Revs Activate Reis With Burpo Out With Broken Leg
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) – The New England Revolution activated
goalkeeper Matt Reis from the disabled list after Preston Burpo was
lost for the season with a broken leg.
Burpo was injured in a 3-2 win over the New York Red Bulls on
Saturday night. The team says he underwent surgery Sunday to repair
two fractures in his right leg and faces about six months of
The 35-year-old Reis had been the top goalkeeper for the
Revolution for the past six seasons. He was placed on the disabled
list April 30 as he continued his rehabilitation from offseason
surgeries on his left shoulder and left knee.
New England plays at Seattle FC on Saturday.
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