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US soccer team picks Juan Agudelo, Kelyn Rowe

The Revolution teammates were among 23 players selected for the roster for the CONCACAF Gold Cup.

New England Revolution forward Diego Fagundez controls the ball during the second half of an MLS soccer game against the Columbus Crew, Sunday, May 21, 2017, in Foxborough, Mass. The Revolution won 2-1. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)

New England Revolution travel to face Toronto FC

The Revolution won the previous meeting, 3-0.

FILE - In this July 10, 1999, file photo, United States women's soccer team head coach Tony DiCicco celebrates by holding the trophy aloft after defeating China in the Women's World Cup Final at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, Calif. Tony DiCicco has died. He was 68. U.S. Soccer confirmed DiCicco’s death Tuesday, June 20, 2017. His son, Anthony, tweeted that DiCicco died at home with his family present. (AP Photo/Michael Caulfield, File)

Tony DiCicco; led US team to famed World Cup win

Mr. DiCicco also led the women’s soccer team to the gold medal at the 1996 Atlanta Olympics.

US midfielder Michael Bradley celebrates after scoring against Mexico during their 2018 World Cup Concacaf qualifier football match, in Mexico City, on June 11, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / Pedro PARDOPEDRO PARDO/AFP/Getty Images

US 1, Mexico 1

Michael Bradley, US tie Mexico in key World Cup qualifier

The Americans used a five-man defense to overcome Mexico City’s thin air.

GOTHENBURG, SWEDEN - JUNE 08: Christen Press of USA during the international friendly between Sweden and USA at Ullevi Stadium on June 8, 2017 in Gothenburg, Sweden. (Photo by Nils Petter Nilsson/Ombrello/Getty Images)

US 1, Norway 0

Christen Press scores to lift US women over Norway

The US women have won four straight after a two-game losing streak.

Rose Lavelle (left) of the US women’s team competes for possession during Thursday’s friendly at Sweden.

US 1, SWEDEN 0

Rose Lavelle lifts US women’s soccer team past Sweden

Lavelle, a midfielder for the Boston Breakers, scored in the 56th minute of the friendly in Sweden.

COMMERCE CITY, CO - JUNE 08: Christian Pulisic #10 of the U.S. National Team celebrates scoring a goal against Trinidad & Tabago in the second half during the FIFA 2018 World Cup Qualifier at Dick's Sporting Goods Park on June 8, 2017 in Commerce City, Colorado. (Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

US 2, TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO 0

Christian Pulisic scores twice to power US men in World Cup qualifier

The Americans move into third place at the halfway point in the final round of qualifying.

FILE - In this Friday, March 24, 2017, file photo, United States' Christian Pulisic controls the ball during the first half of a World Cup qualifying soccer match against Honduras in San Jose, Calif. Pulisic is just 18, only he doesn't play like he's just 18. Already the youngest American to win a medal with a European club, Pulisic will now lead the U.S. into an important World Cup qualifier against Trinidad and Tobago on Thursday night, June 8. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File)

Christian Pulisic coming of age for US national soccer team

Sometimes, his coaches and teammates forget that he is indeed only 18.

New England Revolution's Benjamin Angoua (4) watches his shot get past Toronto FC goalie Alex Bono, left, during the first half of an MLS soccer game, Saturday, June 3, 2107, in Foxborough, Mass. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

Revolution 3, Toronto FC 0

Revolution blank Toronto FC

Goals by Benjamin Anguoa (17th minute), Diego Fagundez (66th), and Juan Agudelo (85th) lifted New England.

Real Madrid's Portuguese striker Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates after winning the UEFA Champions League final football match between Juventus and Real Madrid at The Principality Stadium in Cardiff, south Wales, on June 3, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / Ben STANSALLBEN STANSALL/AFP/Getty Images

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Cristiano Ronaldo leads Real Madrid to Champions League title

Striker scores twice to help Real Madrid defend title with win over Juventus.

New England Revolution midfielder Xavier Kouassi, left, and Columbus Crew midfielder Mohammed Abu, right, vie for control of the ball during the first half of an MLS soccer game, Sunday, May 21, 2017, in Foxborough, Mass. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)

TORONTO AT REVOLUTION | SATURDAY, 7:30 P.M. (CSN)

Revolution will be tested against Toronto

New England takes on the Eastern Conference leader and won’t have Xavier Kouassi.

