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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

Revolution fire coach Jay Heaps after ugly road losses

The Revolution, battling for a playoff spot, suffered a 7-0 loss last week in Atlanta.

Sporting Kansas City's Latif Blessing celebrates after scoring a goal against Orlando City during the first half of an MLS soccer match, Saturday, May 13, 2017, in Orlando, Fla. (AP Photo/John Raoux)

REVOLUTION AT KANSAS CITY | SATURDAY, 8:30 P.M. (CSN)

Revolution must regroup in a hurry after blowout

Coming off Wednesday’s 7-0 loss, they head to Kansas City to face a team that is unbeaten at home.

CAMPUS ANGLE

Kaba scoring on and off the pitch

Adam Kaba’s first collegiate soccer goal for Northeastern propelled the team to its first win of the year.

NOTEWORTHY

GlobeSouth: Noteworthy performances

West Bridgewater’s Kelly Couite scored three goals in East Nazarene’s 5-1 soccer win over Mass Maritime Sept. 6.

New England Revolution midfielder Xavier Kouassi (12) received a red card during an MLS soccer match against Atlanta United on Wednesday, Sept. 13, 2017, in Atlanta. (Miguel Martinez/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP)

Replay played a pivotal role in lopsided Revolution loss

Two players were red-carded after video reviews, and it was all downhill after that in a 7-0 spanking.

Atlanta United's Miguel Almiron jumps onto Josef Martinez after Martinez scored on a penalty kick against the New England Revolution during an MLS soccer match Wednesday, Sept. 13, 2017, in Atlanta. (Miguel Martinez/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP)

ATLANTA UNITED 7, REVOLUTION 0

Josef Martinez’s first-half hat trick sinks Revolution

The undermanned Revolution remained winless on the road in 2017.

Atlanta United's Miguel Almiron (10) moves the ball past Orlando City's Luis Gil during the second half of an MLS soccer match, Friday, July 21, 2017, in Orlando, Fla. Atlanta United won 1-0. (AP Photo/John Raoux)

REVOLUTION AT ATLANTA | WEDNESDAY, 7 P.M. (CSN)

Once more, Revolution head on the road looking for a win

They have their first meeting with the expansion Atlanta team, a game with playoff implications.

New England Revolution defender Angoua Brou Benjamin (4) and Montreal Impact Anthony Jackson -Hamel (24) fight for position on a free ball during the first half of their MLS soccer game, Saturday, Sept. 9, 2017, in Foxborough, Mass. (AP Photo/Stephan Savoia)

Revolution 1, Impact 0

Revolution get past Impact

Lee Nguyen’s goal gave New England its fifth straight win at home.

New England Revolution's Claude Dielna, foreground right, hugs Kei Kamara after Kamara's third goal of the match during the second half of an MLS soccer game against Orlando City SC in Foxborough, Mass., Saturday, Sept. 2, 2017. The Revolution won 4-0. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

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

Revolution hope to make it four straight shutouts at home

Montreal is in town Saturday, trying to penetrate a New England defense that has been staunch in Foxborough.

NOTEWORTHY

GlobeNorth: Noteworthy performances

Soccer forward Hayley Dowd of Peabody has signed with the Boston Breakers of the National Women’s Soccer League.

USA's Bobby Wood (C) scores against Honduras during their 2018 World Cup football qualifier match in San Pedro Sula, Honduras, on September 5, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / Orlando SIERRAORLANDO SIERRA/AFP/Getty Images

UNITED STATES 1, HONDURAS 1

Late goal give US a tie with Honduras in World Cup soccer qualifier

Bobby Wood, a 73rd-minute substitute, scored for the Americans in the 85th minute.

New England Revolution's Kei Kamara (23) scores on Orlando City SC's Joseph Bendik during the first half of an MLS soccer game in Foxborough, Mass., Saturday, Sept. 2, 2017. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

REVOLUTION 4, ORLANDO CITY SC 0

Revolution roll over Orlando City SC

Kei Kamara scored three goals to lead the way for New England.

