Revs look to snap futility against Dallas


Revs look to snap futility against Dallas

By Danny Picard Staff Reporter Follow @dannypicard

FOXBORO The New England Revolution have now gone seven games without a win,
which includes a blown 4-1 halftime lead on Wednesday night in Philadelphia that led to a 4-4 draw.

It marked the Revs third-straight draw, and theyll try to snap out of the current funk
on Saturday night when they host FC Dallas at Gillette Stadium. In each of those three straight games, New England allowed the game-tying goal in the 87th minute or later.

This groups shown the whole season the commitment and the want to win, said
Revolution coach Steve Nicol. We just havent finished it off when we shouldve done
on too many occasions so far this season, particularly the last three games.

FC Dallas enters the game in third place in the Western Conference with 46 points, while the Revolution find themselves tied for last place in the Eastern Conference with just 24 points.

--The Revolution will be without veteran Pat Phelan on Saturday night, thanks to a
concussion he suffered on Wednesday in Philadelphia. Phelan had a headache on
Thursday, and was going through tests on Friday, forcing him to miss practice.

New England will also be without Stephen McCarthy (shoulder) and Sainey Nyasi
(MCL) on Saturday.

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Wright-Phillips scores 16th goal, Red Bulls beat Revs 1-0

Wright-Phillips scores 16th goal, Red Bulls beat Revs 1-0

HARRISON, N.J. - Bradley Wright-Phillips scored his 16th goal of the season in the 55th minute and the New York Red Bulls beat the New England Revolution 1-0 on Sunday.

Revs goalkeeper Brad Knighton saved Alex Muyl's shot and Wright-Phillips put back the deflection with a half-volley into the right corner. Wright-Phillips has 61 goals in 100 career MLS games.

The Red Bulls (11-9-7) extended their undefeated streak to nine games and moved into a third-place tie in the East with the Philadelphia Union. The Revolution (6-12-9) are winless in their last six.

Draw with Earthquakes extends Revolution's winless streak


Draw with Earthquakes extends Revolution's winless streak

SAN JOSE, Calif. - David Bingham had his sixth shutout of the season and the San Jose Earthquakes tied New England 0-0 on Wednesday night, extending the Revolution's winless streak to five games.

Bingham, who was tied for second in MLS soccer with 12 shutouts last season, had three saves - including a stop on Diego Fagundez's shot in the 86th minute.

The Revolution haven't scored since a 3-1 victory over Chicago on Aug. 9, a stretch of more than 270 minutes.

New England (6-11-8) had beaten San Jose three straight times.

San Jose (7-7-10) has just one loss in its last seven matches.