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New England Revolution

Revolution 1, Red Bulls 2: Revs lose on the road despite early goal

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Red Bull Arena continues to be a daunting place for the Revs.

The New England Revolution couldn't hold onto their early lead as they fell 2-1 to the New Red Bulls on Saturday night.

The Revs opened the scoring in the 9th minute when Lee Nguyen converted a penalty. Referee Ismail Elfath pointed to the spot when Damien Perrinelle fouled Diego Fagundez in the box.

Revolution 2, Crew SC 1: Revs extend home unbeaten streak to 10

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Diego does the double to help the Revs avenge their recent loss to Crew SC.

The New England Revolution extended their home unbeaten run to 10 when they defeated Columbus Crew SC 2-1 on Sunday afternoon.

Crew SC were dangerous early on, as they used the flanks to disturb the Revolution defense.

Revolution score four in first half to trounce Real Salt Lake

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FOXBOROUGH The New England Revolution hadn't won in a month entering Saturday night and the Revs offense decided enough was enough.

Lee Nguyen, Kei Kamara and Diego Fagundez each had a goal and an assist to power the hosts to a 4-0 victory over Real Salt Lakeat Gillette Stadium.

How To Watch: Revolution at Crew SC

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We were not aware the Revs were allowed to play teams from the Eastern Conference.

The New England Revolution end a two-game road trip with a trip to MAPFRE Stadium and a match with the Columbus Crew SC later tonight.

New England has drawn three straight and are winless in four games while Columbus have lost two in row and three of four overall.

Revolution v. D.C. United: Injury Reports

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Daigo Kobayashi is listed as questionable.

The New England Revolution have one name on their most recent injury report as Daigo Kobayashi is listed as questionable with a leg contusion.

On Wednesday, Kobayashi got his first start since August 6, 2016. The Japanese midfielder operated on the right flank before making way for Kei Kamara in the 52nd minute.

Revolution v. Dynamo: Best Moment, Tweet, and more

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Kei Kamara's goal really opened things up.

The New England Revolution's good run of form continued on Saturday afternoon when they bested the Houston Dynamo 2-0. Here's a quick recap of everything you missed from the game.

Moment of the Match

The first half came and went without much to talk about but things changed after the break as the Revs pushed to break the deadlock.

Houston Dynamo vs New England Revolution Final Score: Dynamo fall 2-0 on the road

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Dynamo road woes continue.

The Houston Dynamo were on the road on Saturday against the New England Revolution. Missing for the Dynamo was AJ DeLaGarza who suffered a calf strain that prevented him from playing with Boniek Garcia starting in his place at right back. Also, starting this game for the Dynamo was Dylan Remick who scored his first MLS goal last game against the New York Red Bulls.

Revolution 2, Dynamo 0: Revs’ undefeated streak grows to three straight

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Kei Kamara and Juan Agudelo grab goals to keep the Revs undefeated at home.

The New England Revolution are now undefeated in three straight outings, as they downed the Houston Dynamo 2-0 on Saturday afternoon. Kei Kamara and Juan Agudelo grabbed their second and third goals of the year to secure full points for the home side.

Revolution 1, FC Dallas 2: Early goal not enough for the visitors

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Maxi Urruti scored two to negate Lee Nguyen's penalty.

The New England Revolution are still winless in 2017, as Maxi Urruti's double negated the visitor's early tally.

The Revolution used the high press early, creating a couple of dangerous chances that resulted in corner kicks. Lee Nguyen's service from the corner arc in the 10th minute led to a penalty when Cristian Colman pulled down Antonio Delemea.

Surprise proposal highlight of Revolution jersey launch

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Love is in the air!

Valentine's Day came early for two New England Revolution fans, who got engaged during the jersey launch event held at Gillette Stadium on Sunday.

Danielle Parent was quite surprised when she was called to the stage after the unveiling of the Revolution's new shirt.

Revolution v. Minnesota: Three thoughts

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Kei Kamara scored a Kei Kamara goal and two more thoughts.

The New England Revolution played their first game of 2017 on Tuesday when they tied Minnesota United 1-1. Eugene Starikov struck in the 39th minute, giving the MLS newcomers a lead until Kei Kamara leveled the score in the 78th minute.

Revolution draw with Minnesota in first preseason game of 2017, Delamea and Wright impress

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Pegged against one of MLS's two expansion teams, New England split the spoils.

With preseason still in its early days, it's hard to get a read on how the New England Revolution will fare throughout the 2017 MLS season.

But on Tuesday morning in Casa Grande, Arizona, the Revs went through their paces, drawing, 1-1, with Minnesota United FC.

MLS: New England Revolution Striker Kei Kamara Shown Yellow Card For Twerking (Video)

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Yesterday was 'Decision Day' over in MLS i.e, the last day of the regular season in which teams make their final, desperate play to reach the play-offs, etc.

