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Je-Vaughn Watson scored in the 85th minute for the Revolution on Saturday.

Revolution 1, Fire 0

Je-Vaughn Watson lifts Revolution over Fire

The utilityman scored his second goal of the week in the 85th minute.

May 14, 2016; Foxborough, MA, USA; New England Revolution forward Kei Kamara (13) holds off Chicago Fire defender Khaly Thiam (19) during the first half at Gillette Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Winslow Townson-USA TODAY Sports


Revolution look to keep Fire in the pits

Last-place Chicago takes an MLS-record 34-game road winless streak into Gillette on Saturday.

May 14, 2016; Foxborough, MA, USA; New England Revolution forward Kei Kamara (13) chases down a loose ball against the Chicago Fire during the first half at Gillette Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Winslow Townson-USA TODAY Sports


Kei Kamara feeling at home with Revolution

The star forward hasn’t stopped moving, from his childhood in war-torn Sierra Leone to his professional career.

SEATTLE, WA - MARCH 08: Head coach Jay Heaps of the New England Revolution walks off the pitch after the match against the Seattle Sounders FC at CenturyLink Field on March 8, 2015 in Seattle, Washington. The Sounders defeated the Revolution 3-0. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)


Revolution aim to get back in playoff mix

A home win over Columbus on Saturday night would put an end to New England’s three-match skid in MLS play.

France's Antoine Griezmann, center, scores his side’s second goal during the Euro 2016 semifinal soccer match between Germany and France, at the Velodrome stadium in Marseille, France, Thursday, July 7, 2016. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner)


France books spot in Euro 2016 final

Antoine Griezmann scored twice in a 2-0 win over Germany, sending the host nation into a matchup with Portugal.

FILE - In this Aug. 29, 2015, file photo, New York City Football Club midfielder Frank Lampard, left, of England, takes a shot on goal against the Columbus Crew during the first half of an MLS soccer match at Yankee Stadium in New York. Major League Soccer had a tremendous influx of superstar European players in 2015. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)

NYCFC 1, Revolution 0

Frank Lampard’s goal beats Revolution

A deflected cross in the 58th minute got past Bobby Shuttleworth and handed New England its third straight loss.

Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo, right, heads the ball to score the opening goal next to Wales' James Chester during the Euro 2016 semifinal soccer match between Portugal and Wales, at the Grand Stade in Decines-Charpieu, near Lyon, France, Wednesday, July 6, 2016. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)

Cristiano Ronaldo leads Portugal to Euro 2016 final

The Real Madrid star scored on a header and set up another goal in a 2-0 win over Wales.

(FILES) This file photo taken on June 02, 2016 shows Barcelona's football star Lionel Messi arriving at the courthouse on June 2, 2016 in Barcelona, where Messi and his father are to face judges in a tax fraud case. A court in Spain on July 7, 2016 sentenced Barcelona striker Lionel Messi and his father to 21 months in jail for tax fraud and slapped them with a fine of 3.7 million euros ($4.1 million). But these prison sentences are likely to be suspended as is common in Spain for first offences for non-violent crimes carrying a sentence of less than two years. / AFP PHOTO / JOSEP LAGOJOSEP LAGO/AFP/Getty Images

Lionel Messi sentenced to prison, but won’t have to go

The soccer star and his father received suspended sentences of 21 months in prison for tax fraud.

New England Revolution's Femi Hollinger-Janzen (88) celebrates his goal with teammates during the second half of an MLS soccer game against the Seattle Sounders Saturday, May 28, 2016, in Foxborough, Mass. The Revolution won 2-1. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

Femi Hollinger-Janzen makes himself at home with Revolution

The 22-year-old midfielder moved to Indiana from Africa when he was 6.

Revolution forward Kei Kamara (13) kicked the ball past Impact goalkeeper Evan Bush during the first half.

Soccer roundup: Montreal rallies to beat Revolution

The Impact came roaring back from a two-goal deficit to beat New England, 3-2.

Michael Phelps swims in the men's 200-meter individual medley final at the U.S. Olympic swimming trials, Friday, July 1, 2016, in Omaha, Neb. Phelps won the race. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

Sports Log

Michael Phelps beats Ryan Lochte in 200 IM duel

Their showdown went down to the wire at the US Olympic Swimming trials.

Oct 17, 2015; Foxborough, MA, USA; Montreal Impact forward Didier Drogba (right) passes the ball as New England Revolution midfielder Jermaine Jones (left) defends during the first half at Gillette Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Mark L. Baer-USA TODAY Sports


Revolution face struggling Impact in Montreal

Montreal has just one win in 11 games, while New England has been playing well on the road.

epaselect epaselect epa05400363 Ricardo Quaresma (2-R) of Portugal celebrates with his teammates after scoring the winning penalty during the penalty shootout of the UEFA EURO 2016 quarter final match between Poland and Portugal at Stade Velodrome in Marseille, France, 30 June 2016. Portugal won 5-3 on penalties. (RESTRICTIONS APPLY: For editorial news reporting purposes only. Not used for commercial or marketing purposes without prior written approval of UEFA. Images must appear as still images and must not emulate match action video footage. Photographs published in online publications (whether via the Internet or otherwise) shall have an interval of at least 20 seconds between the posting.) EPA/PETER POWELL EDITORIAL USE ONLY


Portugal reachs Euro 2016 semifinals

Portugal beat Poland in a penalty shootout to advance.

