RSL News Stand - Monday, March 14, 2011

More looks ahead at opening leg vs. Saprissa, MLS in 2011

There's a lot to get to in today's edition of the RSL News Stand, beginning with some immediate looks ahead to tomorrow night's opening leg of the CCL Semifinals against Deportivo Saprissa and continuing on with more long-term forecasting via a growing listing of MLS season previews, including SI.com's wide-ranging look at all things Major League Soccer in 2011. Enjoy!

 

CONCACAF Champions League Semifinals (Leg One) – Real Salt
Lake v. Saprissa

Deseret
News: RSL looking to control tempo in Champions League match

The
Salt Lake Tribune (RSL blog): Key strategy revealed? Maybe not so much for RSL

FIFA.com:
CONCACAF cream shrinks to four

MLSsoccer.com:
RSL away of Saprissa’s high-pressure attack

MLSsoccer.com:
Wingert injured in Real Salt Lake practice

MLS Insider: RSL
to carry the flag for American soccer against Saprissa

 

RSL/MLS News & Notes

SI.com:
MLS Commissioner Don Garber talks Portland-Seattle rivalry, future of league,
more …

MLSsoccer.com:
“Kick Off” – Monday, March 14, 2011

Soccer
By Ives: MLS weekend recap …

Soccer
America: Will refs respond to Garber’s sensible request?

RSL
Soapbox: Thoughts and pics from RSL’s Sunday practice session

RSL
Soapbox: Real Salt Lake announce their 2011 season ticket exchange dates

 

2011 MLS Season Previews

USA
Today: 2011 MLS Season Preview: New teams, new postseason as league rises

MLSsoccer.com:
2 Days to First Kick: 2 to Dance

SI.com:
Staff experts’ predictions for 2011 MLS season

SI.com:
MLS Western Conference Preview

SI.com:
MLS Eastern Conference Preview

SI.com:
Preseason 2011 MLS Power Rankings

SI.com:
Top 10 breakout players in MLS for 2011

SI.com:
10 most intriguing MLS figures to keep an eye on

Goal.com:
McCarthy’s Musings: 2011 MLS Eastern Conference Preview

MLS
Talk: The MLS Talk 2011 season predictions