HARRISON, NJ - SEPTEMBER 01: Marco Urena #21 of Costa Rica celebrates with teammates after scoring his team's second goal against the United States during the FIFA 2018 World Cup Qualifier at Red Bull Arena on September 1, 2017 in Harrison, New Jersey. (Photo by Mike Lawrie/Getty Images)

COSTA RICA 2, US 0

Team USA’s World Cup hopes in serious trouble

Lackluster outing in shutout loss will hurt bid to qualify for eighth straight World Cup.

FILE - In this Feb. 7, 2017, file photo, U.S. figure skating star Gracie Gold answers questions during an interview in New York. Gracie Gold is stepping away from the sport to seek professional help with the Olympics a little more than five months away. The 2014 Olympic bronze medalist and two-time national champion did not specify in a statement to U.S. Figure Skating what sort of help she needs. She said Friday, Sept. 1, 2017, her

SPORTS LOG

Gracie Gold to take leave of absence to seek ‘professional help’

The figure skating star from Newton did not elaborate on the professional help she will seek.

Orlando City's Kaka takes a free kick against Atlanta United during the first half of an MLS soccer match, Friday, July 21, 2017, in Orlando, Fla. (AP Photo/John Raoux)

ORLANDO CITY AT REVOLUTION | SATURDAY, 7 P.M. (CSN)

Revolution back home to take on Orlando City

The game is a makeup of the Revolution’s home opener that was postponed in March.

CAMPUS ANGLE

Norfolk’s Allen continues a Brandeis soccer tradition

Junior striker Andrew Allen and his father, Greg, have starred for the Brandeis University men’s soccer team.

Toronto FC forward Sebastian Giovinco (10) and New England Revolution defender Antonio Delamea Mlinar, left, vie for control of the ball during the first half of an MLS soccer match in Toronto on Friday, June 23, 2017. (Nathan Denette/The Canadian Press via AP)

Revolution will be missing Delamea and Watson Saturday

The two players will be with their national teams and will miss the game against Orlando City.

New England Revolution's Cody Cropper, center, stops a shot between teammate Angoua Brou Benjamin (4) and Vancouver Whitecaps' Andrew Jacobson (8) during the second half of an MLS soccer game, Saturday, Aug. 12, 2017, in Foxborough, Mass. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

D.C. United 1, Revolution 0

Luciano Acosta leads D.C. United over Revolution

Acosta scored in the 71st minute to keep New England winless on the road this season.

Vancouver Whitecaps' Tony Tchani, right, defends against New England Revolution's Kelyn Rowe during the second half of an MLS soccer game, Saturday, Aug. 12, 2017, in Foxborough, Mass. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

REVOLUTION AT UNITED | SATURDAY, 7 P.M. (CSN)

Revolution head to D.C. still looking for first road win

New England will be without Kelyn Rowe, who is out 6-8 weeks with a knee sprain.

New England Revolution's Teal Bunbury celebrates his goal with teammate Kelyn Rowe (11) during the second half of an MLS soccer game against the Vancouver Whitecaps, Saturday, Aug. 12, 2017, in Foxborough, Mass. The Revolution won 1-0. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

NYCFC 2, Revolution 1

Revolution remain lost on road

The Revolution (8-11-5, 29 points) fell to 0-9-3 away from Gillette Stadium.

New England Revolution's Cody Cropper, center, stops a shot between teammate Angoua Brou Benjamin (4) and Vancouver Whitecaps' Andrew Jacobson (8) during the second half of an MLS soccer game, Saturday, Aug. 12, 2017, in Foxborough, Mass. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

REVOLUTION AT NYCFC | SUNDAY, 6 P.M. (CSN)

Revolution ready to put road woes behind them

New England takes a 13-match road winless streak into Sunday’s game at New York City FC.

FOXBORO, MA - MARCH 12: New England Revolution fans raise a banner in support for their team before the game against the D.C. United at Gillette Stadium on March 12, 2016 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Gillette Stadium a potential host for 2026 World Cup games

Gillette Stadium is one of 49 potential stadiums across three countries under consideration.

Real Madrid's Portuguese forward Cristiano Ronaldo takes off his jersey to celebrate his goal during the first leg of the Spanish Supercup football match between FC Barcelona and Real Madrid CF at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona on August 13, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / STRINGERSTRINGER/AFP/Getty Images

Sports Log

Cristiano Ronaldo dressed down with five-game suspension

Ronaldo was suspended for one game for a red card and four games for pushing the referee.

