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Revolution can advance in playoffs with a win or tie

New England have a leg up on Sporting KC

With Saturday night’s 2-1 win in the Eastern Conference semifinal first leg over Sporting Kansas City, the Revolution have put themselves in a strong position to advance in the MLS playoffs.

If they tie or win in Kansas City Wednesday night, they will advance to play the winner of the New York Red Bulls-Houston Dynamo series.

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