MLS Preview: New England Revolution - D.C. United
Two former players, both long-serving heroes of the clubs they now manage, will attempt to guide their teams into early playoff challenges.
By Keith Hickey
|New England Revolution (4-4-2): Reis; Lechner, McCarthy, Soares, Tierny; White, Nguyen, Simms, Rowe; Sene, Guy.
OUT: FW Zak Boggs (R ankle sprain); MF Sainey Nyassi (R hamstring strain)
DOUBTFUL: DF Kevin Alston (L hamstring tightness); MF Benny Feilhaber (L peroneal strain)
QUESTIONABLE: GK Matt Reis (L knee swelling); MF Clyde Simms (R calf tightness)
|D.C. United (4-4-2): Willis; Russell, Jakovic, Dudar, Wollard; Kitchen, Cruz, DeLeon, De Rosario; Wolff, Santos.
OUT: DF Ethan White (R knee surgery); MF Lance Rozeboom (L ACL tear)
QUESTIONABLE: GK Bill Hamid (L ankle sprain / bone bruising); MF Kurt Morsink (L foot neurectomy)
PROBABLE: FW Josh Wolff (L groin strain)
|DID YOU KNOW?|
- New England midfielder and captain Shalrie Joseph will be suspended for this match.
- New England has won the last six meetings (five in MLS, one in the U.S. Open Cup) between these two teams. D.C. has not defeated the Revs in a competitive game since October 16, 2008.
- D.C. has allowed only one goal in its last three matches.
- In Portland's 3-2 loss to Real Salt Lake last week, Darlington Nagbe notched his first multi-goal game in MLS and Eric Alexander registered his first multi-assist performance.
- Dwayne De Rosario, last year's Golden Boot winner, has failed to score so far this season, despite leading his team in shots.
Top 3 Predictions
New England Revolution 2-1 D.C. United
- 27.27 %
New England Revolution 0-2 D.C. United
- 27.27 %
New England Revolution 3-1 D.C. United
- 9.09 %
|USA - Major League Soccer (MLS)||Sep 21, 2013||New England Revolution 2 - D.C. United 1|
|USA - Major League Soccer (MLS)||Jul 27, 2013||D.C. United 1 - New England Revolution 2|
|USA - Major League Soccer (MLS)||Jun 8, 2013||New England Revolution 0 - D.C. United 0|
|USA - Major League Soccer (MLS)||Sep 15, 2012||D.C. United 2 - New England Revolution 1|
|USA - Major League Soccer (MLS)||May 26, 2012||D.C. United 3 - New England Revolution 2|
|New England Revolution|
|Nov 6, 2013||Sporting Kansas City 3 - New England Revolution 1||MLS|
|Nov 2, 2013||New England Revolution 2 - Sporting Kansas City 1||MLS|
|Oct 27, 2013||Columbus Crew 0 - New England Revolution 1||MLS|
|Oct 19, 2013||New England Revolution 3 - Columbus Crew 2||MLS|
|Oct 12, 2013||Montreal Impact 0 - New England Revolution 1||MLS|
|14||Dwayne De Rosario||Midfielder|
Times In EST
Live Final scheduled Suspended Cancelled Postponed