Is NFL star Aaron Rodgers (above) dating Acton’s Marie Margolius?

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Is an Acton-bred soccer star dating Aaron Rodgers?

The Green Bay Packers QB has apparently moved on from actress Olivia Munn.

New England Revolution's Teal Bunbury celebrates his goal with teammate Kelyn Rowe (11) during the second half of an MLS soccer game against the Vancouver Whitecaps, Saturday, Aug. 12, 2017, in Foxborough, Mass. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

Revolution 1, Whitecaps 0

Teal Bunbury, Revolution mop up Whitecaps

The Revolution have been strong at Gillette Stadium, going 8-2-2 this season at home.

WHITECAPS AT REVOLUTION | SATURDAY, 8 P.M. (CSN)

Revolution brace for Vancouver in Foxborough

The Whitecaps have had success on the road lately.

Sporting Kansas City forward Krisztian Nemeth (9) splits the defense of New England Revolution midfielder Scott Caldwell (6) and midfielder Andy Dorman (12) during the first half of an MLS soccer game Wednesday, May 20, 2015, in Kansas City, Kan. (David Eulitt/The Kansas City Star via AP)

Revolution acquire forward Krisztian Nemeth

The former Sporting Kansas City forward fills a need up front as a creative winger.

Ball and goalie are airborne at the Boston Beach Soccer Tournament Series at Nantasket Beach.

STAN GROSSFELD

‘We’re going to win it for Em.’

Beach soccer players on Nantasket Beach competed in a charity event in honor of 15-year-old Emma Ryan, who died last year.

MLS | Fire 4, Revolution 1

Revolution stumble again on the road

New England, the only MLS team without a road win, extended its road woes to 11 games in setback to Fire on Saturday night.

Foxborough MA 07/22/17 New England Revolution Kei Kamara controls the ball against the Los Angeles Galaxy during first half MLS action at Gillette Stadium. (Matthew J. Lee/Globe staff) topic: reporter:

Revolution at Chicago, Saturday, 8:30 p.m. (CSN)

Revolution face a tough road test against Fire

The Revolution haven’t won on the road and Chicago hasn’t lost at home this season.

FILe - In this Aug. 1, 1996, file photo, Carla Overbeck, left, and Briana Scurry of the U.S. Olympic women's soccer team, react during the gold medal ceremony at Sanford Stadium in Athens, Ga. Scurry was elected to the National Soccer Hall of Fame, Thursday, Aug. 3, 2017. (AP Photo/Luca Bruno, File)

Sports Log

Brianna Scurry leads Hall of Fame class

Scurry played in three Women’s World Cups and two Olympics, winning two Olympic gold medals

(FILES) This file photo taken on July 22, 2017 at the Red Bull Arena in Harrison shows Barcelona's Brazilian forward Neymar smiling during a training session. Neymar is expected to arrive in Paris on August 3, 2017 to finalise his world record 222 million euro ($260 million) move from Barcelona to Paris Saint-Germain, which will earn him around 30 million euros ($35.5 million) a year. / AFP PHOTO / Jewel SAMADJEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images

PSG ponies up record $262m for Neymar

By paying the release clause in his contract, PSG shattered the world transfer record

FILE - In this June 3, 1981 file photo, Philadelphia Phillies' Pete Rose dives headfirst for third base during a baseball game against the New York Mets in Philadelphia. Even Rose, the man who made the headfirst slide fashionable, says there's a time and place to be prudent. As in, no need to get your nose bashed in at home plate. (AP Photo/Rusty Kennedy, File)

SPORTS LOG

Woman says Pete Rose had sex with her while she was a minor

Her sworn testimony was submitted Monday as part of a federal lawsuit Rose filed last year in Philadelphia.

Roma Federico Fazio vies for the ball against Juventus F.C Stefano Sturaro during their 2017 International Champions Cup match at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Massachusetts July 30, 2017 . / AFP PHOTO / TIMOTHY A. CLARYTIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images

International Champions Cup

Juventus tops AS Roma on penalty kicks at Gillette Stadium

Teams played to a 1-1 draw before 33,039 at Gillette Stadium.

