Revolution waives midfielder Augustine


Revolution waives midfielder Augustine

The New England Revolution announced that they have parted ways with Nigerian midfielder Michael Augustine, waived by the team today.

Signed on March 4 from Nigeria's FCT Abuja, the 18-year-old never played a game for the Revs this season but played in three games with the reserve team and two games in the U.S. Open Cup qualifying matches.

The Revs (3-6-4, 13 pts.) are currently in sixth place in the Eastern Conference, but just three points away from third place. The Philadelphia Union lead the Conference with 21 points (6-3-3).

They travel to New York on Thursday to face the Red Bulls for a nationally televised game on Friday, June 10 at 8 p.m., still looking for their first win on the road.

Lee Nguyen, Teal Bunbury help Revolution beat Galaxy 4-3


Lee Nguyen, Teal Bunbury help Revolution beat Galaxy 4-3

Teal Bunbury scored twice, Diego Fagundez had three assists and the New England Revolution beat the Los Angeles Galaxy 4-3 on Saturday night to snap a four-game losing streak.

Bunbury gave New England (6-9-5) a 3-2 lead in the 70th. His pass down the right side led Kelyn Rowe, who played a perfect cross to a charging Bunbury for a header from the top of the 6-yard box.

Lee Nguyen opened the scoring for Revolution in the 16th, but Daniel Steres tied it in the 22nd. Kei Kamara put New England back on top going into halftime, and Steres made it 2-2 in the 53rd minute.

Bunbury's second goal put New England up 4-2 in the 73rd and Ariel Lassiter added a goal for the Galaxy in the 79th.

Los Angeles (6-10-4) has lost five in a row and has just one win in its last eight games.