Revolution add Purdie, Roach, Bettschnieder

Revolution add Purdie, Roach, Bettschnieder
March 6, 2012, 6:02 pm
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The New England Revolution today signed three players to the roster: forward Blake Brettschneider, midfielder Alec Purdie and midfielder Michael Roach.

Brettschneider joins the team after being waived by D.C. United in early February, while Purdie and Roach come from the 2012 MLS Supplemental Draft.

Blake, Alec and Mike are all talented, young players who we believe will provide us depth and help push our team every day in training, General Manager Michael Burns said. All three had goodpreseasonswith us and earned their spots on our squad.

The signings come just a day after the Revolution parted ways with forward Zack Schilawski, and midfielder Ryan Kinne

The Revolution opens the 2012 season on Saturday, March 10, on the road against the San Jose Earthquakes at Buck Shaw Stadium in Santa Clara.