Man Utd and Liverpool target Djordje Petrovic sets new record with latest penalty save for New England Revolution

Comments (0)
Petrovic New England Revolution 2022
New England Revolution's Djordje Petrovic broke a MLS record on Saturday, becoming the fastest goalkeeper to save five penalties.
  • Petrovic saves fifth penalty in MLS
  • Fastest to five penalty saves
  • Helps the Revs remain top

WHAT HAPPENED? Liverpool and Manchester United target Djorde Petrovic managed to help New England Revolution to a draw against FC Cincinnati as he spectacularly saved a 30th-minute penalty from Luciano Acosta. This was the Serbian's fifth penalty save in MLS having played only 31 games so far, a record in the league.

THE BIGGER PICTURE: The penalty save helped the Revs draw against their current Eastern Conference rivals, a result that helped New England maintain their first place over FC Cincinnati. His performance will also put more sets of eyeballs on the keeper who might get a summer move to Europe.


Article continues below

WHAT NEXT? New England Revs have a three-game away run as they look to maintain their first place in the Eastern Conference. They next face off against Toronto before their visit to the DRV PNK Stadium.

This page contains affiliate links. When you subscribe through the links provided, we may earn a commission.

Sign up here for MLS Season Pass through Apple TV and watch every MLS match, including the playoffs!