Headline News: Alston looks back on Philly loss

Alston talks set pieces; Power Rankings and USMNT spotlight

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On ESPN Boston.com, Brian O’Connell continues to analyze last Saturday’s match against the Philadelphia Union. Defender Kevin Alston summarize, “We fought, we had our chances (and) we couldn’t put those chances away. Set pieces and letting in goals toward the end of the game killed us again.” With an off weekend ahead, read more about the team’s reaction to the loss and what Jay Heaps and his players feel they can learn from the experience.
 
Where does Kyle McCarthy believe MLS teams stand after Week 29? While the Revs’ spot remains unchanged, head over to Goal.com to find out which teams have moved up or down in the power rankings.
 
MLSsoccer.com’s Nick Firchau takes a look at the most recent U.S. National Team camps call-ups, including seven MLS players. With three nations tied on points in Group A and teams vying for the top two spots, the U.S. continues to prepare for its two upcoming World Cup qualifiers. Check out Firchau’s piece for more on what head coach Jurgen Klinsmann has to say about preparations.