Headline News - August 9

Today’s top three stories from around the soccer world

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MLSsoccer.com caught up with new Revs’ midfielder Blair Gavin and asked how the 23-year old plans to make his mark on his new team.
 
Professional boxer Danny O’Connor grew up watching the Revs and recalls the early days of Alexi Lalas. This Sunday, O’Connor will make more Revolution history when he fights in the first-ever boxing match at Gillette Stadium. Learn more about the Framingham, Mass. native and his love for the hometown team in this New England Soccer Today story.
 
As FIFA.com puts it, “Jerry Bengtson has been hailed as the figurehead of a new era for the Honduran national team.” Find out more about the Revs’ forward and his historic tournament run in London.