FOXBOROUGH, Mass. – The New England Revolution’s match against Orlando City SC scheduled for Saturday at Gillette Stadium has been postponed due to projected extreme weather conditions in the area. Saturday’s weather forecast calls for extreme cold with wind chills expected to take temperatures below 10 degrees around Gillette Stadium.
The match against Orlando City SC will now be played at Gillette Stadium on Saturday, Sept. 2 at 7:00 p.m. New England will now open its home schedule against Minnesota United FC on Saturday, March 25 at 2:00 p.m. ET.
"All of us involved in this decision believe this is in the best interest of the fans, the players, and the game," said Revolution President Brian Bilello. "We at the Revolution look forward to seeing all our fans at the Orlando game on September 2."
All tickets for March 11 will be honored on Sept. 2; fans will be allowed to switch to another game by calling 1-877-GET-REVS.
New England returns to MLS action on Saturday, March 18, against FC Dallas with kickoff scheduled for 8:00 p.m. ET at Toyota Stadium. Fans can watch the game locally on CSN New England, where Brad Feldman and Paul Mariner will be on the call. The match can also be heard locally on the radio on 98.5 The Sports Hub and on WMVX 1570 “Nossa Radio” in Portuguese.