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New England Revolution: Most complete team on paper

New England Revolution Star, Diego Fagundez Tied for first place in the Eastern Conference, New England Revolution’s squad depth makes it the most complete roster in Major League soccer. Jay Heaps’ side picked up its fifth victory of the season on Sunday with a commanding display against league leaders in points, Seattle Sounders. Revolution’s defense stifled the dynamic duo...
Via isportsweb.com
May 12, 2014  |  Discuss

MLS Weekend Recap: Fire vs. Revolution

MLS Recap: Chicago fire vs. New England Revolution Oliver Galvez April 22, 2014 On Saturday the Chicago Fire hosted the New England Revolution.  The match started out shaky for both sides as both struggled with their defense; New England was the first to falter on a through ball for Amarikwa, which he easily finished for a 1-0 lead in the 16th minute. 15 Minutes later Chicago...
Via Overtime
April 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Kevin Alston’s First Career Goal Leads Revolution Past Dynamo

After falling to the Houston Dynamo in their season opener, the New England Revolution avenged the early loss with a 2-0 victory Saturday evening at Gillette Stadium. It was a day of firsts for the Revs as defender Kevin Alston scored his first career goal midway through the second and Jerry Bengston sealed the victory in stoppage time with his first goal of the season. The Dynamo...
Via NESN.com
April 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Alston, Porter win MLS season honors

New England defender Kevin Alston has been voted Major League Soccer's Comeback Player of the Year after returning from treatment for leukemia, and Portland's Caleb Porter has been selected Coach of the Year. Alston took a leave of absence in April and returned July 27 to play in five of his team's final 14 games. He helped New England reach the playoffs for the first...
Via AP on Fox
December 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Revolution, Fans To Hold Trivia Night Fundraiser in Support of Kevin Alston, Leukemia and Lymphoma Society on May 30

Kevin Alston is battling cancer. The New England Revolution and some of their most passionate fans are making sure Alston and his family aren’t fighting it by themselves. The Revs and the Midnight Riders will hold a trivia night fundraiser to support Alston and the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. The event will take place at the Banshee (934 Dorchester Ave., Boston, Mass.) on...
Via NESN.com
May 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Kevin Alston Diagnosed With Leukemia, Takes Leave of Absence From Revolution

Kevin Alston has established himself as a professional soccer player through grit and determination. But he is now facing a test which dwarfs anything one can find on the field of play. Alston was diagnosed with chronic myelogenous leukemia (CML), a rare but treatable form of leukemia. The 24-year-old New England Revolution defender has taken an indefinite leave of absence from...
Via NESN.com
April 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Revs' Alston diagnosed with leukemia

Kevin Alston of the New England Revolution has taken an indefinite leave of absence after being diagnosed with leukemia. The MLS team announced Monday that the defender will take the leave to undergo treatment for chronic myelogenous leukemia. The team said the condition is rare and treatable and that Alston, 24, will not be hospitalized. He expects to return to the team, the Revolution...
Via Fox Soccer
April 08, 2013  |  Discuss

5 Lessons from Revolution v Sporting KC

On Friday, January 25, the New England Revolution saw their first action of the preseason when they played Sporting KC to a 0-0 tie. The game, which was not available to view, provides Revs fans with plenty of talking points. 0 Alston Moves to the Left During the first thirty minute period, Kevin Alston was deployed on the left side of the defense. This is not a completely...
Via Total MLS
January 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Important Soccer News: Here’s Video Of A Guy Throwing Up On The Field

For the record, this is what happens to me 15 seconds into any attempt to play soccer. Via NESN: New England Revolution fullback [Kevin Alston] played 41 minutes of standout soccer before he was overcome by illness. He vomited on the Gillette Stadium turf in front of cameras, and onlookers were treated to an up-close view of the flying chunks. “Unfortunately everyone saw what...
Via With Leather
May 04, 2012  |  Discuss
NOT FOR THE SQUEAMISH

MLS player vomits on field during game

Kevin Alston put his own twist on the Willie Beamon story on Wednesday night. The New England Revolution fullback played 41 minutes of standout soccer before he was overcome by illness. He vomited on the Gillette Stadium turf in front of cameras, and onlookers were treated to an up-close view of the flying chunks. "Unfortunately everyone saw what happened," Revolution head...
Via NESN.com
May 03, 2012  |  Discuss
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