New England Revolution Player Goes on Medical Leave

Apr 8, 2013

Kevin Alston, a soccer player with the New England Revolution has taken an indefinite leave of absence after being diagnosed with leukemia.

The 24 year old was picked up by the Revolution in 2009, and has started all 116 games he’s played in.

The team says Alston’s condition is treatable, and he will not be hospitalized.  He expects to return to the team.