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LA Galaxy

MLS Ticker: Vagenas, Goncalves, Zubar and more

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Following the departure of Bruce Arena, the LA Galaxy have taken a step towards replacing him while several MLS teams announced roster moves.

The LA Galaxy will namePeter Vagenas, the team's vice president of soccer operations, as the club's general manager. Vagenas, a two-time MLS Cup winner, will retain his former role and is now charged with replacing head coach Bruce Arena following his hiring by the U.

Robbie Keane could have joined Revolution, if not for poor communication

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The Irishman was interested in joining the Revs, according to Frank Dell'Apa of The Boston Globe.

Robbie Keane spent six seasons with the LA Galaxy, but it turns out he was originally interested in joining the New England Revolution, according to Frank Dell'Apa of The Boston Globe.

More than rumor - #RobbieKeane 's 1st MLS inquiry was to @NERevolution .

MLS legend says Robbie Keane is the best DP in league history

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Matt Reis praised Robbie Keane after hearing that he's leaving the LA Galaxy.

Matt Reis is one of the best, if not the best, goalkeepers in MLS history, so any compliment he offers should be taken seriously. With this in mind, we should fully consider the proposal that Robbie Keane is the greatest Designated Player in league history.

Jay Heaps

Here’s who the Revolution should protect in the Expansion Draft

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Jay Heaps faces some big decisions.

The MLS Expansion Draft will take place at 12 pm ET on Dec. 13 at 12 pm. Before then, each team will choose 11 players that they want to protect. This number doesn't include Generation adidas players who didn't graduate at the end of the 2016 season or Homegrown players occupying a supplemental or reserve roster spot, as they're automatically protected.

Revolution president explains why Heaps was retained as head coach

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Brian Bilello touted Jay Heaps' accomplishments during an AMA session.

Jay Heaps will remain in charge of the New England Revolution, a decision that was met with mixed reviews from supporters. Club president Brian Bilello defending the move during a recent Ask Me Anything session, saying Heaps has accomplished a lot during his time as head coach.

Kei Kamara

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.


Diego Fagundez scored a goal that will likely spark transfer rumors

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Go on, Diego.

Every year brings at least a couple of Diego Fagundez transfer rumors. Remember when the New England Revolution midfielder was linked to Atalanta B.C.? Or how about when Palermo was said to have expressed interest? Perhaps you recall this rumor that connected Fagundez to no less than three Serie A clubs.

Revolution vs. Impact 2016: Live Game Thread

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The Revs are finishing off the season against the Montreal Impact at home.

The New England Revolution may not have any realistic shot at the playoffs, but they have a chance here to finish the season on a strong note against a visiting Montreal Impact team with very little to play for, their playoff berth having been clinched.

Revolution 1, Fire 2: Playoff hopes dim as the Revs lose to the Fire

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The Revs lose to the Chicago Fire, who are last in the East.

The New England Revolution's quest to earn a playoff spot became much more difficult on Sunday, as the team lost 2-1 to the Chicago Fire.

Chicago grabbed the game's opening goal after just nine minutes. Brandon Vincent was the catalyst, as he combined with David Accam before hitting a cross from the left flank.

Fire Eradicates Revs Playoff Hopes

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The New England Revolution needed a win and some help on Sunday to keep a realistic hope of a playoff spot alive. The Revolution got the help they needed from other results, but couldn't take care of business themselves, falling 2-1 to the last place Chicago Fire at Toyota Park in Bridgeview, Ill.

Philadelphia Union

GAME THREAD: Philadelphia Union vs. New York Red Bulls

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It's the last game of the regular season. If things go well, it won't be the last game of the year.

It's the last match of the regular season, and the Philadelphia Union host the New York Red Bulls. While that would normally light a fire in the bellies of the players and fans, this time it seems like more of an afterthought.

Fire 2 Revolution 1 - recap and ratings

Fire Confidential | ChicagoNow at related • 0 views New England didn't look like a team fighting for their playoff lives and the Fire made them pay for the lackluster effort. The Revolution needed a win to catch the Philadelphia Union for the sixth spot in the East and the loss essentially knocks them out of the postseason race.

Union fight to stay above red line

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Two home games. Philadelphia Union need to win. PSP's Dan Walsh looks at the playoff chances of the Union and their top competitors.

