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  • May 5, 2012
  • • 21:08
  • • Rio Tinto Stadium, Sandy, Utah
  • Referee: D. Gantar
  • • Attendance: 18219
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MLS Preview: Real Salt Lake - New England Revolution

MLS Preview: Real Salt Lake - New England Revolution

The Revs face a quick turnaround after helping Matt Reis pick up his 100th MLS win midweek before traveling to Utah, where they haven't won since 2007.

  PROBABLE LINEUPS
Real Salt Lake (4-4-2): Rimando; Beltran, Olave, Borchers, Wingert; Grabavoy, Beckerman, Morales, Johnson; Espindola, Saborio.

INJURY REPORT

DOUBTFUL: FW Cody Arnoux (L adductor strain); MF Nico Muniz (R knee MCL strain)
New England Revolution (4-4-2): Reis; Alston, McCarthy, Soares, Tierney; Nguyen, Joseph, Simms, Feilhaber; Moreno, Sene.

INJURY REPORT

OUT: FW Zak Boggs (R ankle sprain); MF Ryan Guy (R calf tightness); DF Flo Lechner (R foot fifth metatarsal fracture); MF Sainey Nyassi (R hamstring strain); FW Jeremiah White (concussion)
  DID YOU KNOW?
  • The Revs haven't won in Utah since 2007. RSL won three of those four games, outscoring New England 16-4.
  • New England kept a core of eight players together for four years from 2003-2007. Salt Lake has bested that by keeping 10 players together from 2008 through the present.
  • RSL is second in the West with 19 points from 10 games. New England is fourth in the East with nine points from eight games.
  • Nick Rimando is tied for second in the league with 30 blocks this season. Kyle Beckerman is tied for first with four yellow cards.
  • Matt Reis earned his 100th win midweek thanks to a 2-1 result over the Colorado Rapids. He is only the sixth goalkeeper to rack up triple digits in MLS wins.

Last Five Matches

Head To Head

Real Salt Lake

New England

Wins
3
2
0
Wins

Betting & Predictions

Reader's Predictions

Real Salt Lake RSL
Real Salt Lake Real Salt Lake
Draw
New England Revolution NER
New England Revolution New England
50%
36%

Top 3 Predictions

Real Salt Lake RSL
3 - 1
New England Revolution NER
Real Salt Lake RSL
8 - 0
New England Revolution NER
Real Salt Lake RSL
1 - 1
New England Revolution NER

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