Just as Revolution fans were beginning to enjoy the team’s return to the field, the games came to an abrupt end.
A 1-0 defeat to the Philadelphia Union in the MLS is Back Tournament Round of 16 sent New England packing from the league’s Disney World bubble. Through three games of the group stage and one in the knockout round, Bruce Arena’s team departed Florida with more questions than answers.
With that in mind, here’s a quick snapshot of where the Revolution currently stand, and where the team might be headed.
The final takeaways from the MLS is Back Tournament
At the outset of the Revolution’s experience in the tournament, fans were given a taste of something they had long dreamt of. The starting lineup against Montreal in the July 9 opener featured three designated players: Carles Gil, Gustavo Bou, and Adam Buksa.