New England Revolution midfielder Xavier Kouassi, left, and Columbus Crew midfielder Mohammed Abu, right, vie for control of the ball during the first half of an MLS soccer game, Sunday, May 21, 2017, in Foxborough, Mass. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)

Revolution 2, New York City FC 2

Xavier Kouassi scores first MLS goal as Revolution tie

Kouassi scored in the 86th minute, the first time New York has allowed a goal in the last 15 minutes this year.

Nordic Prime Ministers (L-R) Stefan Lofven of Sweden, Lars Lokke Rasmussen of Denmark, Erna Solberg of Norway, Juha Sipilä of Finland and Bjarni Benediktsson of Iceland hold their hands on a football during a meeting in Bergen, Norway, on May 29, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / NTB scanpix / Marit HOMMEDAL / Norway OUTMARIT HOMMEDAL/AFP/Getty Images

Nordic leaders photo wasn’t meant to troll Trump

Officials say the photo was meant as ‘‘a funny stunt’’ to promote UN environmental sustainability goals.

8.3.1986114320_Sports_Revolution New England Revolution midfielder Kelyn Rowe (11) takes a shot inside the 18 as Minnesota United midfielder Collen Warner (26) can only watch during the MLS soccer game at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Mass., Saturday, March 25, 2017. The Revs defeated Minnesota United 5-2. (Robert E. Klein for the Boston Globe)

REVOLUTION VS NYCFC | 7:30 P.M. (CSN)

Revolution still looking for first road victory

The Revolution face New York City FC Wednesday night at Yankee Stadium.

Red Bulls 2, Revolution 1

Daniel Royer’s goal lifts Red Bulls over Revolution

Royer scored in the 75th minute to break a 1-1 tie.

Arsenal’s Olivier Giroud celebrated after assisting Aaron Ramsey’s goal in Saturday’s FA Cup final against Chelsea.

Arsenal beats Chelsea to win third FA Cup in 4 seasons

Arsene Wenger’s turbulent year ended with a third FA Cup success in four seasons after Arsenal beat Chelsea, 2-1, on Saturday.

New England Revolution forward Diego Fagundez controls the ball during the second half of an MLS soccer game against the Columbus Crew, Sunday, May 21, 2017, in Foxborough, Mass. The Revolution won 2-1. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)

REVOLUTION AT NEW YORK | SATURDAY, 7:30 (CSN)

Revolution start busy stretch with road test vs. Red Bulls

The Revolution, who are winless away from home this season, have three games in the next eight days.

Sergio Ramos of Real Madrid celebrates after his side are crowned La Liga champions.

Real Madrid wins its 1st Spanish title since 2012

Real Madrid won the Spanish league for the first time in five years on Sunday, avoiding its worst title drought since the 1980s.

New England Revolution midfielder Xavier Kouassi, left, and Columbus Crew midfielder Mohammed Abu, right, vie for control of the ball during the first half of an MLS soccer game, Sunday, May 21, 2017, in Foxborough, Mass. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)

REVOLUTION 2, CREW 1

Revolution finally have Crew’s number

New England (4-4-4) had been shut out three straight times by Columbus (6-6-1).

Lee Nguyen (left) leads the Revolution with four assists and ranks second with five goals.

CREW AT REVOLUTION | 2:30 P.M. (CSNNE)

Revolution look to end struggles vs. Crew

Columbus has shut out New England in three straight meetings.

BRION O’CONNOR | ON THE MOVE

New to these shores: beach soccer

Near Boston, the beach version of futbol is still relatively new but gaining popularity.

Midfielder Lee Nguyen scored the Revolution’s final goal Saturday.

REVOLUTION 4, REAL SALT LAKE 0

Revolution end skid with rout of Real Salt Lake

Kei Kamara and Chris Tierney rejoined the lineup and helped spark a four-goal first-half outburst.

