Sene wins MLS Goal of the Week honors


Sene wins MLS Goal of the Week honors

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. - The New England Revolution continues to rack up the hardware.

One week after Matt Reis earned the MLS Save of the Week, forward Saer Sene was awarded the MLS Goal of the Week.

Senes knuckling net-bender edged out Seattle's Osvaldo Alonso. Sene captured 27 percent of fan voting, narrowly holding off Alonso, who garnered 26 percent.

Sene's goal came in the 12th minute of Sunday's 2-1 loss at Philadelphia. After taking a pass from Kelyn Rowe, Sene launched his left-footed twister from 28 yards out and beat Union keeper Zac MacMath under the crossbar.

Check out Sene's award-winning goal here.

Senes goal of the week nod is his first and the Revolutions first of the 2012 season. Its also the clubs first weekly goal honor since Week 2 of the 2010 season when former Rev Kenny Mansally won for his strike against D.C. United on April 3.

FC Dallas overtakes Revs, 2-1, with pair of late goals

FC Dallas overtakes Revs, 2-1, with pair of late goals

Lee Nguyen helped the New England Revolution take an early lead on a penalty kick, but Maxi Urruti followed with a pair of goals in the 71st and 77th minute for FC Dallas, which finished the Revs in a 2-1 loss at Toyota Stadium on Saturday night.

Nguyen's 10th-minute score was his first of the 2017 season. Urruti has three goals in his two MLS appearances this season.

Revultion midfield Xavier Kouassi made his MLS debut, but was unable help stabilize the Revs' defense as they let Dallas storm back into the game.

The Revs play next on Saturday, March 25 against Minnesota at 2 p.m. ET.