Seattle Sounders' defender Leo Gonzalez, right, challenges New England Revolution forward Teal Bunbury (10) in the first half of an MLS soccer match, Sunday, March 8, 2015, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

Revolution 3, Cosmos 2

Revolution advance to US Open Cup quarterfinals

Teal Bunbury’s second goal, in the 83d minute, beat the Cosmos, 3-2.

Lionel Messi said after Argentina lost in the Copa America Centenario final that he would no longer play for the national team.


Argentina fans still shocked over Lionel Messi’s decision to quit

Some fans, players, and even Argentina’s president want Messi to reconsider his plan to quit the national team.

Iceland defeated England, 2-1, on Monday.

Euro 2016

Iceland’s win over England is a massive upset

Iceland, with a population of 330,000, is playing in its first major soccer tournament.

Argentina's Lionel Messi (right) tripped ahead of Chile's Francisco Silva during extra time.


Chile beats Argentina on penalty kicks to win Copa America

Afterward, renowed star Lionel Messi said that he would no longer play for Argentina’s national team.

US men’s soccer coach Jurgen Klinsmann said he believed the team’s fourth-place finish in the Copa America Centenario was a step in the right direction.

Copa America Centenario

US Soccer Federation will evaluate Jurgen Klinsmann, team

The Americans finished in fourth place in the tournament, losing to Colombia, 1-0, in Saturday’s consolation game.

Portugal's Ricardo Quaresma celebrated after scoring the goal that eliminated Croatia from Euro 2016.


Portugal, Wales, Poland advance to European soccer quarterfinals

All three matches were decided by one-goal margins.

D.C. Untied 2, Revolution 0

Revolution get shut out in D.C.

It’s the fourth consecutive loss at RFK Stadium for New England.

Carlos Bacca of Colmbia celebrated his first-half goal.

Copa America Centenario

US falls to Colombia in third-place game

The 31st-ranked Americans were beaten by No. 3 Colombia for the second time in the tournament.

Europe is in crisis. So is its favorite sport.

On Friday morning, Europe awoke to startling news. The United Kingdom had voted to leave the European Union.

Apr 23, 2016; Washington, DC, USA; D.C. United forward Fabian Espindola (10) dribbles as New England Revolution midfielder Scott Caldwell (6) defends during the first half at Robert F. Kennedy Memorial. D.C. United defeated New England Revolution 3-0. Mandatory Credit: Tommy Gilligan-USA TODAY Sports


Revolution head to D.C. looking for third straight win

The Revolution are 0-1-1 against the United this season but have some momentum going.

The New England Revolution’s Foxboro Stadium home (far left), built for football, can seem empty even with a good soccer crowd on hand. Stadiums built for soccer, like Avaya Stadium in San Jose, Calif., (above) and Providence Park in Portland, Ore., (left) produce a noisier, more exciting crowd atmosphere.

MLS trying to build the game

As Major League Soccer expands, New England lags behind the league’s push for soccer-specific stadiums.

Ezequiel Lavezzi (22) got Argentina soaring with a goal against the US.

Argentina 4, US 0

US pounded by Argentina in Copa America semifinals

Argentina scored early and never looked back.

Kyle Beckerman is likely to assume a starting role for Tuesday’s Copa America semifinal after Jermaine Jones received a red card in the Americans’ previous match.


Americans not daunted by challenge of facing Argentina

While the international power has Lionel Messi, the US “have a few good players, as well,” said captain Michael Bradley.

Defending midfielder Lionel Messi has been a big problem for Argentina’s opponents during Copa America Centenario.

Soccer roundup: US ‘not scared’ of Argentina, coach says

The Americans take on the world’s top-ranked squad in a Copa America Centenario semifinal Tuesday in Houston.

Hungary supporters burned a flare after Saturday’s Euro 2016 match against Iceland in Marseille, France.

Fireworks, flares plaguing Euro 2016

It’s a sight almost never seen by television viewers watching the English Premier League or Spain’s La Liga all season.

Argentina midfielder Lionel Messi (10), who had a goal and two assists, maneuvered past a host of Venezuela defenders.

Copa America | Argentina 4, Venezuela 1

At Gillette, Lionel Messi starts, leads Argentina to victory

Messi scored a goal and added two assists to help Argentina, which will play the US in the semifinals Tuesday in Houston.

The Revolution's Andrew Farrell got his head on the ball in front of the Whitecaps' Matias Laba during the first half.


Revolution earn road win over Whitecaps

Kelyn Rowe took advantage of a defensive lapse to break a tie in the 55th minute.

