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Played
October 2, 2010 7:30 PM EDT
Gillette Stadium — Foxborough, Massachusetts
Referee:‬ R. Salazar‎
Attendance:‬ 18130‎
 
82′ K. Mansally
Nat Borchers 68′
 
A. Saborío 84′
   
 
 

MLS Player Ratings: New England Revolution 1-2 Real Salt Lake

By Stats USA

  • Matt Reis
    0
    -1
    0.00

    Matt Reis

    Reis anchored a weak back line and kept Salt Lake's potent offense scoreless until the 68th minute. Still, its hard to commend him for giving up two goals.

  • Seth Sinovic
    0
    0
    0.00

    Seth Sinovic

    Aside from a bad play that got him booked, Sinovic had little influence on this match.

  • K. Mansally
    0
    0
    0.00

    K. Mansally

    Mansally created numerous chances and scored a late goal to tie up the match.

  • Darrius Barnes
    0
    0
    0.00

    Darrius Barnes

    Barnes did not make any great plays, but he didn't make any major mistakes either.

  • Emmanuel Osei
    0
    0
    0.00

    Emmanuel Osei Flop of the Match

    "Awful" is a kind word for how Osei played. He committed numerous fouls and he was marking Borchers when Salt Lake's centerback scored.

  • Chris Tierney
    0
    0
    0.00

    Chris Tierney

    In addition to playing good defense, Tierney was a threat on the offensive end.

  • Pat Phelan
    0
    0
    0.00

    Pat Phelan

    Phelan was quiet for most of the match, but he did get involved in the second half. He definitely influenced the offensive end.

  • Shalrie Joseph
    0
    0
    0.00

    Shalrie Joseph

    Joseph is a difference maker in the middle and this match was no exception.

  • Sainey Nyassi
    0
    0
    0.00

    Sainey Nyassi

    Nyassi was New England's most consistent player in the match. He created opportunities and kept his inconsistent side in the match.

  • Marko Perovic
    1
    0
    0.00

    Marko Perovic

    Perovic was an occasional threat and put one great strike on goal, but he was unable to find the net.

  • Ilia Stolica
    0
    0
    0.00

    Ilia Stolica

    Stolica made a few great plays, but was otherwise irrelevant. As a result, he was pulled early.

Substitutions

  • Jason Griffiths
    0
    0
    0.00

    Jason Griffiths

    Griffiths did not play enough to evaluate.

  • K. Dube
    0
    0
    0.00

    K. Dube

    Dube came in late but was clearly New England's best player. His shot led to New England's only goal.

  • Nick Rimando
    2
    0
    0.00

    Nick Rimando

    Rimando was tested late, and he came up with the saves Salt Lake needed to get the win.

  • Chris Wingert
    2
    0
    0.00

    Chris Wingert

    Wingert was a consistent defensive force on the back line.

  • Tony Beltran
    5
    0
    0.00

    Tony Beltran

    The match was a roller coaster for Beltran, but there was more up than down. His biggest play came on offense when he earned the corner kick that would result in Saborio's goal.

  • Fabian Espindola
    4
    1
    0.00

    Fabian Espindola

    Espindola was Salt Lake's only offense in the first half. He wasn't able to convert any chances, but he was constantly threatening.

  • Nat Borchers
    3
    0
    0.00

    Nat Borchers Top of the Match

    The anchor of the back line scored the first goal of the match and gave Salt Lake the lead.

  • Jamison Olave
    2
    0
    0.00

    Jamison Olave

    Aside from 2 minor mistakes, Olave played well and made Rimando's job easy.

  • Will Johnson
    3
    0
    0.00

    Will Johnson

    Salt Lake's excitable young midfielder played well on defense but didn't make a difference on the offensive end.

  • Kyle Beckerman
    2
    0
    0.00

    Kyle Beckerman

    Beckerman didn't play his best match. He gave up one ball deep and gave New England a great opportunity. Still, Salt Lake's captain headed a threatening corner out of the area to save a score.

  • Javier Morales
    4
    0
    0.00

    Javier Morales

    Morales returned from injury Tuesday and continued to improve in this match. He still wasn't the center of Salt Lake's offense, but he did make some great plays.

  • Ned Grabavoy
    2
    1
    0.00

    Ned Grabavoy

    Grabavoy looked exhausted, but he made a few key plays.

  • A. Saborío
    5
    0
    0.00

    A. Saborío

    The Costa Rican star scored the game winner, though he was non-existent for most of the match.

Substitutions

  • Jean Alexandre
    0
    1
    0.00

    Jean Alexandre

    Did not play enough to be rated.

  • Andy Williams
    1
    0
    0.00

    Andy Williams

    Did not play enough to be rated.

  • Robbie Findley
    2
    1
    0.00

    Robbie Findley

    Findley came into the match late and changed the match with his speed. As usual, he created opportunities but was unable to finish anything.

Results
 
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Top Scorers
Player   Goals Penalties
Clint Dempsey Clint Dempsey
Striker
Seattle Sounders
6 1
E. Torres E. Torres
Striker
Chivas USA
5 2
V. Sánchez V. Sánchez
Striker
Colorado
4 3
Federico Higuaín Federico Higuaín
Striker
Columbus Crew
4 2
Kenny Miller Kenny Miller
Striker
Rangers
3 2