Real Salt Lake head coach Mike Petke in the first half of an MLS soccer match Saturday, April 15, 2017, in Commerce City, Colo. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

REAL SALT LAKE AT REVOLUTION | SATURDAY, 7:30 P.M. (CSN)

Revolution face a depleted Salt Lake team at Gillette

RSL has lost three straight games and will be missing several key players Saturday night.

Chicago Fire defender Jonathan Campbell (16) kicks the ball past Columbus Crew forward Ola Kamara (11) during the first half of an MLS soccer match, Saturday, April 8, 2017, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Jeff Haynes)

Crew 2, Revolution 0

Ola Kamara powers Crew over Revolution

Crew goalie Zack Steffen made five saves for the shutout, his third of the year.

Seattle Sounders' Osvaldo Alonso celebrates the tying goal against the New England Revolution during the second half of an MLS soccer match Saturday, April 29, 2017, in Seattle. (Dean Rutz/The Seattle Times via AP)

REVOLUTION AT CREW | SATURDAY, 7:30 (CSN)

Revolution regroup as they head for Columbus

Blowing a 3-0 lead in Seattle last week has them determined to finish the job going forward.

Revolution midfielder Daigo Kobayashi battled Sounders midfielder Osvaldo Alonso for the ball during the second half.

Revolution 3, Sounders 3

Revolution give away huge lead late in match

Seattle scored three times in the final 15 minutes to salvage a draw with New England.

Rendering of soccer stadium the Krafts were proposing for a site in Dorchester owned by the University of Massachusetts. (New England Revolution)

With UMass deal dead, is there any room in Boston for a soccer stadium?

The options seem to be running out.

Seattle Sounders forward Jordan Morris, right, scores past Los Angeles Galaxy goalkeeper Brian Rowe during the first half of a MLS soccer match Sunday, April 23, 2017, in Carson, Calif. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

REVOLUTION AT SOUNDERS | SATURDAY, 10 P.M. (CSN)

Revolution hit the road to face defending MLS champs

Saturday night’s opponent, Seattle, is also off to a bit of a slow start this season.

Rendering of a soccer stadium that the Krafts had proposed for a Dorchester property owned by the University of Massachusetts.

Kraft’s bid for an urban soccer stadium hits another dead end

UMass officials broke off talks with the Kraft Group on building a soccer stadium near UMass Boston.

New England Revolution's Lee Nguyen, left, takes the ball upfield as D.C. United's Kofi Opare tries to slow him down in the first half at Gillette Stadium in Foxboro, Mass., Saturday, April 22, 2017. Gretchen Ertl for The Boston Globe.

D.C. united 2, revolution 2

Revolution extend home unbeaten streak to eight in tie with D.C.

An own goal by United in the 49th minute helped New England grab a point.

Foxboro, MA-12/3/2014--Head coach Jay Heaps (cq) overseas warm-up drills. The New England Revolution practice at Gillette Stadium, on Wednesday, December 3, 2014. They are preparing for the MLS Cup Final at the LA Galaxy. Photo by Pat Greenhouse/Globe Staff Topic: Revolution Reporter: John Powers

UNITED AT REVOLUTION | SATURDAY, 7:30 (CSN)

Revolution conclude busy week by facing D.C. United

Their third game in eight days will be Saturday night against their old rivals.

Foxborough MA 4/8/17 New England Revolution goalie Cody Cropper making a goal kick against the Houston Dynamo during second half action of their MLS game at Gillette Stadium. (Photo by Matthew J. Lee/Globe staff) topic: reporter:

Revolution 0, Earthquakes 0

Revolution home win streak snapped in tie with Earthquakes

Their unbeaten streak at home was stretched to seven, however.

Foxborough MA 4/8/17 New England Revolution Juan Agudelo battles with Houston Dynamo Dylan Remick for control of the ball during second half action of their MLS game at Gillette Stadium. (Photo by Matthew J. Lee/Globe staff) topic: reporter:

EARTHQUAKES AT REVOLUTION | WEDNESDAY, 7:30 (CSN)

Busy week is a chance for Revolution to make up ground

In the next four days, they play twice at home, where they have won six straight games.

Affidavit says doctor prescribed Prince drugs under friend’s name

The court documents unsealed Monday revealed nothing about how the pop superstar got the fentanyl that actually killed him.

