Frank Dell’Apa of the Boston Globe has a minute-by-minute breakdown of last night’s friendly against Manchester United in his soccer blog on Boston.com. Dell’Apa also gives his complete written analysis of the match.
Full written commentary on the opening match of the Herbalife World Football Challenge can be found authored by Kyle McCarthy of the Boston Herald, Jimmy Golen at the Associated Press, Sean Donahue on ESPNBoston.com, Danny Picard on CSNNE.com, Julian Cardillo on both New England Soccer Today and RevsPress.com, and Juliet Pennington and Peter Gobis in the Attleboro Sun Chronicle,
New England Soccer News has three articles about Manchester United’s visit to Foxborough, including a recap of the game last night, the goals for Manchester United during their tour of North America and the positives the Revolution will take away from competing against one of the best clubs in the world.
MLSsoccer.com also has extensive coverage of the WFC, with articles by McCarthy on the Revs’ first-half success and Man United’s attack as well as his most recent Revs’ Notebook feature, focusing on teen phenom Diego Fagundez. Simon Borg also contributes to the site’s coverage with an article dissecting New England’s halftime substitutions and how they changed the flow of the game.
NESN.com’s Patrick McHugh looks at the effects Manchester United will have on the continued growth of soccer in the United States during their preseason tour.
Peter Gobis at the Attleboro Sun Chronicle features Revolution youth player Dominik Machado and his stellar play over the past few seasons.