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NEWSSTAND - February 15, 2011

New England Soccer Today’s Brian O’Connell spoke to coach Steve Nicol and a handful of Revolution rookie players about what they expect during the team’s 10-day trip to Orlando for outdoor training. Nicol also chatted with ESPNBoston’s Gus Martins about his hopes for the 2011 season.

Boston Ultras and Bleacher Report’s Bob Madaio weighed on in the Revs signing of French midfielder Ousmane Dabo among other topics.

In league news, both Soccer by Ives and Major League Soccer Rumors discussed the NASL’s D2 sanctioning, while Footiebusiness added some insight on the league’s current sponsor list and a recent agreement with Allstate.