FIRE 3, REVOLUTION 0

Revolution bow to Fire

Chicago had a man advantage for much of the game and made it pay off.

Revolution thumbnails

A brief look at the Revolution’s next game.

Foxborough MA 4/8/17 New England Revolution Juyan Agudelo reacts after scoring a goal against the Houston Dynamo during second half action of their MLS game at Gillette Stadium. (Photo by Matthew J. Lee/Globe staff) topic: reporter:

REVOLUTION at FIRE | 5 p.m. (CSN)

Revolution prepared for improved Fire

New England is unbeaten in its last three games.

The heads of the Canadian, US, and Mexican football federations are jointly bidding for the 2026 World Cup.

United States wants World Cup bid process expedited

Canada and Mexico also would host games during the 2026 World Cup.

Borussia Dortmund’s team bus was damaged Tuesday in explosions as the side was en route to a Champions League match.

German soccer team’s bus hit by blasts

Three explosions went off near Borussia Dortmund’s team bus before Tuesday’s Champions League match.

Germany: Player hurt in blasts near Borussia Dortmund bus

Three explosions went off near the team bus of one of Germany’s top soccer clubs as it set off for a Champions League quarterfinal match on Tuesday evening, injuring a player, authorities said.

Borussia Dortmund player hurt in blasts near the team’s bus

Borussia Dortmund says defender Marc Bartra was injured when three explosions went off near the team bus and is being treated at a hospital.

FILE - In this June 24, 2016, file photo, CONCACAF President Victor Montagliani speaks during a news conference in New York. The United States, Mexico and Canada are going to announce a joint bid for the 2026 World Cup on Monday, a person familiar with the decision said. The confederation made the final decision to go ahead with the bid at its meeting Saturday, April 8, 2017, in Aruba, the person said, speaking on condition of anonymity because the bid will not formally be announced until Monday in Manhattan. In a news release, CONCACAF said the countries will be making a “historic announcement.” (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews, File)

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US part of World Cup joint bid

The United States, Mexico, and Canada plan to announce a joint bid for the 2026 soccer World Cup on Monday.

Mexico’s Hector Moreno (left) and the US’s Christian Pulisic chased a loose ball during a World Cup qualifier last year.

US, Mexico, Canada to make joint bid for 2026 World Cup

CONCACAF is moving ahead with the bid that was widely expected before President Trump was elected.

Kei Kamara (left) scored his second goal of the season in the 52nd minute.

REVOLUTION 2, DYNAMO 0

Revolution run unbeaten streak to three games

Kei Kamara and Juan Agudelo scored in the second half to lead New England past Houston, 2-0.

FILE - In this May 15, 2016, file photo, Houston Dynamo forward Erick Torres (9) plays the ball during the first half of an MLS soccer game against Real Salt Lake at BBVA Compass Stadium,in Houston. Torres looks as if he's back to his old self with Houston, energized by coach Wilmer Cabrera. Torres recorded the third hat trick by a Mexican-born player in MLS history last week against the New York Red Bulls. (Karen Warren/Houston Chronicle via AP, File)

DYNAMO AT REVOLUTION, 2 P.M. (CSN)

Revolution defense faces challenge from Dynamo

The Houston offense has been potent this season.

epa04833077 Megan Rapinoe of the USA (2-R, front)celebrates with teammates (L-R) Christie Rampone, Amy Rodriguez, and Meghan Klingenberg as she lifts up their trophy after defeating Japan to win the FIFA Women's World Cup championship 2015, at BC Place Stadium in Vancouver, Canada, 05 July 2015. EPA/BEN NELMS EDITORIAL USE ONLY, NOT USED IN ASSOCATION WITH ANY COMMERCIAL ENTITY - IMAGES MUST NOT BE USED IN ANY FORM OF ALERT OR PUSH SERVICE OF ANY KIND INCLUDING VIA MOBILE ALERT SERVICES, DOWNLOADS TO MOBILE DEVICES OR MMS MESSAGING

US women’s soccer team reaches contract agreement

The deal settles a dispute with the US Soccer Federation over disparity in pay between the men’s and women’s teams.