New England Revs 1-2 Galaxy: Galaxy hang on for away win

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New England Revolution fell to a home defeat at the hands of LA Galaxy at Gillette Stadium on Monday. After today’s result, Revs are in 9th place in the table and have 34 points while Galaxy sit in 7th with 37 points after 39 matches.

Galaxy dominated the first half, with an early goal from Aguirre in the 4th minute. However they weren’t finished yet and Chicharito made it 2-0, 15 minutes in to secure a 2-0 win.

Revs took the initiative in the second half, when Carles Gil found the net, 82 minutes in, sealing a 2-1 victory for the home side.

There were bookings for Henry Kessler from Revs, and Chicharito, for Galaxy.

Technical card:
New England Revolution:Petrovic, Henry Kessler, Farrell, Dejuan Jones, Bye, Polster, Makoun, Mcnamara, Boateng, Rennicks and Carles Gil
LA Galaxy:Bond, Coulibaly (Klještan, min.60), Nick Depuy, Williams, Araujo, Chase Gasper, Brugman (Alvarez, min.65), Riqui Puig, Aguirre, Cabral (Grandsir, min.65) and Chicharito (Joveljic, min.71)
Stadium:Gillette Stadium
Goals:Aguirre (0-1, min. 4), Chicharito (0-2, min. 15) and Carles Gil (1-2, min. 82)