8.3.3220137556_Sports_Union-Revo New England Revolution midfielder Lee Nguyen (24) climbs on the back of forward Kei Kamara (23) after he scored the first goal of the game off a feed from midfielder Kelyn Rowe (11) and they are joined by midfielder Scott Caldwell (6) during the Major League Soccer game against the Philadelphia Union at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Mass., Saturday, July 29, 2017. (Robert E. Klein for the Boston Globe)

Revolution 3, Union 0

Revolution shut out Union

Kei Kamara scored a pair of goals for New England.

Boston, MA: July 27, 2017: Jim Pallotta, the owner of Roma soccer team is pictured at a team practice held at the Ohiri Field across the street from Harvard Stadium. (Jim Davis/Globe Staff).

Soccer

Jim Pallotta has big plans for AS Roma

Pallotta, a part owner of the Celtics and a late convert to soccer, is chasing growth for his Serie A club.

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 VS. UNION: SATURDAY, 7:30 p.m.

Revolution ready to make playoff push

New England can beat one of the teams ahead of it when it takes on the Union on Saturday.

US Club Soccer

For these 13-year-olds, soccer resilience at any early age

The New England FC under-13 team took the national championship in dramatic fashion July 17.

NOTEWORTHY

GlobeSouth: Noteworthy performances

Braintree’s Kyle Roche hurled a gem as Braintree Legion Post 86 captured the District 6 title.

SEATTLE, WA - JULY 27: Alex Morgan #13 of the United States reacts after missing a shot on goal against Australia during the 2017 Tournament of Nations at CenturyLink Field on July 27, 2017 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Australia 1, US 0

US women’s soccer team falls to Australia

Tameka Butt scored in the 67th minute and Australia beat the Americans for the first time in their 28-game series.

USA team captain Michael Bradley holds up the trophy as he celebrates with teammates after USA defeated Jamaica 2-1 in the 2017 CONCACAF Final, July 26, 2017 at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, California. / AFP PHOTO / Robyn BeckROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images

CONCACAF Gold Cup Final | US 2, Jamaica 1

Bruce Arena sparked resurgence of US soccer team

Americans extended unbeaten streak to 9-0-5 under Arena, who became first coach to win three Gold Cup titles.

United States' Jordan Morris (8) celebrates with teammates after scoring a goal against Jamaica during the second half of the Gold Cup final soccer match in Santa Clara, Calif., Wednesday, July 26, 2017. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

CONCACAF Gold Cup Final | US 2, Jamaica 1

US captures Gold Cup with victory over Jamaica

Jordan Morris scored the decisive goal in the 88th minute to lift the US to its sixth Gold Cup title.

epa06109785 Alisson Becker of AS Roma makes a save against the Tottenham Hotspur's during their match of the International Champions Cup at Red Bull Arena in Harrison, New Jersey, USA, 25 July 2017. EPA/ANDREW GOMBERT

Before taking on rival Juventus, A.S. Roma taking in Boston

Gillete Stadium will host the International Champions Cup game Sunday between the iconic Italian soccer clubs.

epa06106316 Kemar Lawrence (L) of Jamaica, and teammates Je-Vaughn Watson (C) and Darren Mattocks (R) react after the conclusion of the CONCACAF Gold Cup semifinal match between Mexico and Jamaica at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, California, USA, 23 July 2017. EPA/PAUL BUCK

CONCACAF Gold Cup

After stunning upset of Mexico, Jamaica gets ready for US

The Reggae Boyz will try to beat the Americans for their first title in Wednesday’s final.

US striker Clint Dempsey celebrated his historic goal.

Soccer roundup

Clint Dempsey, US advance to CONCACAF Gold Cup final

Dempsey matched Landon Donovan’s US mark for international goals, scoring his 57th Saturday.

Foxborough MA 07/22/17 New England Revolution Digeo Fagundez controls the ball in front of Los Angeles Galaxy Romain Allessandrini during first half MLS action at Gillette Stadium. (Matthew J. Lee/Globe staff) topic: reporter:

Revolution 4, Galaxy 3

Teal Bunbury, Revolution turn back Galaxy

The difference-maker was the Revolution midfielder, who netted two goals