FOXBOROUGH, Mass. – The New England Revolution announced today that Michael Burns has been dismissed as general manager, effective immediately.
“As an original Revolution player and throughout his time with the club’s front office, Michael has always been a terrific ambassador for the club,” said Revolution President, Brian Bilello. “His impact on the team and organization has been felt in many ways and we are grateful for his commitment and service to the New England Revolution.”
Burns’ tenure as general manager ends after more than seven seasons in the role, to which he was appointed in November 2011 after spending the previous four years as vice president of player personnel.