There's no question that after dropping three straight, the Revolution is anxious to get back in the driver's seat Saturday against FC Dallas. But New England will have to resist the temptation of stepping on the gas and going from 0 to 60 as fast as possible.
With temperatures in Frisco, Texas, expected to be near 100 degrees for the Fourth of July clash, veteran Revolution defender Kevin Alston -- who'll likely be active at right back Saturday -- knows that he and his teammates will have to pick...
NEW YORK -- Toronto FC's Damien Perquis, Columbus Crew's Federico Higuain, New England's Kelyn Rowe and Real Salt Lake's Demar Phillips have been fined by MLS for infractions.
MLS POWER RANKINGS
- June 29: Sounders tumble; Sporting KC peak
- June 22: Sounders stay top; D.C. on the rise
- June 15: Seattle's rout of Dallas keeps it at first
- June 8: Kansas City challenges Seattle at the top
- June 1: Seattle still first, Galaxy make their move
- May 25: Seattle Sounders the team to beat
- May 18: Sounders climb into first place
The MLS Disciplinary Committee fined the players undisclosed amounts on Thursday.
The infractions occurred in matches played last week -- Perquis (embellishment) against D.C. United; Higuain (simulation) against the Revolution; Rowe (hands to neck) against Columbus; and Phillips (failing to leave the field in timely manner...
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- After picking up a caution only minutes earlier, New England Revolution defender Andrew Farrell found himself in no man's land when Vancouver Whitecaps midfielder Cristian Techera dribbled toward him in the 28th minute. Farrell did the best he could do -- and paid a heavy price for it.
With Techera attempting to slip though, Farrell, knowing he was under the watchful eye of referee Allen Chapman, tried to be discreet. He ever so slightly grabbed Techera's arm, hoping to push...