Headline News - August 30

Today’s top three stories from around the soccer world

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Following the Revs’ 3-3 draw with Chivas USA last night, Jay Heaps acknowledged the team’s strong start, but said of the goals allowed, “Just some textbook errors we made and the timing of it.” Read Fluto Shinzawa’s detailed game story on Boston.com for more coverage.
 
For MLSsoccer.com, Kyle McCarthy writes that after Chivas’ third goal, “Both sides went close to claiming all three points in the following period without finding a way through.” For more on the game, and the three players he identified as the Men of the Match, check out his recap on the league’s website.
 
ESPN Boston’s Brian O’Connell filed his Rapid Reaction piece after the final whistle, identifying several noteworthy points from the Revs-Goats game. Included: Saer Sene became the first Revolution player to score double-digits goals since 2007.