Headline News: U.S.O.C.

Attention may be firmly set on the World Cup this week, but the Revolution aren’t sitting back and soaking in the international tournament. The Revs are down in Virginia, where they will take on the Richmond Kickers in the U.S. Open Cup tonight. Check out Brian O’Connell’s piece in ESPN Boston as he previews the game.

The USMNT gave themselves a fighting chance of entering the knockout stages of the World Cup with their late win over Ghana on Monday. Head over to CBS Boston as Revs head coach Jay Heaps spoke to Toucher and Rich about the Ghana game, and why he thinks the U.S. is only going to get better.

A Dorchester-based bar which has grown accustomed to hosting soccer fans saw an incredible turnout as the USMNT took on Ghana. The Banshee – one of the Revolution’s official pub partners – hosted a watch party for the Boston branch of the American Outlaws as the U.S. made the perfect start to their World Cup campaign. Head over to the Boston Globe as Rachel Bowers details the unique experience of attending a watch party at the Banshee.