Sporting Kansas City

Sounders will preseason in Tucson, again

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Even as the 2016 season marches on, Seattle Sounders FC are making plans to begin their 2017 campaign. They will once again head down to Tucson for a portion of their 2017 preseason to take part in the Desert Friendlies as one of seven MLS clubs participating, along with Portland Timbers, Sporting Kansas City, San Jose Earthquakes, New England Revolution, Real Salt Lake, and a final team to be announced later.

Revolution v. Sporting KC: Three Thoughts

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This Juan Agudelo belongs on the USMNT, and two more thoughts.

The New England Revolution kept their playoff hopes alive on Saturday by defeating Sporting KC 3-1. Kei Kamara and Juan Agudelo each had a goal and assist on a night where the Revs' attack was free-flowing. Here are three thoughts from the win.

Defensive Marking Issues Plague KC in Loss to New England

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Sporting Kansas City's playoff hopes took a bit of a hit tonight (at least for an hour or so until the Portland Timbers lost) as they fell 3-1 to the New England Revolution on the road. Sporting KC's defense had issues all night dealing with the New England attack that forced KC into a number of difficult positions.

Revs stay alive with win over Sporting KC

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The New England Revolution picked up a vital win to remain in the playoff hunt while also pushing Sporting KC into a dangerous position in the cutthroat Western Conference.

Goals from Kei Kamara and Juan Agudelo led the way as the Revs stormed past Sporting KC, 3-1, at Gillette Stadium.

Match Day 32: Last Trip Out of Conference

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Sporting Kansas City close out the Eastern Conference portion of their season tomorrow when they will take on the New England Revolution at Gillette Stadium. This is the first time the two teams have met since May of last year and the two teams are both going to be fighting for their playoff lives. While Kansas City is currently in a playoff spot, they could put themselves one step closer to qualification with a win tomorrow.

MLS Week 31: A Look Ahead

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With only three weeks left in the MLS regular season, the pressure is cranking up for a few teams on either side of the red line.

One of several marquee matcheson Saturday features FC Dallas hosting the LA Galaxy. These teams are separated by five points, but the Colorado Rapids have games in hand on both sides, adding more incentive to already heated matchup.

Revolution hope Kelyn Rowe will play against Sporting KC

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Rowe returns to practice after being hospitalized last week.

When the New England Revolution took the field against Columbus Crew SC this past weekend, there was a noticeable absence from the starting lineup. That's because Kelyn Rowe had to miss the game after being hospitalized due to an infection and inflammation in his small intestine.

Columbus Crew

Playing for next season with a game left in MLS

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Game 34 of the 2016 MLS season means different things for clubs already focusing on what they need to do for better results in 2017.

Fire v Revolution match preview

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What Are They All About? New England Revolution

Either the glass is ¼ full or ¾ empty. The Chicago Fire tied longtime rival Columbus Crew on Thursday evening 2-2 at Toyota Park. The penultimate home match for Chicago was a heated affair on what was otherwise a frigid and windy October night.

Ola Kamara brace guides Crew past Revs to keep playoff hopes alive

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Thereare still signs of life in the Columbus Crew after they defeated the New England Revolution, 2-0, at MAPFRE Stadium on Sunday night.

Ola Kamara scored both goals in the 42nd and 83rd minute to clinch the victory for the hosts. The Crew have now won two straight matches and are justfive points away from a playoff spot in the Eastern Conference with a game in hand.

Soccer Sunday: Your Running Commentary

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After seeing their crosstown rivals drop points on Saturday, Atletico Madrid will look to leap back into the La Liga race on Sunday morning.

The Spanish powerhouse headlines Sunday's action in a clash with Deportivo La Coruna. Entering Sunday's match, Atletico sits on nine points, five back of league-leaders Real Madrid with a game in hand.

Veljko Paunovic

Fire Deliver on Pauno’s Promise

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Chicago Fire coach Veljko Paunovic was adamant that his team reward the home fans with a victory in the team's final home game on Sunday, and his players did not disappoint, knocking off the New England Revolution 2:1. The Fire played simple and fluid football and were not far away from finding the back of the net on several occasions.

Fire notebook - season winds down, Columbus rematch

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The Fire are out of playoff contention but they could eliminate Columbus with a win on Thursday night. They can also do some damage to the New England Revolution (currently in 7th), and Toronto FC (vying for the top spot in the East) in the last two matches of the season. Veljko Paunovic isn't recapping the season just yet.

