RSL Match Preview & Game Notes v. Arabe Unido

MLS Cup champs set for inaugural run in CONCACAF Champions League

REAL
SALT LAKE CONCACAF CHAMPIONS LEAGUE MATCH PREVIEW: RSL v. ARABE UNIDO (PAN) –
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 18

Defending MLS Champs Begin Maiden Voyage in CONCACAF
Champions League with 8:00 p.m. Kickoff in Sandy;

Link to RSL Game Notes v. Arabe Unido Now Available Online

 

SANDY, Utah (Tuesday,
August 17, 2010)
– After
climbing to second place on Major League Soccer’s overall table over the
weekend, Real Salt Lake (11-4-6, 39 pts.) will take a brief hiatus from
regular season play over the next two weeks to concentrate on its first-ever
appearance in the CONCACAF Champions League. The defending MLS Cup
champions will start Group A round-robin play in the regional club championship
tomorrow, Wednesday, Aug. 18, when the Claret-and-Cobalt welcome
Panamanian champs Arabe Unido to Rio Tinto Stadium for an 8:00
p.m. kickoff
.

 

Tickets for Wednesday’s historic
contest in Sandy, which cost just $15 in all seating areas (excluding
Club seats), remain available and can be purchased online at www.RealSaltLake.com and www.RioTintoStadium.com, over the
phone at 801-727-2700, and in person at the Rio Tinto Stadium Box
Office
weekdays from 10:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.

 

Real Salt Lake’s debut in
international competition will be televised live by Fox Soccer Channel,
and CONCACAF.com will also carry a live video feed of the match. Fans
can also follow the action as it unfolds via RSL’s official radio partners – ESPN 700 Sports (English), ESPN
Deportes 1600-AM and Homero 106.1-FM
(Spanish) – and the club’s official
Twitter feed
, found at www.twitter.com/RealSaltLake.

 

“RSL on the Air”: August 18 v. Arabe Unido (PAN)  – 8:00
p.m. MT

TV:                 
Fox
Soccer Channel

Online:          
CONCACAF.com
(all
CCL Group Stage matches to be streamed live online)
 

Radio:           
ESPN
700
&
ESPN700Sports.com
(English) – Coverage begins with America First
Credit Union Pre-match Report
at 7:00 p.m.

                       
ESPN Deportes 1600-AM and Homero 106.1-FM (Spanish)

 

Game Notes for RSL v. Arabe Unido  Now Available Online

Following is the link to the Adobe PDF file
for the Real Salt Lake Game Notes in advance of Wednesday’s CONCACAF
Champions League Group A opener against Panamanian champs Arabe Unido at Rio
Tinto Stadium in Sandy, Utah. If you have any problems obtaining the document,
would prefer to receive the document as an attachment, or are seeking more
information on the match, please contact John Koluder in the RSL Communications
Department via email at jkoluder@RealSaltLake.com.

Real
Salt Lake Game Notes: RSL v. Arabe Unido (CONCACAF Champions League) –
Wednesday, August 18, 2010

 

Real
Salt Lake Injury Report – Tuesday, August 17, 2010

OUT: None

DOUBTFUL: None

QUESTIONABLE: None

PROBABLE: MF Ned Grabavoy
(L upper leg strain), DF Robbie Russell (R foot contusion)


CONCACAF Champions
League Group A Schedule (home team listed first)

Matchweek #1

Tuesday, August 17

Toronto FC (CAN) v. Cruz Azul (MEX) – 6:00
p.m. MT – Fox Soccer Channel / TeleFutura

Wednesday, August 18

Real Salt Lake (USA) v. Arabe Unido (PAN)
– 8:00 p.m. MT – Fox Soccer Channel

 

Matchweek #2

Tuesday, August 24

Arabe Unido v. Toronto FC – 6:00 p.m. MT –
Fox Soccer Channel

Wednesday, August 25

Cruz Azul v. Real
Salt Lake
– 6:00 p.m. MT – Fox Soccer Channel / TeleFutura

 

Matchweek #3

Wednesday, Sept. 15

Real Salt Lake v. Toronto FC – 8:00
p.m. MT – Fox Soccer Channel

Arabe Unido v. Cruz Azul – 8:00 p.m. MT –
Galavision

 

Matchweek #4

Tuesday, Sept. 21

Cruz Azul v. Toronto FC – 8:00 p.m. MT – Fox
Soccer Channel / TeleFutura

Wednesday, Sept. 22

Arabe Unido v. Real
Salt Lake
– 6:00 p.m. MT – Fox Soccer Channel (tape-delay @ 9:00
p.m.)

 

Matchweek #5

Tuesday, Sept. 28

Toronto FC v. Real
Salt Lake
– 6:00 p.m. MT – TV TBA

Cruz Azul v. Arabe Unido – 6:00 p.m. MT – TV
TBA

 

Matchweek #6

Tuesday, October 19

Toronto FC v. Arabe Unido – 6:00 p.m. MT – TV
TBA

Real Salt Lake v. Cruz Azul – 8:00
p.m. MT – TV TBA

 

www.RealSaltLake.com / www.RioTintoStadium.com / www.RSLtotheCore.com / www.ESPN700Sports.com