Revs face tough challenge in Real Salt Lake


Revs face tough challenge in Real Salt Lake

The New England Revolution play their third game in eight days on Saturday, as they travel to Real Salt Lake, just three days after snapping a three-game losing skid with their 2-1 win over the Colorado Rapids on Wednesday night at Gillette Stadium.

Real Salt Lake enters the game as the second-best team in the Western Conference, with 19 points and a 6-3-1 record.

The Revs enter Saturday's match as the fourth-place team in the Eastern Conference, thanks to the three points they earned in the middle of the week.

New England will be without Ryan Guy (calf), Flo Lechner (metatarsal fracture), Jose Moreno (calf), Sainey Nyassi (hamstring), and jeremiah White (concussion), who have all been ruled out for Saturday's match, according to the team's injury report.

Both Kevin Alston and Saer Sene are probable with an illness.

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.