Juan Toja has now made several substitute appearances since joining the Revs in September, which is what the team “need(s) from him right now because we don’t want to get any injuries from him,” according to head coach Jay Heaps. Read what else Heaps has to say about the midfielder’s play and progress on MLSsoccer.com.
After advancing to the finals of the 2012 FC Tucson Desert Diamond Cup, the Revs have announced plans to return to Tucson, Ariz., in February as part of their preseason preparations. New England Soccer Today has more information and quotes from Jay Heaps and FC Tucson’s front office about the tournament.
While the Revolution has the weekend off, the U.S. Men’s National Team will suit up against Antigua and Barbuda in its quest for a place in the 2014 World Cup. Kyle McCarthy breaks down this match-up – highlighting the potential impact of injuries on both sides – and all of this weekend’s other CONCACAF World Cup qualifiers on Goal.com.