DL - Home Opener Announcement

Revolution's 2018 opening games announced

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. – Major League Soccer has announced the lineup of home openers for the league’s 23rd season. The Revolution, led by new Head Coach Brad Friedel, will begin the 2018 campaign with a trip to Chester, Pa. to face the Philadelphia Union on Saturday, March 3 (kickoff time is TBD). New England then opens the 2018 home slate at Gillette Stadium against the Colorado Rapids on Saturday, March 10 at 1:30 p.m. ET.

The complete 2018 MLS regular season schedule will be announced in January. New England Revolution Season Memberships and multi-game Holiday Packs for the 2018 season are currently on sale at 1-877-GET-REVS or by clicking here.

Saturday, March 3

at Philadelphia Union

Talen  Energy Stadium

(Chester, Pa.)

TBD

Saturday, March 10

Colorado Rapids

Gillette Stadium

(Foxborough, Mass.)

1:30 p.m. ET

The Revolution will open the season with an away match for a 10th consecutive campaign, traveling to Talen Energy Stadium to face Philadelphia. New England holds a 2-5-2 record in its last nine season openers, all of which were on the road. At Gillette Stadium, New England has earned a result in each of its last 11 home openers (7-0-4) and owns a 13-5-4 all-time record in opening games in Foxborough.

When the Revs return home to face Colorado on March 10, it will mark the earliest home opener in club history, two days earlier than the 2016 opener on March 12. Last season, the Revolution opened the home slate with a 5-2 win over Minnesota United FC on March 25 after its scheduled home opener, March 11 vs. Orlando City SC, was postponed due to extreme weather conditions.

The Revolution communications staff will begin accepting applications for 2018 season and single-game media credentials in the new year. More information will be distributed at a later date.