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Revolution Postmatch Reactions

Match reaction pieces that focus on opinions on proceedings while attempting to identify positives and negatives about the performance.

Wilfrid Kaptoum stepped up in Matt Polster’s absence

"So, we got a good, I think 65 minutes of him. I don’t know exactly, but he did a good job – good, solid job in place of [Matt] Polster."

Revs coach compliments Bou’s return and Borrero’s debut

Arena was happy with Bou and Borrero.

Adam Buksa has “definitely improved a lot” since joining MLS

Buksa has his sights set on playing for Poland at the World Cup.

Revs talk about the need to improve defensively

Arena: "The positive part is I think over the last half-dozen games or so, we’ve scored a bunch of goals. So certainly, if we can be a little bit better defensively, we’ll win more games."

Bruce Arena explains second-half subs

The head coach explained the moves he made in the 2-2 draw.

Bruce Arena says Djordje Petrovic “is going to be very good”

Matt Turner on Djordje Petrovic: "He’s way more talented than I was at his age, you know? He’s taller than me. He’s athletic."

Matt Turner makes emotional return

"That moment, the moment when the announcer announces my name and the crowd gives me a huge cheer and a boost, I choked up to be honest."

First-choice backline, tactical switch help Revs collect second shutout of 2022

The Revs were happy to get back Matt Turner and Henry Kessler.

Damian Rivera: “I got my chance and I proved it on the field”

Damian Rivera made the most of his first MLS start

Carles Gil’s passionate plea “wasn’t an issue” for Bruce Arena

Bruce Arena: "I kind of liked the fact that he’s so competitive and he wants our team to be successful"

Revs desperately searching for consistency in 2022

"We just need to be consistent. I feel like that’s the one thing we haven’t been this season."

Revolution discuss source of frustration after losing 3-2 to D.C. United

Polster: "We need to get back to what we were doing last year, where our not-so-good game was at least getting us a point."

Bruce Arena: “It’s been absolutely a crazy start to the season”

After breaking their four-game MLS losing streak, New England isn’t too concerned with its poor start to the season.

Bruce Arena navigating uncharted waters

The New England Revolution head coach is in the midst of his first ever four game losing streak

Justin Rennicks scores first goal of MLS career

"I knew it was going to come at some point, it was just a matter of when. So, I was glad to go out there and get it today."

Revolution aren’t using absences as an excuse amid four-game losing streak

Bruce Arena: "We’ve had to play games in the past missing players and we’ll continue to play games in the future with injuries and suspensions and those kinds of things. So, you can’t live on that as an excuse."

Bruce Arena details difficulties of CCL for MLS clubs

"I think, my own personal analysis is MLS teams are not capable of playing in Concacaf competition the beginning of the year."

Revs “frustrated” by Red Bulls’ frequent fouling

Arena: "They came in here to disrupt us and foul us as much as they could and, you know, take any kind of rhythm out of the game. And I think they accomplished that."

Bruce Arena calls USMNT’s decision to play in frigid conditions “stupid”

"Well, personally I told them in advance, I thought it was stupid to be playing teams of that quality, thinking that they have to be in those kinds of conditions."

Justin Rennicks impresses in first start since 2019

"I mean, it’s been so long since I last started, I think since my rookie year, and being out there able to compete and just work as hard as I can feels really good."

Revs miss Farrell, Kessler, and Turner but they aren’t using that as an excuse

Ema Boateng: "They’re a big part of what we achieved last year, so we’re missing them on the field for sure. But we have great guys that can step in."

Bruce Arena sticks to tactical guns despite blowing 3-0 lead to Pumas UNAM

Parking the bus sent Arena and the Revolution back to the United States and out of the Concacaf Champions League

Ryan Spaulding’s dreams came true on Saturday

Spaulding made his MLS debut on Saturday

Bruce Arena expresses dismay with VAR, officiating after Revs blow 2-0 lead

"We have the most inefficient use of VAR, probably, in the world."

Bruce Arena, Carles Gil differ when it comes to Saturday’s conditions

"Stop the f**ing game."

Scoring outburst crucial as Revs hope to progress in CCL

New England will head to Mexico up 3-0

Revs had (s)no(w) problems against Pumas

New England was victorious in the winter wonderland

Carles Gil: “I think for sure it was our best game of the season”

It might be early, but Carles Gil liked what saw from his team on Wednesday.

Earl Edwards Jr. records first career shutout in win over FC Dallas

The goalkeeper has had a great start to 2022

Jozy Altidore finding himself in New England

"I have to find my spot and work like crazy."

Earl Edwards Jr. made statement in Revs 2022 season opener

Edwards Jr. made his first MLS start since 2018

Are Bruce Arena’s coaching days over?

Could Bruce’s time on the Revs sideline becoming to an end