Revolution

BSJ Match Report: Minnesota United 2, Revs 1 — Sloppy first-half play, no creativity leads to 2nd-straight loss

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All you need to know about the Revolution’s 2-1 loss to with Minnesota United FC Wednesday night, complete with BSJ quickie analysis and insight.

HEADLINES

First two-game losing skid of the season: It’s a difficult pill to swallow, but the one thing the Revolution have avoided thus far in ’18 happened Wednesday night in Minneapolis. Despite bossing a good portion of the match, a lack of creativity and some good harassing by the Loons led New England (7-6-7) to drop three vital points and its second-straight game. The loss also snapped a three-match road unbeaten streak.

Two bad defensive mistakes put New England down 2-0 at the half: A poor header