Needing to overturn a largegoal differencedisparity to sneak into the play-offs themselves, New England Revolution could only manage a 3-0 win over Montreal Impact.

Kei Kamara “definitely“ plans to be a Revolution player next year

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Kei Kamara predicts he'll be in New England for the foreseeable future.

It was a deadline-day deal that saw Kei Kamara join the New England Revolution in May 2016. Despite the hastiness of the transaction, Kamara predicts that he'll be in Foxborough for the foreseeable future.

The topic was recently brought up by Jason Davis of Sirius XM.

Revolution v. FC Dallas: Injury Report

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Who's available for the Revs tonight?

The New England Revolution have four names on the injury report released ahead of Tuesday's U.S. Open Cup Final.

As expected, Xavier Kouassi remains out as he recovers from a right knee surgery. The Designated Player recently came off the Disabled List, but his status for this year remains uncertain.

Revolution v. New York City FC: Injury Reports

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Teal Bunbury is back to full health.

The New England Revolution will have plenty of attacking options this weekend because Teal Bunbury is back to full health while Kei Kamara has returned from international duty.

Bunbury missed last weekend's 2-0 win over the Colorado Rapids with a right foot injury.

Revolution

Fagundez: “I think Juan’s really a number 9”

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FOXBOROUGH, Mass. – It took less than four minutes into Saturday afternoon's match to tell it was going to be a different day for the New England Revolution offense. After two road losses to open the season, in which the Revolution scored a combined one goal—and that coming from the penalty spot—it didn't take long into their home opener against struggling expansion side Minnesota United FC to net their first goal from the run of play.

Cold One on Tap for #NEvORL

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It'll be a frosty one in Foxboro for Saturday's Revolution home opener if the weather forecast is accurate.

According to weather.com, temperatures in Norfolk County are expected to top out at a frigid 21 degrees. But wait, it gets better: a west-northwesterly 18 mph wind could make the New England-Orlando City clash feel like it's taking place above the Arctic Circle.

Kamara Stays Hot in Win vs. SKC

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It was another game, and another goal for no. 13 on Tuesday.

Kei Kamara scored for the third time in three games by tallying right before the break in to help lift the Revolution to a 2-1 preseason victory over Sporting Kansas City at Kino Sports Complex in Tucson, Ariz.

Kamara Catching Fire

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Who knew a fashion statement could have such an impact the Revolution's preseason fortunes?

Shortly after scoring in his second straight preseason match, Revolution forward Kei Kamara was quick to credit his hairstyle for his recent run of success.

Revs Draw to Loons in Preseason Opener

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Kei Kamara tallied the first Revolution goal of the calendar year in Tuesday's 1-1 preseason opening draw to the expansion Minnesota United FC in not-as-snowy Casa Grande, Ariz.

The Revolution striker scored in the 78th minute on a Donnie Smith pass to level a match that Minnesota United took control of early thanks to a 39th minute goal from Eugene Starikov.

Staying Alive

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FOXBOROUGH, Mass. – It may have taken a wild own goal and a late Juan Agudelo strike for them to pull it off, but the Revolution will take it as the seventh-place squad claimed an important 3-1 win over Sporting Kansas City on Saturday at Gillette Stadium.

Minnesota United

Revolution vs. Minnesota United: Headlines, lineups and match details

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The Revolution home opener kicks off at 2 p.m. ET.

The last Revolution home match took place on October 23, 2016. Five months later, the club will square off with Minnesota United—a team that has only played one MLS home match in its history—at Gillette Stadium.

While playing in front of a home crowd for the first time this season, the Revs will do whatever it takes to pick up three points.

Revolution, Dynamo Kick Off 2017 Desert Diamond Cup in Tucson

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The Revs title defense begins tonight.

Tonight marks the beginning of the end for the Revolution, who will conclude the preseason by kicking off the FC Tucson Desert Diamond Cup against the Houston Dynamo.

The Revs have enjoyed a productive preseason thus far, going unbeaten in friendlies against Minnesota United, the New York Red Bulls and Sporting KC.

Columbus Crew

5 Revolution Road Matches Worth the Trip

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Pack your bags for one of these 2017 away games.

The Revolution schedule dropped nearly two months ago, yet now, less than a week from First Kick 2017, the matchups finally feel tangible.

As you anticipate another MLS season, consider road-tripping to one of these five Revolution away matches:

Saturday, May 6 vs.

MLS Eastern Conference Preview: Columbus Crew

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Will Columbus bounce back after a disastrous 2016?

In 2015, just about everything went well for the Columbus Crew. Gregg Berhalter's system was forcing Crew opponents to play a game they were deeply uncomfortable with, the entire Columbus front four couldn't stop scoring goals, and all was well.

former SKC Wizards

Palmer-Brown Returns to the Field - Former SKC Wizards Update

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After missing the first few months of the season while recovering from surgery, on loan defender, Erik Palmer-Brown has returned to the field for Porto B in the Portuguese second division. After starting on the bench last Wednesday, Palmer-Brown made his first start of the season on Saturday in a 1- draw for Porto.