2016 MLS season

When is an MLS club in crisis?

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The New England Revolution saw their playoff hopes all but dashed, quickly turning them into a crisis club in Monday's soccer news update.

Rowe wins MLS Player of the Week

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Revs midfielder Kelyn Rowe took MLS Player of the Week honors with two goals with the state of the Eastern Conference very much in question.

The Rest

A.J. Soares forced to retire due to head injury

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A.J. Soares has been forced to call a premature end to his playing career.

Soares announced his retirement on Thursday morning, as the AGF Aarhus defender steps away from the game due to the effects of a head injury. The 27-year-old centerback suffered the injury just several matches into his time with the Danish club, but, following the advice of several specialists, is forced to reluctantly step away from the game.

D.C. United season review: Charlie Horton

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In which we review the only player to not have suited up for the Black-and-Red

2016 was the year of the goalkeeper for D.C. United, as the Black-and-Red officially had five different keepers on their roster during the season. Bill Hamid's surgery in January led to a rotating door of shot stoppers, including Charlie Horton, who joined the team at the beginning of the season, but never appeared in a game for United.

Revolution president to answer questions from fans

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Revolution president Brian Bilello will do an AMA on Tuesday.

New England Revolution president Brian Bilello will be doing an Ask Me Anything on Reddit this Tuesday at noon. This forum will provide fans the opportunity to ask questions about the state of the Revs.

Bilello, who became club president in 2011 after six seasons as the team's chief operating officer, did an AMA in 2012.

Sounders Academy product named USL MVP

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Sean Okoli led the USL in scoring for FC Cincinnati.

Former Seattle Sounders and Academy product Sean Okoli was announced as the 2016 USL MVP today. The Federal Way native is in his first year with FC Cincinnati after spending 2015 with the New England Revolution, following a trade that netted the Sounders goalkeeper Tyler Miller.

The Bull & Its Horns: Q&A with Toros’ captain Kevin Garcia

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The undisputed leader of RGVFC in their first season, captain Kevin Garcia discusses his Toros' time, being with the Dynamo, and how fast he truly is.

It was the first ever season for RGVFC in 2016. They had their perfect coach in Wilmer Cabrera, and their perfect captain in defender Kevin Garcia.

Je-Vaughn Watson undergoes surgery

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Je-Vaughn Watson will be sidelined 6-8 weeks after undergoing surgery to correct a sports hernia.

Je-Vaughn Watson will miss Sunday's season finale after undergoing surgery to correct a sports hernia. The defender will be sidelined for the next 6-8 weeks, according to New England Revolution senior staff writer Jeff Lemieux.

Revs all but knocked out of postseason picture with loss to Fire

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Facing the conference's worst team, the New England Revolution had a favorable schedule for their push to the playoffs, but a shock upset all but eliminated them on Sunday afternoon.

The Chicago Fire played spoiler, knocking off the Revs, 2-1, at Toyota Park in a match that saw both sides reduced to 10 men.

Juan Agudelo called in to U.S. National Team

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Juan Agudelo could play against New Zealand on Tuesday.

New England Revolution forward Juan Agudelo has been called up to the U.S. Men's National Team ahead of a friendly against New Zealand on October 11 at RFK Stadium in Washington, D.C.

Agudelo, 23, has earned 19 caps to date and most recently suited up for the USMNT on June 10, 2015 for a friendly against Germany.

Oguchi Onyewu trains as guest of New York Cosmos

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Oguchi Onyewu remains without a club, but it remains unlikely that the former U.S. Men's National Team defender will be signing with the New York Cosmos following a recent training stint.

The 34-year-old defender recently trained with the Cosmos. However, a club spokesman told SBIthat Onyewu is being viewed as "just a guest", while adding that it is unlikely the team makes any more signings this season.

Kelyn Rowe Signs Extension with Revolution

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The former first round pick has been a mainstay for New England since he entered the league and

The New England Revolution midfielder Kelyn Rowe has signed a new contract with the club. Per team and league policy the terms and details of the contract were not disclosed.

The versatile, 24 year-old midfielder has been a consistent contributor for the Revs since he was drafted 3rd overall in the 2012 SuperDraft and set a career high in minutes played and starts with 29 already in 2016 with three games left to play.