Washington, D.C. (Sports Network) - The New England Revolution overturned a
one-goal deficit on Saturday to claim a 2-1 victory at D.C. United and remain
in the playoff hunt.
D.C. took the lead in the eighth minute when Luis Silva collected a pass from
Joe Thorrington on the turn and fired a rocket into the bottom corner from 25
The home side held the lead until the second half when Dimitry Imbongo leveled
the score by turning in Chris Tierney's cross in the 54th minute.
New England's comeback was completed nine minutes later when Saer Sene's shot
came back into play off the crossbar and fell kindly to Diego Fagundez, who
polished off the move with a simple header into the back of the net.
The Revs (8-7-6) have won two successive league matches to improve to 30
points on the season.
United (2-15-4) drops its fourth result in its last five outings as it remains
at the foot of the MLS table on 10 points.
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