty kicks and lineup changes.

 
Coach Jay Heaps has made a lot of changes in his first season, but despite the shakeups, the Revolution players believe in his direction. A.J. Soares explained, “It’s the vision, the way this club should be going, and I think everyone’s on board with that.” For more on the team’s new identity, check out Julian Benbow’s piece in the Boston Globe.