Read up on the latest news before tonight’s Matchday 11 meeting between the top-of-the-table New England Revolution and Toronto FC at BMO Field. Kickoff is slated for 7:30 p.m. ET on MLS Season Pass on Apple TV, 98.5 The Sports Hub, and 1260 AM Nossa Radio.
Revolution midfielder Latif Blessing happy his family is in place
Boston Herald – May 5, 2023
New England will get an important piece back in the fold tonight as Latif Blessing returned to the squad after a two-game absence. Blessing had traveled to Ghana to complete necessary visa paperwork, which has now allowed his wife and daughter to join him in the United States for the first time, giving the midfielder an extra spring in his step.
The Soccer Show: Boateng Provides Spark for Banged-up Revs
98.5 The Sports Hub – May 6, 2023
Veteran midfielder Emmanuel Boateng has been New England’s super-sub for much of his Foxborough tenure since arriving in 2021. Over the last two weeks, Boateng has found himself back in a starting role and is now delivering impact performances from the opening kick.
Bruce Arena has tactical decisions to make ahead of the Revolution’s road trip
Boston.com – May 5, 2023
Hayden Bird analyzes Bruce Arena’s tactical options in the wake of Borrero’s injury.
Arena on Zolak & Bertrand: Revolution “have options” to replace Dylan Borrero
98.5 The Sports Hub – May 4, 2023
The Revolution will surely miss Borrero’s game-breaking speed and skill for the rest of the season, but Bruce Arena is confident that his attacking group’s depth and versatility is more than equipped to keep New England on course.
Bruce Arena confirmed Revolution winger Dylan Borrero is out for the season with a knee injury
Boston.com – May 2, 2023
Earlier this week, the Revolution confirmed that Borrero’s left knee injury would keep the young Colombian on the sideline for the rest of 2023.
Revs’ midfielder Dylan Borrero lost for the season with torn ACL
Boston Herald – May 4, 2023
The Boston Herald also covered the team’s official news that Borrero would be moving to the season-ending injury list.
Revolution Team up with Animal Rescue League of Boston
To help warm your hearts before the MLS slate gets rolling, check out some of this week’s coverage of Revolution players showing their support for the Animal Rescue League, including a visit to their Dedham facility on Tuesday, May 2.