Former SKC Wizards Update

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Here is this week's former Sporting KC player update.

Active without a club or unknown
Vicente Arze
Pablo Escobar
Brian Fekete
Jeferson
Neven Markovic
Victor Munoz
Akeem Priestley
Jordi Quintilla
Brendan Ruiz

MLS
Jalil Anibaba - Houston - Started and played 90 minutes in Houston's 2-0 loss to NYCFC.

Jewsbury to Retire at the End of the Season - Former SKC Wizards Update

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Another long time MLS player is hanging up their cleats at the end of the season, former Kansas City Wizards' midfielder, Jack Jewsbury announced this past week that this year would be his final year in MLS. Jewsbury announced that he would retire at the end of the season at Portland's Stand Together Banquet on Sunday, it will bring to an end a career that has seen the 35 year old play 14 seasons in MLS, his first eight were in Kansas City where he's on the club's top 10 list in terms of starts, appearances, and minutes played.

Bunbury, Kamara, Fall in US Open Cup Final - Former SKC Wizards Update

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While Sporting Kansas City and the Vancouver Whitecaps were playing their CONCACAF Champions League game last night, two other MLS teams were competing in the US Open Cup final. FC Dallas and the New England Revolution played at Toyota Stadium in Frisco to decide who would succeed Kansas City as US Open Cup champions.

Controversy for Kamara and Sierra Leone - Former SKC Wizards Update

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With the international break going on this past week, many former players weren't in action. Many of those that were, were with their national team playing with their country. One of those players Kei Kamara was the center of some late controversy in Sierra Leone's 1-1 draw with the Ivory Coast. Heading into their final group game of African Cup of Nations qualifying, Sierra Leone needed a win over the defending ACN champions to advance to the tournament for just the third time.

The Rest

Know Thy Enemy: Previewing the Kamara Derby with Massive Report

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Can it be called the "Kamara Derby" if only one Kamara is going to play?

Okay, so we should address the first problem with this preview.

Kei Kamara didn't travel with the #NERevs for Saturday's game vs. #CrewSC. His wife is still expecting a child, per team source.

Agudelo stock up, Heaps stock down in Revolution draw vs. Sounders

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Who stood out during the wild week nine match?

​For 74 minutes of Saturday's match at CenturyLink Field, the Revolution looked destined to grab its first road win of the season. And then the Sounders scored three unanswered goals. The match ended in a 3-3 deadlock.

Who stood out—and who didn't—during the Revs' third straight draw?

Kei Kamara out for Revolution match vs. Sounders

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The forward did not travel to Seattle for Saturday's match.

If the Revolution want to take down the defending champs on the road, they'll have to do it without Kei Kamara. According to Kyle McCarthy, the Sierra Leonean forward did not travel with the team to Seattle and will instead stay home with his wife as the couple awaits the birth of their child.

Victor Mansaray open to Sierra Leone switch

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He has been a member of the United States Youth National Team picture.

Victor Mansaray, the Seattle Sounders fourth ever Homegrown Player, is open to playing for Sierra Leone if they come calling. The 20-year-old has been a member of the Sounders since midway between the 2012-2013 seasons when he joined the Sounders Academy.

Top League Scorers Through 2016

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Continuing my stat updating, here is Sporting KC's top scorers through the 2016 season. For prior years, see the links below.

1996 - 1997 - 1998 - 1999 - 2000 - 2001 - 2002 - 2003 - 2004 - 2005 - 2006 - 2007 - 2008 - 2009 - 2010 - 2011 - 2012 - 2013 - 2014 - 2015

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MLS Draft 2017: Revolution Could Find Its Own Tommy McNamara With Pick No. 20

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Four players who prove there's value at the end of round one—if you do some digging.

During the Jay Heaps era, the Revolution have grown accustomed to selecting near the top of the MLS SuperDraft. In fact, the club has enjoyed five top-ten picks in the past five years, drafting the likes of Kelyn Rowe, Andrew Farrell and Patrick Mullins (now with D.

Kei Kamara would be “excited“ to play for the Impact, according to Dom Oduro

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Could Kei Kamara move north of the border.

Kei Kamara has interest in playing for the Montral Impact, according to Dom Oduro.

During a media availability held after the Impact were knocked out of the playoffs, Oduro claimed that he recently spoke to Kamara, a close friend. In a comment that's probably more lighthearted than not, Oduro said Kamara would be excited to move north.

The Case for Kamara

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In case you missed the so-called "Decision Day" of MLS games this past weekend, a player named Kei Kamara scored a goal. All agree twas a nice goal of the finest variety, one worthy of celebration. Of course, players have shown emotion and excitement after the scoring of a goal for time eternal. And since Roger Milla danced for Cameroon in the World Cup, the rhythmic movement of one's body has long been part and parcel of said celebrations.