Colombia's James Rodriguez, right, celebrates with goalkeeper Cristian Bonilla (23) after Colombia beat Peru in a penalty shootout of a Copa America quarterfinal soccer match, Friday, June 17, 2016, in East Rutherford, N.J. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)


Colombia advances to Copa semis on penalty kicks

Advances to play winner of Saturday’s Mexico-Chile matchup after a 4-2 shootout victory

Foxborough MA 6/17/16 Argentina soccer star Lionel Messi during practice for their Copa America quarterfinal match tomorrow at Gillette Stadium on Friday June 17, 2016. (Photo by Matthew J. Lee/Globe staff) topic: reporter:


Lionel Messi healthy for a start at Gillette

Argentine coach Gerardo Martino confident the world’s top player a go against Venezuela.

Mexico's Hector Herrera (L) and Jamaica's Je-Vaughn Watson during the Copa America Centenario football match in Pasadena, California, United States, on June 9, 2016. / AFP PHOTO / Mark RalstonMARK RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images


Revolution head to Vancouver to face Whitecaps

New England resumes MLS play following a victory in the US Open Cup this week.

United States' players celebrate after Gyasi Zardes scored against Ecuador during a Copa America Centenario quarterfinal soccer match, Thursday, June 16, 2016 at CenturyLink Field in Seattle. The U.S. won the match 2-1. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)


US edges Ecuador, advances to Copa America semifinals

In a chippy game with 10 players a side in the second half, Clint Dempsey led the Americans to victory.

epa05329343 USA defender John Brooks (R) and Ecuador forward Enner Valencia (L) fight for the ball during the first half of their friendly soccer match at the Toyota Stadium in Frisco, Texas, USA, 25 May 2016. EPA/BRANDON WADE

US set to face Ecuador in Copa quarterfinal

A win would allow the US to reach the semifinals of the Copa America for the second time in its four appearances.

LILLE, FRANCE - JUNE 15: People cover their faces as they run after tear gas is fired as French riot police encounter hundreds of drunken English football fans on June 15, 2016 in Lille, France. Police used tear gas and pepper spray on the fans in a bid to keep public order in the city centre this evening. (Photo by Carl Court/Getty Images)

Police use tear gas to disperse English soccer fans

The European Championships turned violent again and police had to protect French soccer fans.

SEATTLE, WA - JUNE 14: Ezequiel Lavezzi #22 (R) of Argentina celebrates with teammates after scoring a goal against Bolivia during the 2016 Copa America Centenario Group D match at CenturyLink Field on June 14, 2016 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Copa America

World’s best soccer team to play at Gillette Stadium

Saturday’s Copa America quarterfinal matches top-ranked Argentina against Venezuela.

France may deport fans as Russia is penalized over soccer hooligans

MOSCOW — French authorities said Tuesday they could begin deporting foreign soccer fans after European soccer officials penalized Russia for a wave of clashes that marred the opening matches of the Euro 2016 tournament.

Dunga failed to get Brazil past the group stage at the Copa America Centenario.

Soccer roundup: Brazil fires coach Dunga

Dunga was let go after the team’s elimination from the Copa America Centenario.

The Revolution haven’t played since a victory over Seattle May 28.

Revolution return to action in US Open Cup

New England takes on the Carolina RailHawks Wednesday in Cary, N.C.

Ecuador's Enner Valencia (top) climbed atop teammate Luis Antonio Valencia, who scored on Haiti goalkeeper Johnny Placide (left).

Soccer roundup: Ecuador rolls into Copa America quarterfinal

Enner Valencia scored and had two assists to help Ecuador beat Haiti, 4-0, in East Rutherford, N.J.

Peru's Raul Ruidiaz (left) took a pass from Andy Polo (8) before beating a lunging Alisson (center) for the decisive — and deciding — goal.

Copa America Centenario

Peru punches out Brazil with controversial goal

Peru secured the top spot in Group B, leaving Ecuador to play the United States in Thursday evening’s quarterfinal.

An injured man was arrested following fights between England, Russian, and French groups in Marseille, France.


Fan violence mars European Championship

Russian fans stormed a section of England supporters inside the stadium moments after a 1-1 draw.

Clint Dempsey’s first-half goal was all the US would need.

Copa America | US 1, Paraguay 0

Clint Dempsey tallies for US in Copa America win over Paraguay

The US advanced to the quarterfinals and survived DeAndre Yedlin’s second-half ejection.

Foxborough, MA - 6/10/2016 - (2nd Half) Bolivia midfielder Jhasmani Campos (10), not pictured scored a game tying goal past a diving Chile goalkeeper Claudio Bravo (1) during the second half. Chile vs. Bolivia in a COPA America game at Gillette Stadium. - (Barry Chin/Globe Staff), Section: Sports, Reporter: Globe Staff, Topic: 11Copa America, LOID: 8.2.3253524217.

Chile downs Bolivia on Arturo Vidal’s two goals

Vidal saved Chile from an unexpected draw with Bolivia at Gillette Stadium.

Chile goalkeeper Claudio Bravo makes a save during a Copa America Centenario soccer practice in Foxborough, Mass., Thursday, June 9, 2016. Chile faces Bolivia on Friday in a Group D match. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)


Chile, Bolivia to clash in Copa America at Gillette

Chile, which has lost three straight, looks to rebound against Bolivia in Friday’s Copa America match at Foxborough.