RSL News Stand - Dec. 28

Catch up with all the RSL & soccer news from over the Christmas break

Welcome back to the RSL
News Stand! As you’ll see below, Real Salt Lake’s best gift under the Christmas
tree this year was Paulo Jr., as the club agreed to an extension of the young
Brazilian striker’s loan deal with Miami FC through 2011, with an option to
purchase his rights through 2014 at year’s end …

Salt Lake Tribune: Real Salt Lake extends loan deal for Paulo Jr.

News: Paulo Jr. will be back with RSL in 2011
Real Salt Lake extends Paulo Jr.’s loan

it Real: Real Salt Lake extends loan for Paulo Jr.


From the “Alumni Desk,”
a bit more news on Robbie Findley’s potential move to Nottingham Forest and a
breakdown of snow in Scotland v. snow in SLC from our old Medical
Correspondent, “Dr. Goals” (hope you’re doing well, Kenny!)…

News: Soccer notebook: Ex-RSL forward Findley to join England’s Nottingham
Buddle, Findley in search of big payday

is Nottingham: Findley can expect warm reception from the Forest dressing room

Record (UK): Deuchar previews Dunferline v. Falkirk


And we end with a little
bit of everything in our “hodge-podge” section, including some year-end
breakdowns and the first sighting of a mock SuperDraft (it’s about time!) …
“Kick Off” – Tuesday, December 28, 2010
“Kick Off” – Monday, December 27, 2010
Monday Postgame: Movers and shakers

(VIDEO) Top 25 Stories of 2010 (20-25)

(VIDEO) Top 25 Stories of 2010 (14-19)
Monday MLS Breakdown: 2010 Year-End Awards, Part I – The Official Ballot
Year in Review - Biggest Disappointments in U.S. Soccer in 2010

Keepin’ it
Real: Meet Eriq Zavaleta

it Real: 2011 MLS SuperDraft loses a round
Pre-combine mock MLS SuperDraft

at Heart: Seahawks, NFL, and danger of over-expansion with tiny divisions