Found May 22, 2012 on
We are roughly one third of the way into our 2012 MLS season. At this point we have seen our New England Revolution play a more passing oriented game and generate scoring chances regularly - a huge improvement from late 2011. The weaknesses or areas where our team needs to grow are also apparent. In this game against Houston, I wanted a strong start from our Revs, their concentration on set pieces, and solid finishing in front of goal. We got 2 out of three. A set piece goal and another moment of soft positioning right down the center meant that Saer Sene's two goals weren't enough for a New England win.
The Revs showed that our offense is based on possession even if Houston lead in possession and passing accuracy categories. The Revs mixed in a fair number of starts from our defense with a pass to Stephen McCarthy so that he could advance the ball. New England isn't afraid to look for a long pass forward or across the field, but we get better shots when we use ...
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Major League Soccer needs more players like Saer Sene. Not only does he fit the profile of an ideal, but realistic, foreign import. He also has delivered the goods for the New England Revolution. Sene scored both goals for the Revs in Saturday's 2-2 draw with the Houston Dynamo. He's made an early impact in his first MLS season, notching six goals and two assists in his first...
Saer Sene scored twice for the New England Revolution, and Houston's Luiz Camargo tied it for the Dynamo with 3 minutes left in regulation in a 2-2 draw Saturday night.
Sene, a 25-year old Frenchman in his first MLS season, opened the scoring with a penalty kick in the 26th minute and made it 2-1 in the 57th minute with his sixth goal of the season.
New England is 4-6-1 overall...
Brazilian midfielder Luiz Camargo picked a great time to score his first MLS goal as his 88th minute strike gave the Dynamo a 2-2 draw with the New England Revolution. Will Bruin tallied his team leading fifth goal of the season as well as the Dynamo managed 2 goals in a game for just the third time this season.
Coming into Gillette Stadium to face the Revolution the Dynamo...