May 23 2020, 07:30 pm
The New England Revolution’s highest priority during this time remains safeguarding the health and well-being of the club’s fans, players, coaches, and employees. The Revolution are in full support of Major League Soccer’s decision to extend the suspension of match play in accordance with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s guidance to suspend public gatherings involving 50 people over the next eight weeks.
The club remains in close communication with local, state, and federal constituents to determine safe protocols and develop the appropriate course for future Revolution games and events. The Revolution look forward to resuming the MLS season and playing a full slate of games as soon as it is prudent to do so.
Major League Soccer Statement on CDC Recommendation
NEW YORK (March 19, 2020) – In accordance with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s guidance to postpone events involving more than 50 people over the next eight weeks, Major League Soccer has extended the postponement of its matches during this period of time. MLS remains focused on playing the entire 2020 season and is evaluating all options, including pushing back the end of the season and playing MLS Cup in December, as the league did prior to the 2019 season. The league is also identifying other available dates. Throughout this process, MLS will continue to prioritize the safety of our fans, players, employees and partners and to coordinate with federal and local public health authorities as well as other sporting organizations.