Revs sign Michael Augustine to MLS deal

Revs sign Michael Augustine to MLS deal

The New England Revolution announced on Friday the signing of 18 year oldNigerian midmidfielder, Michael Augustine. The midfielder played with Nigerias FCT Abuja team after startying his career with their academy team in 2008. Augustine will hold one of 8 international roster spots once the team recieves a reciept of his International Transfer Certificate. Augustine has already joined the team who is in Georgia for their preseason training sessions.

Late goal gives Orlando City 2-2 draw with Revolution

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Late goal gives Orlando City 2-2 draw with Revolution

FOXBORO -- Carlos Rivas tied it in the 90th minute and Orlando City survived New England's late chances in a 2-2 tie with the Revolution on Saturday night.

Rivas finished Cyle Larin's cross with a left-footed shot from the center of the box, and Orlando City goalkeeper Joe Bendik saved Donald Smith's close-range shot moments later. The Revs' Juan Agudelo hit the crossbar with a header in the final minute.

Agudelo entered as a substitute in 70th and scored on his first touch a minute later to give the Revolution (1-2-7) a 2-1 lead.

The Revolution opened the scoring in the seventh minute on Diego Fagundez's right-footed blast. Kevin Molino tied it for Orlando City (2-2-4) with a left-footed smash off a loose ball in the 30th minute.