FOXBOROUGH – The New England Revolution (8-7-9; 33 pts.) defeated D.C. United (6-14-4; 22 pts.), 1-0, on Saturday night time at Gillette Stadium because the membership recorded its fourth consecutive shutout to tie a membership file. Djordje Petrović recorded three saves whereas midfielder Carles Gil, recent off his look in Wednesday’s MLS All-Star Recreation, scored his fifth objective of the season with assists from Brandon Bye and Tommy McNamara. Homegrown Participant Noel Buck, a 17-year-old from Arlington, Mass., additionally made his MLS debut within the match.
New England received on the board early as McNamara despatched a cross in behind the D.C. protection for Bye, who chased the ball to the endline and lower a cross again into the field for Carles Gil to satisfy with a left-footed end. The reigning MLS MVP raised his whole to 17 mixed targets and assists, which ranks among the many prime 10 in MLS. Gil completed the night time with a game-high 9 pictures, additionally a private single-game excessive. With Bye’s sixth help, the best again ties a Revolution membership file for assists by a defender in a single season. Bye made his a hundred and twenty fifth common season look and eclipsed 10,000 profession minutes performed within the match.
Buck entered the competition within the 63rd minute, changing fellow Homegrown midfielder Damian Rivera. The Boston-area native logged 27 minutes in his first MLS look, recording one shot and one probability created. Defender Christian Makoun, acquired from Charlotte FC earlier this month, additionally made his Revolution debut within the match, getting into the sport within the 78th minute for ahead Justin Rennicks.
Tonight’s sport additionally marked Sporting Director and Head Coach Bruce Enviornment’s a centesimal common season match with the Revolution since taking the helm in 2019. Enviornment’s common season file in New England improves to 46-22-32. His .620 profitable share with the Revolution is the most effective in membership historical past and even higher than his profession mark of .603, which is the very best profitable share in MLS historical past (min. 100 video games).
The Revolution journey north the border subsequent week for a pair of Japanese Convention clashes, starting Wednesday night time, August 17 at Toronto FC. The match at BMO Area kicks off at 7:30 p.m. ET on WSBK-TV38, myRITV, CoziTV, 98.5 The Sports activities Hub, and WBIX 1260 AM Nossa Radio.