Revolution Returns to MLS Cup in a New Era of U.S. Soccer Fandom
The New England Revolution is still a clear No. 5 on the popularity power ranking of the region’s pro sports teams.
But the Revs will also become the only local pro team to play in a league championship game in 2014 (has it really been that long already, since Koji struck out Matt Carpenter?), when they take on U.S. soccer icon Landon Donovan and the Los Angeles Galaxy in the MLS Cup final on Sunday at 3 p.m.
You know what that means: get the bandwagon ready. ...
See the whole article here, from Boston.com.
Kicking Back Comments: Bandwagons indeed. It's too bad too as the boys have played well this year, especially Nguyen and deserve more than a casual glance. It will be my prediction that this match will be on screens across New England this Sunday and not the Celtics.
After that however, I expect, New England sports to get back to "normal" and folks will tune in the Celtics ... as horrible as they are .... again.